Welcome to the Preterm Birth Prevention Clinic!

The goal of the clinic is to provide supportive, consistent medical care and education to women at highest risk for spontaneous preterm birth.

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Tracy Manuck 2017Welcome to the UNC Preterm Birth Prevention Clinic! Our goal is to provide the latest evidence based approach to the care of women at highest risk of a preterm birth.  Whether you are a patient or a medical provider, we are here to help!

If you are a woman at high risk for delivering preterm, we understand that this can be a very emotional time.  We are here to help.  You can find more information here.

If you are a referring provider - we look forward to working with you.  We are available to provide one time consultations, recurring consultation (co-management), or full transfer of care per you and your desires.  You can find more information here.

The entire Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine at UNC is committed to providing the highest quality care.  We work together with the Newborn Critical Care Center (NCCC) at UNC.  We are able to provide Level 4 services to moms and to babies.  This means that we can take care of the sickest moms and the youngest babies!

Dr. Manuck is the Medical Director of the UNC Preterm Birth Prevention Program.  She attended the University of Utah for her Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellowship from 2007-2010, where she also earned her Masters in Clinical Investigation.  She is actively involved in the Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine and Maternal Fetal Medicine Units Network research, and is board certified in both Obstetrics and Gynecology and Maternal Fetal Medicine.  Dr. Manuck is well known nationally for her research and clinical work in the field of preterm and premature birth.  Her research has received numerous accolades, and she is the 2-time award winner of the National March of Dimes Award for the Best Research in Prematurity.

When you call for an appointment, you may be scheduled to see Dr. Manuck or one of her partners.  Please be assured that the entire team of Maternal Fetal Medicine physicians, Genetic Counselors, and Neonatologists are committed to providing the level of care and support that each woman and her baby needs!

Tracy Manuck, MD
UNC Preterm Birth Prevention Clinic
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine
UNC Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology