Amelia Bailey, M.D.

Memphis Fertility Specialist, Amelia Bailey, M.D.

Amelia Bailey, MD

Amelia Bailey, M.D.

Dr. Amelia Purser Bailey is the Director of Minimally Invasive Surgery at Fertility Associates of Memphis and board certified in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. Dr. Bailey is also board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Dr. Bailey was an Instructor at Harvard Medical School and a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology while completing her fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Brigham and Women’s Hospital / Harvard Medical School in Boston, Mass.  She was the Chief Resident of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Virginia Health System in Charlottesville, Va., and she earned her medical degree from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine in Jackson, Miss.  Dr. Bailey graduated from the Honors College at the University of Mississippi where she was a Carrier Scholar, inducted into the Hall of Fame, and a member of Phi Beta Kappa.

Dr. Bailey has authored more than 20 research publications in peer-reviewed national and international journals and delivered more than 50 lectures in the field.  She has received multiple teaching and patient satisfaction awards reflecting her focus on patient-centered care.  In addition to treating all areas of infertility, her special interests include robotic surgery and the treatment of congenital abnormalities of the reproductive tract.

Learn more about Dr. Bailey in this Q&A blog that discusses her background, interests, and why she’s excited to return to the Mid-South.

 

Amelia Bailey, M.D. CV

 

