Deborah Boyle, MD
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology
As a maternal-fetal physician, Deborah Boyle, MD, provides care for women experiencing high-risk pregnancies. Dr. Boyle specializes in the management of obstetrical, medical, and surgical complications related to pregnancy. She has particular interests in the detection, confirmation, assessment, and follow-up of fetal anomalies. An additional area of interest is the use of alternative medicine, lifestyle modification, and the exploration of the mind-body connection to enhance maternal health and improve obstetric outcomes. Dr. Boyle is also interested in non-narcotic alternatives for pain management and the investigation of economic strategies to provide increased access to care.
Dr. Boyle's current research involves the maternal/child bonding effect of prenatal ultrasound and its effect on depression in the mother.
The University of Chicago Medicine
Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine
Year Started Practice
Rush University Medical College
Internship, Residency, and Fellowship
University of Illinois Medical Center, Chicago
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Office Postal Address
Deborah Boyle, MD
Learn More About Dr. Boyle
Dr. Boyle supports optimized pregnancy and childbirth experiences at the Family Birth Center.
Dr. Boyle was one of dozens of specialists who cared for an infant boy born with a large neck tumor called a cervical teratoma. Dr. Boyle monitored the mother and baby before delivery and performed a highly complex cesarean section called an ex utero intrapartum treatment (EXIT) procedure. Read John Carlos’ birth story.
View a partial list of Dr. Boyle's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database (published as Dr. Deborah Gottmann).