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Louise Langdon Highley, MD

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Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Campus Mail: Dept Of Obgyn, Box_3616 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 684-8111

I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  I provide both medical and surgical care for gynecologic conditions, and care for obstetrics patients during their pregnancies and deliveries.  My specific interests include care of survivors of sexual abuse and assault and improvements in postpartum care.  

Education and Training

  • M.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, 2008


Highley, LL, Previs, RA, Dotters-Katz, SK, Brancazio, LR, and Grotegut, CA. "Cesarean delivery among women with prolonged labor induction." Journal of Perinatal Medicine 44, no. 7 (October 2016): 759-766.

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Au, N, Kuester-Schoeck, E, Mandava, V, Bothwell, LE, Canny, SP, Chachu, K, Colavito, SA, Fuller, SN, Groban, ES, Hensley, LA, O'Brien, TC, Shah, A, Tierney, JT, Tomm, LL, O'Gara, TM, Goranov, AI, Grossman, AD, and Lovett, CM. "Genetic composition of the Bacillus subtilis SOS system." Journal of Bacteriology 187, no. 22 (November 2005): 7655-7666.

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