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Nancy Terrell Field, M.D. View profile as PDF

Clinical Interests

Nancy Terrell Field's areas of interest include management of diabetic pregnancies, medical complications and fetal growth abnormalities during pregnancy, and fetal sonography. Her research currently focuses on outcomes in diabetic pregnancies.




Maternal-Fetal Medicine


Maternal Fetal Medicine


UC Davis Medical Group, Elk Grove


Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinic
4860 Y St., Suite 2500
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-6900

UC Davis Medical Group - Elk Grove
8110 Laguna Blvd.
Elk Grove, CA 95758
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-683-3955

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)


M.D., Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, 1986
B.A., Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, 1980


Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, 1987
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, 1987


Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, 1990
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, 1990


The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas, 1992

Board Certifications:

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2011
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, 2011
Certified Diabetes Educator, 2008

Professional Memberships:

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
American Diabetes Association
Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine
Society of Gynecologic Investigation

Select Honors and Awards:

Best Poster Session Iv, "Perinatal Effects of Gardnerella Vaginalis in the Rabbit", Presented at the 12th Annual Meeting of Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, Orlando, Florida, 1992

Select Recent Publications:

Gilbert WM, Jandial 0, Field NT, Bigelow P, Danielsen B. Birth outcomes in teenage pregnancies. J Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine, 16: 265-270. 2004

Yasmeen S, Wilkins EE, Field NT, Sheikh RA, Gilbert WM. Pregnancy outcomes in women with systemic lupus erythematosus. J Matern Fetal Med, 10(2): 91-6. 2001

Gilbert WM, Towner DR, Field NT, Anthony J. The safety and utility of pulmonary artery catheterization in severe preeclampsia and eclampsia. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 182(6): 1397-403. 2000

Berkus MD, Langer 0, Samueloff A, Xenakis EM, Field NT. Electronic fetal monitoring: what's reassuring? Acta Obstet Gynecol Scan, 78(1):15-21. 1999

Field NT, Gilbert WM. Current status of amniotic fluid tests of fetal maturity. Clin Obstet Gynecol, 40(2): 366-86. 1997

Xenakis E, Piper JM, Field NT, Conway D. Langer O. Preeclampsia: Is induction of labor more successful? Obstetrics and Gynecology 1997;89: 600-603

Piper JM, Field NT, Higby K, Elliott BD, Langer O. Is there an association between maternal-fetal glucose metabolism and fetal growth retardation? Journal of Reproductive Medicine 1996;41:761-766

Field NT, Piper JM, Langer O. The effect of maternal obesity on the accuracy of fetal weight estimation. Obstetrics and Gynecology 1995;86:102-107

Berkus MD, Samueloff A, Xenakis E, Field NT, Ridgeway L. Langer O. Meconium - stained amniotic fluid: Increased risk for adverse neonatal outcome. Obstetrics and Gynecology 1994;84:115-120

Samueloff A, Langer O, Berkus M, Field NT, Xenakis E, Piper JM. The effect of clinical chorioamnionitis on cord blood gas at term. European Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology , and Reproductive Biology 1994;54:87-91

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