Meet our maternal-fetal medicine specialists:
Laura Klein, MD
Dr. Klein is the medical director of Maternal-Fetal Medicine at Memorial Hospital. She is board-certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology and Maternal-Fetal Medicine. She has served as medical director for the Memorial Star high-risk obstetric transport team at Memorial Hospital since 2007.
Dr. Klein graduated from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, and also completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.
Her research interests during fellowship centered on the relationship between infection and preterm birth. She was named "Best Young Investigator" by the Infectious Disease Society for Obstetrics and Gynecology and received the E. Stuart Taylor Award for Outstanding Teaching by a Chief Resident at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.
Mark Alanis, MD
Dr. Mark Alanis is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology. His interests include: prenatal diagnosis; ultrasound diagnosis of placental problems; healthy maternal nutrition; and weight management of obesity in pregnant patients who have previously had bariatric surgery. He completed his medical education at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio,Texas, and his residency at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, N.C.
Dr.Alanis completed a maternal-fetal medicine fellowship at the Medical University of South Carolina. He is the author of numerous clinical and basic science articles, and he has been invited to speak at continuing medical education seminars and lecture at board-review courses. Dr. Alanis is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a member of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine.
Amie Hollard, MD
Dr. Hollard is director of perinatal ultrasound with Maternal-Fetal Medicine at Memorial Hospital. She is board-certified in obstetrics, gynecology and maternal-fetal medicine.
Dr. Hollard is the author of numerous articles, and she has lectured at national conferences. She graduated with high distinction from the University of Nebraska College of Medicine and completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology from Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Hollard completed a fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine at the University of California, Irvine.
Gene LaMonica, MD
Dr. Gene LaMonica is board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology. He graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston and trained in general surgery at the University of Colorado Health Science Center in Denver.
Dr. LaMonica is also trained in anatomic and clinical pathology and in family practice medicine. He completed a fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque. He has presented at numerous medical conferences.
Alisa Linde, CNM
Alisa is a certified nurse-midwife who works primarily in the outpatient clinic. She completed her bachelor of nursing degree at The John Hopkins University and master's degree at Georgetown University. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau (the honor society of nursing) and the American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology. She has more than 10 years of diverse experience in maternal-child health.