Lorie M. Harper, MD, MSCI

Phone: 1-512-324-7256
Fax: 1-512-324-7555

Education

Washington University School of Medicine, MD

Washington University School of Medicine, MSCI


Residency/Fellowship

Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine

Fellowship, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Biography

Lorie M. Harper, MD, MSCI, is a fellowship-trained maternal-fetal medicine specialist in both Women’s Health, a clinical partnership between Ascension Seton and UT Health Austin, and the Comprehensive Fetal Care Center, a clinical partnership between Dell Children's Medical Center and UT Health Austin. She also serves as the Director of Maternal-Fetal Medicine for Women's Health. Additionally, Dr. Harper is an associate professor and serves as both the Division Chief of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and the Fellowship Director of Maternal-Fetal Medicine for the Dell Medical School Department of Women’s Health.

Dr. Harper earned both her medical degree and her master’s in clinical investigation from Washington University School of Medicine. She simultaneously earned two bachelor’s degrees, one in biology and one in chemistry, at The University of Texas at Dallas, where she graduated summa cum laude. She completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology as well as a fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine at Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine.

Dr. Harper’s clinical career is dedicated to caring for women with medically complicated pregnancies and advancing women’s health through innovative research. In response to the ongoing opioid epidemic, she has recently expanded her clinical reach to include the management of substance use disorders in pregnancy. She is also a member of several nationally recognized organizations, such as the Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, the American Heart Association, and the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine.

Dr. Harper is a maternal-fetal medicine specialist with UT Health Austin.

Specializations

  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Obesity
  • Substance use disorder during pregnancy

Board Certification

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Awards & Honors

  • Norman Grant Award for Best Research in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
  • Top 10% Reviewer, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Locations

  • Women's Health - Maternal-Fetal Medicine - Hays
    Ascension Medical Group Seton Women’s Health
    6001 Kyle Parkway, Suite 240
    Kyle, TX 78640
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  • Women's Health - Maternal-Fetal Medicine - Medical Park Tower
    Ascension Medical Group Seton Women’s Health
    911 W. 38th Street, Suite 205
    Austin, TX 78705
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  • Women's Health - Maternal-Fetal Medicine - Williamson
    Ascension Medical Group Seton Women’s Health
    301 Seton Parkway, Suite 407
    Round Rock, TX 78665
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  • Comprehensive Fetal Care Center
    Dell Children's Specialty Pavilion
    4910 Mueller Blvd.
    Austin, TX 78723
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