Abbey J. Hardy-Fairbanks, MD

Portrait
Clinical Associate Professor
Medical and Clinical Director
Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology - General Obstetrics and Gynecology

Contact Information

Primary Office: 51212 PFP
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-356-2291

Education

BA, Bachelor of Arts, Biology, cum laude, with distinction, The Colorado College
MD, Doctor of Medicine, Creighton University School of Medicine

Resident, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center; Lebanon, NH

Licensure and Certifications

Board certified - Diplomate - American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Iowa Board of Medicine #38937 (expires 7/1/2019)

Research Summary

Reproductive Health Choices; General Gynecology; Obstetrics

Publications

Goad, L. M., Williams, H. R., Treloar, M. S., Stockdale, C. K. & Hardy-Fairbanks, A. (2017). A pilot study of patient motivation for postpartum contraception planning during prenatal care. Int J Womens Health Wellness, 3(1), 3:048. DOI: 10.23937/2474-1353/1510048.

Mancuso, A. C., Lee, K., Zhang, R., Hoover, E. A., Stockdale, C. & Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. (2017). Deep sedation without intubation during second trimester surgical termination in an inpatient hospital setting. Contraception, 95(3), 288-291. PMID: 27713005.

Hardy-Fairbanks, A. (2017). Contraception for Women with Migraines. Pearls of Exxcellence.

Brock, E. N., Stockdale, C. K., House, H. R. & Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. (2017). Effect of Clinical Clerkships on Medical Student Attitudes toward Abortion and Contraception. Madridge J Women Health Eman, 1(1), 4-6.

Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J., Swanson, J. (In Press). Chapter 20: Long Acting Reversible Contraception (publication pending). In A. Garcia (Eds.) Office-based Gynecology.

Hoover, E., Hardy-Fairbanks, A. & Stockdale, C. K. (2017). Use of Vaginal Misoprostol Prior to Placement of an Intrauterine Device: A Review. Journal of Gynecological Research and Obstetrics, 3(2), 029-033.

Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J., Mackenzie, T., McCarthy Jr, M., Goldman, M. B. & Lauria, M. R. (2017). A randomized controlled trial comparing two types of retractors at caesarean delivery. J Obstet Gynaecol, 37(8), 1009-1014. PMID: 28635352.

Smid, M. C., Dotters-Katz, S. K., Grace, M., Wright, S. T., Villers, M. S., Hardy-Fairbanks, A. & Stamilio, D. M. (2017). Prophylactic Negative Pressure Wound Therapy for Obese women after cesarean delivery: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 130(5), 969-978. PMID: 29016508.

Williams, H. R., Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J., Stockdale, C. K. & Radke, S. (2017). Management of vaginal wall perforation during a second trimester dilation and evacuation. Proc Obstet Gynecol, 7(3), Article 9 [ 7 p. ].

Mancuso, A., Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. & Mejia, R. (In Press). Laparoscopic guided dilation and evacuation following a uterine perforation. J Reprod Med.

Michaels, L. L., Stockdale, C. K., Zimmerman, M. B. & Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. (In Press). Factors affecting the contraceptive choices of women seeking abortion in non-urban area. J Reprod Med.

Brock, E. N., Stockdale, C. M., House, H. R. & Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. (2015). The Impact of Clinical Clerkships on Medical Students’ Attitudes Toward Abortion and Contraception: a pilot study. Proceedings in Gynecology, 5(2), Article 1 [ 5 p. ].

Lin, I., Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. (2015). Impact of obesity on rates of successful vaginal delivery after term induction of labor. Proc Obstet Gynecol, 5(2), Article 4 [ 5 p. ].

Swift, S. H., Zimmerman, B. M. & Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. (2015). Effect of single-use negative pressure wound therapy on post-cesarean infectious wound complications for high-risk patients. J Reprod Med, 60(5-6), 211-218. PMID: 26126306.

McCune, K. C., Imborek, K. L., Ho, T., Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. & Stockdale, C. K. (2015). Mapping change in medical student attitudes regarding lesbian, gay and bisexual healthcare. Proceedings in Gynecology, 5(2), Article 2 [ 9 p. ].

