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Texas Medical Center

Phone: 832-822-2229
Fax: 832-825-9403


6651 Fannin Street
Suite F420
Houston, TX 77030

Roopali Donepudi, MD


School Education Degree Year
University of Texas Medical School UT Health Science Center at Houston Fellowship Fetal Intervention 2016
Albert Einstein College of Medicine Fellowship Maternal Fetal Medicine 2013
University of Tennessee College of Medicine Residency Obstetrics & Gynecology 2010
Osmania Medical College Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2005


My goal is to provide safe, efficient, and patient-centered care in all aspects of Obstetrics/Gynecology and Maternal-Fetal Medicine with specific interests in ultrasonography, prenatal diagnosis and fetal intervention. I also enjoy being involved in medical education of students, residents and fellows.

Clinical Interests:

Fetal surgery, advanced obstetric imaging, multiple gestation, maternal and fetal care

Research Interests:

Twin twin transfusion syndrome, neural tube defects, fetal growth restriction, congenital fetal anomalies  


Organization Name Role
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine Member
Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine Member

Selected Publications

Donepudi RV, Moise KJ Jr. Intrauterine Transfusion Complicated by Umbilical Artery Thrombosis. Case Rep Obstet Gynecol 2019.

Donepudi R, Huynh M, Moise KJ, Papanna R, Johnson A, Austin M, Tsao K, Jain R.  Early Administration of Magnesium Sulfate during Open Fetal Myelomeningocele (fMMC) Repair Reduces the Dose of Inhalational Anesthesia. . Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy 2018.

Donepudi, R; Akkermans, J; Mann, L; Klumper, F; Middeldorp, J; Lopriore, E; Moise KJ Jr.; Bebbington, M; Johnson, A; Oepkes, D; Papanna, R. Recurrent Twin-Twin Transfusion Syndrome (rTTTS) and Twin Anemia Polycythemia Sequence (TAPS) after fetoscopic laser surgery (FLS): size (of the cannula) does matter. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 2017.

Donepudi R, Mann LK, Wohlmuth C, Johnson A, Bebbington MW, Moise KJ Jr, Boudreaux DS, Gardiner H, Papanna R  Recipient umbilical artery elongation (redundancy) in twin-twin transfusion syndrome.  Am J Obstet Gynecol 2017.

Donepudi R, Mann LK, Wohlmuth C, Johnson A, Bebbington MW, Moise KJ Jr, Boudreaux DS, Gardiner H, Papanna R.  Does anemia-polycythemia complicating twin-twin transfusion syndrome affect outcome after fetoscopic laser surgery?  Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 2016.

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