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Dr. Sean Blackwell, MD

Maternal Fetal Medicine

Obstetrics And Gynecology

Dr. Sean Blackwell earned his medical degree at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago and completed his residency and fellowship training at Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit. Board certified in obstetrics and gynecology, Dr. Blackwell has been in practice since 1993. A specialist in maternal-fetal medicine, h...

Dr. Sean Blackwell earned his medical degree at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago and completed his residency and fellowship training at Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit.

Board certified in obstetrics and gynecology, Dr. Blackwell has been in practice since 1993. A specialist in maternal-fetal medicine, he has extensive expertise in preterm birth, medical complications of pregnancy, the role of obesity in pregnancy outcomes, pregnancy in women with physical disabilities, fetal brain injury and shoulder dystocia, a birth injury also referred to as birth trauma.

Dr. Blackwell directs the Center for Perinatal and Women’s Health Research at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth Houston, and he is a graduate of the Physician Quality and Safety Academy at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center and McGovern Medical School. He is vice chair for Clinical Research in McGovern Medical School’s Obstetrics and Gynecology Department and assistant dean for Health Care Quality in Perinatal Medicine and Women’s Health.

An associate editor of Pregnancy and Childbirth-BMC Research Notes, Dr. Blackwell also serves as a guest editor of Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics of North America and Obstetrics and Gynecology International, and on the editorial boards of the International Journal ofObstetrics and Gynecology International and the American Journal of Perinatology.

Dr. Blackwell is a member of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, Perinatal Research Society, Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Society for Clinical Trials and Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

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Locations and Appointments

Call to make an appointment (832) 325-7133

Meet the Provider

Specialties
  • Maternal Fetal Medicine
  • Obstetrics And Gynecology
  • Perinatology
Medical Education

University of Illinois at Rockford - Graduate Medical Education 1993

Languages Spoken
  • English
Fellowship

Wayne State University School of Medicine 2001

Affiliated Centers
  • Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Cypress Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Memorial City Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Pearland Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
Gender

Male

Internship & Residency

Wayne State University 1994, Wayne State University School of Medicine 1998

PCP Number

100000026862

Cities Served

Alief, Barker, Bellaire, Galena Park, Houston, Missouri City, North Houston, Pearland, Richmond, South Houston, Stafford, Sugar Land, Thompsons

Zip Codes Served

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Insurance Accepted

Insurance Providers
  • AARP Medicare Complete
  • Aetna Most Benefit Plans
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • AHI Healthlink
  • Amerigroup Chip
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Beechstreet
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Cigna Most Benefit Plans
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna Healthspring Star Plus MMP
  • Coastal Comp Healthnetworks Work Comp
  • Community Health Choice
  • Community Health Choice Chip
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace Kelsey QHP
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Community Health Choice Star
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO Network
  • Coventry Medicare Advantra
  • First Health - PPO Network
  • First Health Workers Comp
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Healthsmart
  • Humana Most Benefit Plans
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana HMOx QHP Exchange
  • Humanachoice PPO Medicare
  • Independant Medical Systems
  • Medicaid Traditional
  • Medicare Traditional
  • Medicus International - PPO Network
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Molina StarStar Plus
  • Multiplan
  • OccuNet PPO - PPO Network
  • Private Healthcare System
  • Reny Company Workers Comp
  • Superior Foster Care Program
  • United Healthcare Most Benefit Plans
  • United Healthcare Chip
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
  • United Healthcare Medicare Complete
  • United Healthcare Star
  • United Healthcare TXMMP
  • US Family Health Plan
  • USA Managed Care Organization - PPO Network
  • Wellcare
  • WELLCARE TEXAN PLUS
  • WorkLink Workers Comp

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  • Houston Chronicle logo

    High local premature birth rates linked to obesity, care access

    Dr. Blackwell discusses risk factors for preterm birth. Houston has one of highest rates of premature births in the nation, a problem experts say could reflect a lack of access to care and high levels of obesity.

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