If you are looking for an experienced obstetrician, you will find Dr. Coneís extensive obstetrical experience very reassuring. Between 1988 and 1992 Dr. Cone trained at Jefferson Davis Hospital and LBJ General Hospital here in Houston while doing his OB-Gyn residency training at Baylor College of Medicine. During these years, these two Harris County Hospital District facilities were among the top 5 Obstetrical Hospitals in the country in number of deliveries with 16,000 to 18,000 deliveries per year. Since 1993, Dr. Cone has practiced at The Womanís Hospital of Texas which currently leads the City of Houston in numbers of deliveries with 9,000 per year. Doctors practicing at these high volume obstetrical hospitals routinely share experiences with difficult or unusual cases. Collectively, the experience of these nearly 200,000 deliveries has offered a unique training experience for Dr. Cone. Combined with his personal experience of delivering over 8,000 babies, you can take comfort in knowing that you and your baby are being cared for by an experienced medical team.
Dr. Cone delivers at The Womanís Hospital of Texas, www.womanshospital.com. With so many choices for women to select from, how do you know which hospital is right for you? While some patients select their doctor and then deliver at whatever hospital their doctor uses, others select a doctor who delivers at the hospital where they want to deliver. The Womanís Hospital of Texas has two Neonatal teams immediately available to provide care to a newborn should there be a need for such services. They have high risk Maternal Fetal Specialist available and Specialty Obstetrics Anesthesia services. Sometimes we know when there will be specialty care needed and sometimes we donít. Having all of these services available and a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit offers peace of mind to expectant mothers as well as their doctors. When unexpected things happen, the entire medical team must work together to achieve the best outcomes for you and your baby. For 35 years, The Womanís Hospital of Texas has been a leader in providing care for the Women of Houston. In a new era for Houston where there are new Hospitals being built around every street corner, Experience Counts! You will take comfort in knowing that your doctor and your entire medical team have a lot of experience.
Dr. Cone is a regional referral site for a procedure called Transvaginal Shirodkar Cerclage, used to treat pregnancies complicated by incompetent cervix.
Please call our office if you have any questions or need any assistance in determining what hospital or obstetrical services may be right for you and your baby.