Maria Pierce, MD

Maria Pierce, MD

Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine

About Maria Pierce, MD

Dr. Pierce is a board-certified Perinatal-Neonatal Medicine physician. She graduated from the University of Michigan, Medical School and completed her Perinatal-Neonatal fellowship at the University of Miami. Dr. Pierce arrived at The Children's Hospital of San Antonio from Tulane Medical Center in 1997. She has served as the Medical Director of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit since 2000.

Dr. Pierce's clinical interests are caring for infant's requiring Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO), Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension, and Neonatal Transport. She has been an ECMO physician since 1993.

Her clinical research interests include premature lung disease and retinopathy of prematurity. She has published over 60 publications in peer review journals. When she is not in the NICU, she enjoys playing golf.

Hospital Affiliations
CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital
CHRISTUS The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio

Locations

Education & Certifications

  • Education

    Education

    University of Michigan Medical School

  • Education

    Residency

    University of Miami

  • Education

    Fellowships

    University of Miami