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Lorraine Dugoff, MD

Lorraine Dugoff, MD Physician

Chief, Division of Reproductive Genetics Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Dr. Dugoff is employed by Penn Medicine.

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About Dr. Lorraine Dugoff

Recognized by America's Top Doctors, 2012 - 2018
Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2015 - 2018
Recognized in Philadelphia magazine's annual Top Docs issues, 2015 - 2019

Clinical Specialties


  • Maternal Fetal Medicine
  • Reproductive Genetics

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Medical Genetics - Clinical Genetics, 1996
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology - Maternal and Fetal Medicine, 1999
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1997

Clinical Expertise:

  • Alpha-Fetoprotein Test (AFP)
  • Childbirth - Premature Labor
  • Fetal Chromosomal Abnormalities
  • Genetic and Rare Diseases Treatments and Procedures
  • High-Risk Pregnancy
  • Hypertension and Pregnancy
  • Maternal Serum Screening
  • Obstetrical Ultrasound
  • Preconception Counseling
  • Preeclampsia
  • Prenatal Birth Defects
  • Prenatal Genetics
  • Prenatal Serum Screening
  • Reproductive Genetic Counseling
  • Vaginal Birth after Cesarean (VBAC)

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Clover Health Plan
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • eLAP Services
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Homestead Smart Health Plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Health and Wellness (Centene) Medicare
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Care
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Provider Partners Health Plan
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan
  • Veterans Choice Program

Education and Training

Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine
Residency: Pennsylvania Hospital
Residency: University of Colorado Medical Center
Fellowship: University of Colorado Medical Center


American College of Medical Genetics (Fellow), National American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologist, National American Gynecological and Obstetrical Society, Fellow, National Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGO), National Chronic Hypertension and Pregnancy (CHAP) Project U01, National International Society of Prenatal Diagnosis, International Perinatal Quality Foundation, National Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Dugoff is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Chester County Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.


Selected Publications:

Saccone G, Roman A, Dude CM, Ward A, Anastasio H, Dugoff L, Zullo F, Berghella V: Midtrimester transvaginal ultrasound cervical length in diamniotic twin pregnancies according to chorionicity Submitted to Eur J Obstetric Gynecol Repro Biol : 2018.

Burns W, Dugoff L: Screening for aneuploidy in multiple gestations: the challenges and options. Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 45(1):41-53 : 2018.

Dugoff L, Berghella V, Sehdev H, MacKeen AD, Goetzl L, Ludmir J.: Prevention of preterm birth with a pessary in singletons (PoPPS): a randomized controlled trial. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 51 (5):573-579 : 2018.

van’t Hooft J, Alfirevic Z, Asztalos EV, Biggio JR, Dugoff L, Hoffman M, Lee G, Mol BW, Pacagnella RC, Pajkrt E, Saade GR, Shennan AH, Vayssiere C, Kahn KS: CROWN initiative and preterm birth prevention: researchers and editors commit to implement core outcome sets BJOG 125 (1): 2018.

Boelig RC. Roman-Carmargo A, Berghella V, Dugoff L, Ludmir J: Second trimester cervical length <11mm is associated with asymptomatic manual cervical dilation and poor perinatal outcomes. Submitted for publication in Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology June 2018 Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology-Submitted for publication : 2018.

Hopkins MK, Kuller JA, Dugoff L.: Management of Stillbirth. Topics in Obstet Gynecol-Accepted for publication : 2018.

O'Brien BM, Dugoff L: What education, background, and credentials are required to provide genetic counseling?; Seminars in Perinatology : 2018.

Patel S, Dugoff L: Cell-free DNA Screening Perinatal Genetics : 2018.

Bender W, Koelper N, Sammel MD, Dugoff L.: Association of Fetal Fraction of Cell Free DNA and Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy. Am J Perinatol Accepted July 2018 : 2018.

Wapner RW, Dugoff L: Prenatal Diagnosis of Congenital Disorders Creasy and Resnik's Maternal Fetal Medicine: Principles and Practice, upcoming 8th edition. Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA : 2018.

Academic Contact Info

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Reproductive Genetics
Maternal Fetal Medicine
3400 Spruce Street, 2 Silverstein

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 615-3739
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)