Paul Ogburn, MD

Dr. Paul Ogburn specializes in maternal fetal medicine and is passionate about developing a maternal fetal medicine center in Western New York. The primary focus of the center will be providing care, in collaboration with the primary obstetrician, to women who may have high-risk pregnancies, maternal complications, or genetic conditions or fetal malformation.


  • Advanced Ultrasound evaluation
  • Amniocentesis
  • Genetic testing
  • Prevention or treatment of pregnancy complications


  • Fellowship, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill
  • Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill
  • Bachelor of Science, Chemistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill



  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • American Medical Society
  • Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • International Society for the Study of Hypertension in Pregnancy
  • New York Academy of Science
  • The New York Perinatal Society
  • American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
  • Mayo Surgical Society
  • International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • New York State Perinatal Society


  • Doctors Mayo Society
  • Counsel on Residency Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology National Faculty Award
  • Ellison Pierce Safety Award, American Society of Anesthesiologists, Inc.


  • Ogburn PL, Ogburn P. Obesity and gestational diabetes in pregnancy: an evolving epidemic. Journal of Perinatal Medicine. 2016; 44(4).
  • Allaf MB, Campbell WA, Vintzileos AM, Haeri S, Javadian P, Shamshirsaz AA, Ogburn P, Figueroa R, Wax J, Markenson G, Chavez MR, Ravangard SF, Ruano R, Sangi-Haghpeykar H, Salmanian B, Meyer M, Johnson J, Ozhand A, Davis S, Borgida A, Belfort MA, Shamshirsaz AA. Does early second-trimester sonography predict adverse perinatal outcomes in monochorionic diamniotic twin pregnancies? Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. 2014; 33(9).
  • Allaf MB, Vintzileos AM, Chavez MR, Wax JA, Ravangard SF, Figueroa R, Borgida A, Shamshirsaz A, Markenson G, Davis S, Habenicht R, Haeri S, Ozhand A, Johnson J, Sangi-Haghpeykar H, Spiel M, Ruano R, Meyer M, Belfort MA, Ogburn P, Campbell WA, Shamshirsaz AA. First-trimester sonographic prediction of obstetric and neonatal outcomes in monochorionic diamniotic twin pregnancies. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. 2014; 33(1).
  • Demishev M, Avila C, Figueroa R, Hellinger JC, Ogburn P. Successful pregnancy outcome after conservative management of second trimester cornual uterine rupture. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. 2014; 33(11).
  • Avila C, Bhangoo R, Figueroa R, Santorelli J, Ogburn P, Desan PH. Association of smoking with wound complications after cesarean delivery. Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2012; 25(8).
  • Elimian A, Demsky M, Figueroa R, Ogburn P, Spitzer AR, Quirk JG. The influence of genetic counselors on the acceptance of mid-trimester amniocentesis. Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2005; 17(3).
  • Ogburn, PL. Benefits of Omega-3 fatty acids for fetal development persist through lifespan. OB Management 2005: June Supplement: S3-s5.
  • Elimian A, Demsky M, Figueroa R, Ogburn P, Spitzer AR, Gerald Quirk J. The influence of IVF, multiple gestation and miscarriage on the acceptance of genetic amniocentesis. Prenatal Diagnosis. 2003; 23(6).
  • Chu K, Elimian A, Barbera J, Ogburn P, Spitzer A, Quirk JG. Antecedents of newborn hearing loss. Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2003; 101(3).
  • Elimian A, Verma R, Ogburn P, Wiencek V, Spitzer A, Quirk JG. Magnesium sulfate and neonatal outcomes of preterm neonates. Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2002; 12(2).
  • Deinard AS, Ogburn P. A/NJ/8/76 influenza vaccination program: effects on maternal health and pregnancy outcome. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. 1981; 140(3).

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