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Wadia Mulla, MD

Professor, Clinical Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences

Director, Obstetrics and Maternal Fetal Medicine

Wadia Mulla
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About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Maternal diabetes: pregestational and gestational
  • Obesity in pregnancy
  • The relationship of maternal diabetes, maternal obesity and childhood obesity
  • Maternal Obesity

Research Interests

  • Diabetes
  • Obesity
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Safe Zone: Dr. Mulla has completed Safe Zone training to learn about LGBTQ identities, gender and sexuality, and examine prejudice, assumptions, and privilege. She welcomes patients from the LGBTQ community in her practice. 
  • Fellowship, Reproductive Genetics, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1995
  • Fellowship, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1993
  • Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Akron City Hospital, Summa Health System, Akron, OH, 1991
  • Internship, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Akron City Hospital, Summa Health System, Akron, OH, 1988
  • MD, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown, OH, 1987
  • BS, Life Sciences, Kent State University, Kent, OH, 1987


  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Maternal Fetal Medicine
  • Medical Genetics
  • Clinical Genetics


  • Fellow, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • American Society of Human Genetics
  • Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
  • Diplomat, National Board of Medical Examiners
  • American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine

Honors & Awards

  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Association of Professors of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2010; 2020
  • Philadelphia Top Doc, 2014

Digital Bibliography

View PubMed Publications

Robin NH1, Curtis MT, Mulla W, Reynolds CA, Anday E, Rorke LB, Zackai EH. Non-immune hydrops fetalis associated with impaired fetal movement: a case report and review. Am J Med Genet. 1994 Nov 15;53(3):251-4

Surgery in the Pregnant Patient (Chapter 40) in Goldman DR, Brown F, Guarnieri DM (Eds). Perioperative Medicine, 2nd edition, McGraw Hill, Inc., New York, 1994.

Mulla W, Eife S, Jackson GM, Ludmir J, Observer Variability in Sonographic Assessment of Cervical Length. Poster Presentation at the 12th Annual Meeting of the Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, February 3-9, 1992, Orlando FL... Expand