Dr. Frances A Smith MD Obstetrician-Gynecologist

Dr. Frances Smith is an obstetrician-gynecologist in Houston, Texas. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital and The Woman's Hospital of Texas. She received her medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. Dr. Smith accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 113 doctors at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital and one of 113 at The Woman's Hospital of Texas who specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Obstetrician-Gynecologist: General Obstetrics & Gynecology

Hospital Affiliation

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
High performing in Gynecology

The Woman's Hospital of Texas
High performing in Gynecology

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1981 - 1985

Baylor College of Medicine
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Mutations in FBXL4 Cause Mitochondrial Encephalopathy and a Disorder of Mitochondrial DNA Maintenance.
Bonnen, P. E.,Yarham, J. W.,Besse, A.,Wu, P.,Faqeih, E. A.,Al-Asmari, A. M.,Saleh, M. A.,Eyaid, W.,Hadeel, A.,He, L.,Smith, F.,Yau, S.,Simcox, E. M.,Miwa, S.,Donti, T.,Abu-Amero, K. K.,Wong, L. J.,Craigen, W. J.,Graham, B. H.,Scott, K. L.,McFarland, R.,Taylor, R. W.

Outcomes from implementing systematic antepartum depression screening in obstetrics.
Rowan, P., Greisinger, A., Brehm, B., Smith, F., McReynolds, E.

Improving influenza immunization in pregnant women and healthcare workers.
Mouzoon, M.E., Munoz, F.M., Greisinger, A.J., Brehm, B.J., Wehmanen, O.A., Smith, F.A., Markee, J.A., Glezen, W.P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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