Board certified in obstetrics and gynecology by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and fellowship-trained in maternal-fetal medicine, Dr. Elizabeth Platz joined Valley Children’s as a maternal-fetal medicine specialist in July 2013. She has a special interest in managing patients requiring cerclage procedures or who have diabetes during pregnancy.
Dr. Platz came to Valley Children’s from The Vancouver Clinic where she worked as a maternal-fetal medicine physician and oversaw more than two dozen OB/GYNs in Vancouver, Washington.
Dr. Platz received her medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Charleston, South Carolina. She completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology, and a fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine, at the Medical University of South Carolina.
Dr. Platz has presented on numerous maternal-fetal topics across the country. She is a member of several professional societies, including the American Medical Association, American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine, and THEGOS Society.