Maternal-Fetal Medicine


Rady Children's Specialists/San Diego Perinatal Center

Medical Group / IPA


Medical School

St Georges University School of Medicine


St Barnabas Medical Center


UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson OB/GYN GME

Board Certifications

Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology




Dr. Joanna Adamczak is a maternal-fetal medicine specialist at the San Diego Perinatal Center, the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division of Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego. She's also the Chief Medical Officer and chair of the obstetrics supervisory committee at Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women & Newborns.

After earning her medical doctorate from St. Georges University, Grenada, West Indies, she completed a maternal-fetal medicine fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, followed by an obstetrics and gynecology residency at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in New Jersey.

Her clinical expertise is in the areas of prenatal diagnosis, surgical complications during pregnancy, and prenatal care for women with complex medical complications, including maternal cardiac disease, organ transplants and cancer.

Dr. Adamczak has numerous professional affiliations; she is a junior fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, a fellow of the Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine, and a member of the Pennsylvania Medical Society, New Jersey Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine, and American Medical Association.

Among her honors and accomplishments, she earned fundamental critical care support certification from the Society of Critical Care Medicine, served as a CREOG/APGO resident representative, was part of the Crudem Foundation's medical-surgical relief effort in Haiti, and made the dean's list at St. Georges Medical School.


The soluble receptor for advanced glycation end products can prospectively identify patients at greatest risk for preterm birth.
Bastek JA, Brown AG, Foreman MN, McShea MA, Anglim LM, Adamczak JE, Elovitz MA

Trends in prematurity: what do changes at an urban institution suggest about the public health impact of 17-alpha hydroxyprogesterone caproate?
Bastek JA, Adamczak JE, Hoffman S, Elovitz MA, Srinivas SK

Antenatal corticosteroids for late-preterm infants: a decision-analytic and economic analysis.
Bastek JA, Langmuir H, Kondapalli LA, Paré E, Adamczak JE, Srinivas SK

Maternal blood pressure adaptation in the first trimester of pregnancy.
Adamczak JE, Wolf EJ

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