Dickerhoff, L. A., Mahal, A. S., Stockdale, C. K. & Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. (2015). Management of cesarean scar pregnancy in the second trimester: a report of three cases. The Journal of reproductive medicine, 60(3-4), 165-9. PMID: 25898481.

Brock, E. N., Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. & Stockdale, C. M. (2015). The Effect of Clinical Clerkships on Medical Students’ Attitudes Toward Abortion and Contraception [181] {Abstract}. (Vols. 125 Suppl 1). pp. 61s. Obstet Gynecol. DOI: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000000805.

Roberts, K. E., Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. & Stockdale, C. K. (2014). The effects of obesity with pregnancy termination: a literature review. Proc Obstet Gynecol, 4(2), Article 3 [ 5 p. ].

Hansen, J., Santillan, M. K., Stegman, B. J., Foster, T. & Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. (2014). Maternal demographic and clinical variables do not predict intrauterine contraception placement: Evidence for postplacental intrauterine contraception placement. Proc Obstet Gynecol, 4(2), Article 4 [ 7 p. ].

Wahle, E. M., Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J., Hansen, J. M., Cowman, W. L. & Stockdale, C. K. (2014). The effect of vaginal misoprostol on difficult intrauterine contraceptive removal. Med J Obstet Gynecol, 2(1), 1020.

O'Shea, A. S., Steines, J. C. & Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. (2014). Retroperitoneal hematoma following hysteroscopic removal of LNG-IUS: a case report. Proc Obstet Gynecol, 4(2), Article 7 [ 3 p. ].

Murray, M., Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J., Racek, A. R. & Stockdale, C. K. (2014). Pain control options for first trimester surgical abortion: a review. Proc Obstet Gynecol, 4(2), Article 2 [ 6 p. ].

Tikkanen, S., Button, A., Zamba, G. & Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. (2013). Effect of chlorhexidine skin prep and subcuticular skin closure on postoperative infectious morbidity and wound complications following cesarean section. Proc Obstet Gynecol, 3(2), Article 2 [10 p.].

Cowman, W., Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J., Endres, J. & Stockdale, C. K. (2013). A select issue in the postpartum period: contraception. Proc Obstet Gynecol, 3(2), Article 1 [15 p.].

Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J., Lauria, M. R., Mackenzie, T. & McCarthy, M. (2013). Intensity and Unpleasantness of Pain Following Vaginal and Cesarean Delivery: A Prospective Evaluation. BIRTH, 40(2), 125-133.

Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J., Pan, S. J., Decker, M. D., Johnson, D. R., Greenberg, D. P., Kirkland, K. B., Talbot, E. A. & Berstein, H. H. (2013). Immune Responses in Infants Whose Mothers Received Tdap Vaccine during Pregnancy. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 32(11), 1257-60. PMID: 23799518.

Swift, S. H., Zimmerman, B. M. & Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. (2013). Effect of single-use negative pressure wound therapy on post-cesarean infectious wound complications for high-risk patients.

Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J., Santillan, M. K., Hansen, J., Stegmann, B. & Foster, T. (2012). Maternal Demographic and Clinical Variables Do Not Predict IUC Placement: Evidence for Postplacental IUC Placement. (Vols. 85). (3), pp. 322. Contraception.

Cowman, W. L., Hansen, J. M., Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. & Stockdale, C. K. (2012). Vaginal misoprostol aids in difficult intrauterine contraceptive removal: a report of three cases. Contraception, 86(3), 281-4. PMID: 22364817.

Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J., Pan, S. J., Johnson, D. E. & Bernstein, H. H. (2010). Immune Responses in Infants Following Receipt of Pertussis Immunization by their Mothers During Pregnancy.

Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J., Whiteside, J. L. (2010). Pelvic Surgery After Kidney Transplant: Technique and Comment.

Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J., Baker, E. R. (2010). Asthma in pregnancy: pathophysiology, diagnosis and management. Obstetrics and gynecology clinics of North America, 37(2), 159-72. PMID: 20685546.

Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. (2010). Asthma in Pregnancy. The Iowa Perinatology Letter.

Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J., Aronson, M. P. & Strobehn, K. (2010). Urinary Tract Injuries in Pelvic Surgery: Prevention and Recognition. Contemporary OB/GYN.