Dr. Michael Belfort, MD, PhD, MBBCh

Dr. Michael Belfort, MD, PhD, MBBCh

Work:

Medical Director, Texas Children’s Fetal Center

Education:

Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute Faculty of Medicine

Dr. Michael A. Belfort has 28 years of experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology with expertise in Maternal and Fetal Medicine. He earned his MBBCH from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, his MD from the University of Cape Town, and his Ph.D. from Karolinska Institute Faculty of Medicine. After completing his residencies in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital, Edendale Hospital, the University of Cape Town Faculty of Health Sciences, and Baylor University Medical Center, he went on to complete his Fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at Baylor University Medical Center. Today, this expert is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Maternal and Fetal Medicine. Formerly, this expert held roles as a Professor of the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Spencer Fox Eccles School of Medicine and as the Director of the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine at Utah Valley Hospital. Currently, he serves as the Medical Director of the Texas Children’s Fetal Center and as the Obstetrician and Gynecologist-in-Chief and the FB McGuyer Family Endowed Chair of Fetal Surgery at the Texas Children's Hospital. He also serves as an Adjunct Clinical Professor of Maternal-Fetal Medicine at Stanford University Medical Center and as the Ernst W. Bertner Chairman and Professor of the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and as a Professor in the Departments of Anesthesiology, Surgery and Neurosurgery at Baylor College of Medicine.

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m*********@m***.com

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(832) ***-****

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Stanford, California

At a Glance

Expert Witness Activity

44

Plaintiff Cases

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Defense Cases

27

Other Cases

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Expert Challenges

6

Malpractice Cases

3

Deposition Transcripts

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Personal Litigation

3

Publications

534

Media & News

788

Social Media Mentions

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Litigation Activities

47 records available

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Megan Ferrell, et al. v. Ohio State University Medical Centre, et al.

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2021-01-01

Javier De Luna, et al. v. Las Cruces Medical Center, et al.

Expert Witness

2019-08-07

Christopher Gonzalez, et al. v. Orlando Health, Inc.

Expert Witness

2018-10-16

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Publications

534 records available

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Hypertension in Pregnancy

Book (Editor)

Implementation and Assessment of a Laparotomy-Assisted Three-Port Fetoscopic Spina Bifida Repair Program

Journal Article

Etiology and Management of Hemorrhage

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Media & News

788 records available

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Celebrating Doctor's Day - Texas Children's Hospital

Mar 30, 2024 -- Happy Doctor's Day to my fellow physicians. May we continue to serve with humility, empathy and unwavering dedication. Michael A. Belfort, MD, ...

This glowing red sphere is a mother's womb OUTSIDE her body ...

NOW an amazing alternative has been developed by Dr Michael Belfort, chief obstetrician ... California, had long been trying for children but had suffered a ...

Perspective on Women's Health: Editors' 1997-1998 Year in ...

... Michael Belfort, MD Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TX. Jerome L ... California at San Francisco San Francisco, CA. Daron Ferris, MD Medical College of ...

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Education

Institution

Degree Type

Karolinska Institute Faculty of Medicine

Doctor of Philosophy

University of Cape Town

Doctor of Medicine

The Colleges of Medicine of South Africa

Diploma

Work History

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Employer

Medical Director

Texas Children’s Fetal Center

FB McGuyer Family Endowed Chair

Texas Children's Hospital

Adjunct Clinical Professor

Stanford University Medical Center

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