Skip to main content
Photo of  Heather Masters, MD

Heather Masters, MD

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Obstetrics & Gynecology | College of Medicine

Education/Credentials
  • MD: University of Cincinnati
  • BS: Xavier University
  • Residency: University of Cincinnati
  • Postdoctoral Training: University of Cincinnati
  • Fellowship: University of Cincinnati
Board Certifications & Licenses

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Certification Date: 20170113) - (Recertification Date: 20201231)

Contact Information

Clinical Interests

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Cervical insufficiency

Fetal growth restriction

Genetic abnormalities

Heart disease in pregnancy

Periviable birth

Preterm Labor

Twin Pregnancy

Gestational Diabetes

Peer Reviewed Publications

Sinclair, Samantha; Masters, Heather R; DeFranco, Emily; Rountree, Sara; Warshak, Carri R 2021. Universal transvaginal cervical length screening during pregnancy increases the diagnostic incidence of low-lying placenta and placenta previa. American journal of obstetrics & gynecology MFM, 3 1, 100255

Masters, Heather R; Warshak, Carri; Sinclair, Samantha; Rountree, Sara; DeFranco, Emily 2020. Time required to complete transvaginal cervical length in women receiving universal cervical length screening for preterm birth prevention. The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, , 1-5

Mishra, Vimal; Tu, Shin-Ping; Heim, Joseph; Masters, Heather; Hall, Lindsey; Clark, Ralph R; Dow, Alan W 2019. Predicting the Future: Using Simulation Modeling to Forecast Patient Flow on General Medicine Units. Journal of hospital medicine, 14 1, 9-15

Rossi, Robert M; Warshak, Carri R; Masters, Heather R; Regan, Jodi K; Kritzer, Sara A; Magner, Kristin P 2019. Comparison of prostaglandin and mechanical cervical ripening in the setting of small for gestational age neonates. The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, 32 22, 3841-3846

Masters, Heather R; Housley, Emily; Van Hook, James W; DeFranco, Emily 2018. Maternal Obesity Is an Independent Risk Factor for Intensive Care Unit Admission during Delivery Hospitalization. American journal of perinatology, 35 14, 1423-1428

Valent, Amy M; DeArmond, Chris; Houston, Judy M; Reddy, Srinidhi; Masters, Heather R; Gold, Alison; Boldt, Michael; DeFranco, Emily; Evans, Arthur T; Warshak, Carri R 2017. Effect of Post-Cesarean Delivery Oral Cephalexin and Metronidazole on Surgical Site Infection Among Obese Women: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA, 318 11, 1026-1034

Regan, Jodi; Masters, Heather; Warshak, Carri R 2015. Estimation of the growth rate in fetuses with an abnormal cerebroplacental ratio compared to those with suspected growth restriction without evidence of centralization of blood flow. Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, 34 5, 837-42

Regan, Jodi; Masters, Heather; Warshak, Carri R 2015. Estimation of the growth rate in fetuses with an abnormal cerebroplacental ratio compared to those with suspected growth restriction without evidence of centralization of blood flow. Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, 34 5, 837-42