Dr. Laxmi Baxi MD Obstetrician-Gynecologist

Dr. Laxmi Baxi is an obstetrician-gynecologist in New York, New York and is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Seth G.S. Medical College and has been in practice for 51 years. She is one of 111 doctors at NYU Langone Medical Center who specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology. She also speaks multiple languages, including Gujarati, Hindi/Urdu and Marathi.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Obstetrician-Gynecologist: Maternal & Fetal Medicine/High Risk

Clinical Interests: Multiple Pregnancy, Pregnancy Complications, Habitual Abortion, Premature Birth, Premature Obstetric Labor

Hospital Affiliation

NYU Langone Medical Center
High performing in Gynecology

Other Languages Spoken

  • Gujarati
  • Hindi/Urdu
  • Marathi

Education & Medical Training

UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1976–1977

Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
Fellowship, Maternal fetal medicine, 1977–1979

Seth G.S. Medical College
Class of 1963

King Edward Memorial Hospital
Residency, King Edward Memorial Hospital,Mumbai;Nowrosjee Wadia Hospital, Mumbai, 1963–1969

King Edward Memorial Hospital
Other Training, Obstetrics and gynecology, 1963–1966


Other Training, Inter Science, Pre-med, 1958


Other Training, Inter Science, Pre-med, 1958

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified 33 years in Obstetrics & Gynecology

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified 27 years in Maternal-Fetal Medicine

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com
2009

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com
2010

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com
2011

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com
2012

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com
2013

Whos Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Marquis Whos Who

Fellow (FACOG), American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Life time achievement award for women's health, Association of medical women of India, mumbai
2012

Life-time achievement award, for contribution to ‘Women’s health’, Association of Medical women of India, Mumbai branch
2012

Special recognition and award as top 5% of peer reviewer, Am. J. Ob Gyn
2012

Special recognition as top 10% of reviewers, Obstetrics and Gynecology
2012

Top Ten Doctors, Vitals
2012

Special recognition and award as top 5% of reviewer, Am. J. Ob. Gyn
2011

Compassionate doctor award, Vitals
2010

Super Doctors of New York, New York Times
2009

Excellence in teaching department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, as recognized by the graduating students of P&S, Columbia University
2009

Patient’s choice doctor award, Vitals
2008

Nominated as Physician of the year by the nurses, Morgan Stanley Children’s hospital
2008

Patient Choice Doctor award, Patient choice.com
2008

Patient Choice Doctor award, Patient choice.com
2009

Patient Choice Doctor award, Patient choice.com
2010

Patient Choice Doctor award, Patient choice.com
2011

Patient Choice Doctor award, Patient choice.com
2012

Nominated by the medical students, P & S class of 2007 as one of the best teachers from all departments
2007

Gender Equity Award for teaching Medical Students, AMWA at College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University
2006

Top doctors for women, Ladies Home Journal
2002

Who is who in American Education and Medicine, Marquis
2001

Who is Who in America, Marquis
2001

Who is who in the World, Marquis
2001

Dr Bhanuben Nanavati Memorial Golden Jubilee Oration Award, Mumbai Obstetrical and Gynecological Society
2001

Who is who in America, Swarthmore
2001

America's Top Doctors, Castle & Connelly
2001

America's Top Doctors, Castle & Connelly
2002

America's Top Doctors, Castle & Connelly
2003

America's Top Doctors, Castle & Connelly
2004

America's Top Doctors, Castle & Connelly
2005

America's Top Doctors, Castle & Connelly
2006

America's Top Doctors, Castle & Connelly
2007

America's Top Doctors, Castle & Connelly
2008

Who is who in North America in East, Marquis
2000

Who is Who of American Women, Marquis
2000

Who is who in medicine and health care, Marquis
2000

Teacher Recognition Award by the Class of 2000 (MD), Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
2000

Best Doctors in New York, NY, Castle & Connelly
1998

Excellence in Teaching Award, APGO (Association of Professors of Gynecology and obstetrics)
1998

America's best doctors, Castle and Connely
1998

America's best doctors, Castle and Connely
2005

America's best doctors, Castle and Connely
2006

America's best doctors, Castle and Connely
2007

America's best doctors, Castle and Connely
2008

America's best doctors, Castle and Connely
2009

Excellence in Teaching Award, Residents of Sloane Hospital for Women at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York
1993

Best Paper Award, New York Perinatal Society
1993

Institutional Award for Excellence in Medical Care Evaluations Quality Assurance Program, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
1991

Best Doctors in New York, N.Y. Magazine
1991

Best Doctors in New York, N.Y. Magazine
1995

Best Doctors in New York, N.Y. Magazine
1997

Best Doctors in New York, N.Y. Magazine
2000

Best Doctors in New York, N.Y. Magazine
2001

Best Doctors in New York, N.Y. Magazine
2002

Best Doctors in New York, N.Y. Magazine
2003

Best Doctors in New York, N.Y. Magazine
2004

Best Doctors in New York, N.Y. Magazine
2005

Best Doctors in New York, N.Y. Magazine
2006

Best Doctors in New York, N.Y. Magazine
2007

Best Doctors in New York, N.Y. Magazine
2008

Best doctors of New york, New York Magazine
1991

Best doctors of New york, New York Magazine
1995

Best doctors of New york, New York Magazine
1997

Best doctors of New york, New York Magazine
2000

Best doctors of New york, New York Magazine
2001

Best doctors of New york, New York Magazine
2002

Best doctors of New york, New York Magazine
2003

Best doctors of New york, New York Magazine
2004

Best doctors of New york, New York Magazine
2005

Best doctors of New york, New York Magazine
2006

Best doctors of New york, New York Magazine
2007

Best doctors of New york, New York Magazine
2008

Certificate of Excellence, Quality Assurance Committee, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
1990

Indumati C.L. Jhaveri Prize, 18th All India Obstetrics and Gynecology Conference
1974

Indumati C.L. Jhaveri Prize, 16th All India Obstetrics and Gynecology Conference
1973

Indumati C.L. Jhaveri Prize, 15th All India Obstetrics and Gynecology Conference
1972

Avabai Ratanshaw Dadabhoy Scholarship Award, Annual Competitive exam in Internal Medicine (3rd MBBS) at Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital
1962

Boman and Fali H. Khan Prize in Medical Jurisprudence and Forensic Medicine (Distinction in Medical Jurisprudence and Forensic Medicine), 2nd M.B.B.S.examination, Bombay University
1961

Bachubai T. Parekh Entrance Scholarship, Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital
1958

Gangabai Sunderdas Entrance Scholarship, Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital
1958

Satyavati Lalloobhai Shamaldas Scholarship, Inter Science Exam (Bombay University)
1958

Publications & Presentations

Tharakan J, Baxi LV 2014 3 1

BraceroL, Seybold D, Modak A, Rincon L, Witsberger S, Baxi LV 2012 1 1

Wallenstein MB, Belardo S, Baxi LV 2010 1 1

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