Caroline Stella, MD, FACOG, Joins White Plains Hospital Physician Associates
White Plains, N.Y. – White Plains Hospital is pleased to welcome Dr. Caroline Stella as Director of Maternal Fetal Medicine. In addition to her administrative leadership, Dr. Stella will provide specialty care for women with high-risk pregnancies, including performing prenatal diagnostic procedures, 3D/4D obstetric ultrasounds, nuchal translucency screening, and perinatal consultations.
Prior to joining White Plains Hospital, Dr. Stella served as the Director of Maternal Fetal Medicine and held other leadership positions at Greenwich Hospital-Yale New Haven Health/Yale Medicine. She is double board-certified in general Obstetrics/Gynecology and the sub-specialty of Maternal Fetal Medicine by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG).
Dr. Stella is considered an expert in the field of preeclampsia, preterm labor, thrombophilias and proteomic technology and has been invited to speak nationally and internationally on a variety of maternal fetal medicine issues. She has numerous publications in peer reviewed journals and has received many awards and honors for her research.
She has been included in Castle Connolly’s “Top Doctors,” Exceptional Women in Medicine, Greenwich Magazine Top Doctors and Fairfield County Top Doctors, and has been recognized with a Patient’s Choice Award, On-Time Doctor Award and Compassionate Doctor Award.
Dr. Stella is an active member of various national ACOG committees, most recently a member of the Committee on Health Economics and Coding. Prior to her present committee assignment, Dr. Stella was appointed by various ACOG presidents to the following committees: Patient Safety and Quality Improvement; Genetics; and Council of Residency Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology. She is also a member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology, and the American Association for Physician Leadership.
She will see patients at 41 E. Post Road, White Plains. For appointments and more information, call (914) 681-2164.
About White Plains Hospital
White Plains Hospital is a proud member of the Montefiore Health System, serving as its tertiary hub of advanced care in the Hudson Valley. The Hospital is a 292-bed not-for-profit health care organization with the primary mission of providing exceptional acute and preventive medical care to all people who live in, work in or visit Westchester County and its surrounding areas. Centers of Excellence include the Center for Cancer Care, The William & Sylvia Silberstein Neonatal & Maternity Center and The Ruth and Jerome A. Siegel Stroke Center. The Hospital’s Flanzer Emergency Department is the busiest in Westchester County, with more than 60,000 patient visits a year. White Plains Hospital performs lifesaving emergency and elective angioplasty in its Joan and Alan Herfort, MD, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Marie Promuto Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. White Plains Hospital has outpatient medical facilities across Westchester, including multispecialty practices in Armonk, New Rochelle, Somers and Yorktown Heights; and Scarsdale Medical Group locations in Harrison and Scarsdale. The Hospital is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and earned its recognition as a Top Performer for Key Quality Measures® in 2015 and 2013. The Hospital received Magnet® designation in 2012 and 2016 from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). In 2014, 2016 and 2018, and 2019, White Plains Hospital received the Outstanding Patient Experience Award from Healthgrades® and in 2019, was the only Hospital in Westchester to be named Best Regional Hospital by U.S. News & World Report. http://www.wphospital.org