Dr. Bailey’s Current Fertility Research

  1. Paul R. Brezina, Enrico Marinelli, Amelia P. Bailey.  Future implications of human embryonic testing and modification: Great medicine or GATTACA?  Current Pharmaceutical Biotechnology 17(4):337-41, 2016.
  2. Paul R. Brezina, William H. Kutteh, Amelia P. Bailey, Raymond W. Ke.  Preimplantation genetic screening (PGS) is an excellent tool, but not perfect: a guide to counseling patients considering PGS.  Fertility and Sterility 105(1):49-50, 2016.
  3. Amelia P. Bailey, Antonio R. Gargiulo.  Nimble laser devices for minimally invasive gynecologic surgery.  Contemporary OB/GYN October 1, 2015 (online publication).
  4. Amelia P. Bailey, Carolyn R. Jaslow, William H. Kutteh.  Minimally invasive surgical options for congenital and acquired uterine factors associated with recurrent pregnancy loss.  Women’s Health 11(2):161-7, 2015.
  5. Amelia P. Bailey, Amy K. Schutt, Dale W. Stovall.  Pedicled omental flaps and autologous free omental grafts survive and do not increase adhesion formation in the pelvis.  Fertility Research and Practice 1:3, 2015.
  6. Paul R. Brezina, William H. Kutteh, Amelia P. Bailey, Raymond W. Ke, Jianchi Ding, James Klosky.  Fertility preservation in the age of assisted reproductive technologies. Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics of North America 42(1):39-54, 2015.
  7. Amelia P. Bailey, Katharine F. Correia, Antonio R. Gargiulo.  A survey of current practices in the surgical treatment of endometriosis and fibroids. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, 21(6):S65-6, 2014.
  8. Amelia P. Bailey, Luca Lancerotto, Chad Gridley, Dennis P. Orgill, Hiep Nguyen, Elena Pescarini, Gianluigi Lago, Antonio R. Gargiulo.  Greater surgical precision of a flexible carbon dioxide laser fiber compared to monopolar electrosurgery in porcine myometrium.  Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, 21(6):1103-9, 2014.
  9. Paul R. Brezina, William H. Kutteh, Amelia P. Bailey, Jianchi Ding, Raymond W. Ke. Preimplantation Genetic Screening: Pitfalls and Opportunities. OI Genetics 2(1):2, 2014.
  10. Amelia P. Bailey, Leah K. Hawkins, Stacey A. Missmer, Katharine F. Correia, Elena H. Yanushpolsky.  Effect of body mass index on in vitro fertilization outcomes in women with polycystic ovary syndrome.  American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology 211(2):163.e1-6, 2014.
  11. Amelia P. Bailey, Katharine F. Correia, Stacey A. Missmer, Antonio R. Gargiulo.  Attitudes of minimally invasive reproductive and gynecologic surgeons toward various energy sources.  Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology 20(6):S142, 2013.
  12. Souzana Choussein, Serene Srouji, Amelia P. Bailey, Antonio R. Gargiulo.  Coaxial robot-assisted single-incision laparoscopic (RA-SIL) myomectomy and adenomyomectomy: technique and outcomes.  Fertility and Sterility 100 (3):S399, 2013.
  13. Antonio R. Gargiulo, Amelia P. Bailey, Serene S. Srouji.  Robot-assisted single incision laparoscopic myomectomy: Initial report and technique.  Journal of Robotic Surgery 7(2):137-42, 2013.
  14. Amelia P. Bailey, Katharine F. Correia, Stacey A. Missmer, Antonio R. Gargiulo.  Energy source preferences of minimally invasive reproductive and gynecologic surgeons.  Fertility and Sterility 100(3):S398, 2013.
  15. Amelia P. Bailey.  Carbon dioxide laser fiber exhibits higher incising efficiency than monopolar electrocautery in a porcine model.  Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology 20(6):S47, 2013.
  16. Amelia P. Bailey, Katharine F. Correia, Stacey A. Missmer, Antonio R. Gargiulo.  Current opinions of minimally invasive reproductive and gynecologic surgeons toward robotic surgery.  Fertility and Sterility 100(3):P868, 2013.
  17. Amelia P. Bailey, Amy K. Schutt, Robert Carey, J. Fritz Angle, Susan C. Modesitt.  Hyperandrogenism of ovarian etiology: utilizing differential vein sampling for diagnosis.  Obstetrics & Gynecology 120(2):476-9, 2012.
  18. Lisa Pastore, Patricia Dougherty, Amelia P. Bailey, Allan Goldfarb.  Beta-endorphin levels in PCOS women: relationship with insulin metabolism. Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism 2(1):11-20, 2012.
  19. Antonio R. Gargiulo, Amelia P. Bailey, Serene S. Srouji.  Single Incision Robotic Myomectomy.  Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology 19(6):S108, 2012.
  20. Dale W. Stovall, Amelia P. Bailey, Lisa M. Pastore.  Assessment of insulin resistance and impaired glucose tolerance in lean women with polycystic ovary syndrome.  Journal of Women’s Health 20(1):37-43, 2011.
  21. Amelia P. Bailey, Amy K. Schutt, Dale W. Stovall.  Feasibility of an animal model research project during residency in obstetrics and gynecology.  Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology 17(6):S70, 2010.
  22. Amelia P. Bailey, Mixon M. Darracott.  Loop electrosurgical excision procedure with an intrauterine device in place.  American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology 203(3):291.e1-3, 2010.
  23. Amelia P. Bailey, Amy K. Schutt, Susan C. Modesitt.  Florid endometriosis in a postmenopausal female.  Fertility and Sterility 94(7):2769.e1-4, 2010.
  24. Amelia P. Bailey, Jennifer L. Young, Elisabeth Nigrini, and Susan C. Modesitt.  Anomalous vasculature in Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome.  Fertility and Sterility 94(1):350, 2010.
  25. Amelia P. Bailey, Dale W. Stovall, Amy K. Schutt, Susan C. Modesitt.  Postmenopausal Endometriosis. Postgraduate Obstetrics and Gynecology 30(11):1-6, 2010.
  26. Amelia P. Bailey, Amy K. Schutt, Dale W. Stovall.  Pedicled omental flaps and autologous free omental grafts in the pelvis survive and do not increase adhesion formation in an animal model.  Fertility and Sterility 94(4), 2010.
  27. Christopher D. Williams, Lisa M. Pastore, Wendy B. Shelly, Amelia P. Bailey, Dana C. Baras, Bruce G. Bateman.  A randomized, placebo-controlled study of the influence of instant-release metformin on response to clomiphene citrate and time to conception in polycystic ovary syndrome.  Fertility and Sterility 92(3), 2009.
  28. Jian-Wei Gu, Emily Young, ZJ Pan, KB Tucker, Megan Shparago, M Huang, Amelia P. Bailey.  Long-term high salt diet causes hypertension and alters renal cytokine gene expression profiles in Sprague-Dawley rats.  Beijing Da Xue Xue Bao 41(5):505-15, 2009.
  29. Dale W. Stovall, Amelia P. Bailey, Lisa M. Pastore.  Identification of insulin resistance and impaired glucose intolerance in lean women with polycystic ovary syndrome.  Fertility and Sterility 92(3), 2009.
  30. Jian-Wei Gu, R. Davis Manning, Jr., Emily Young, Megan Shparago, Brandi Sartin, Amelia Purser Bailey.  Vascular endothelial growth factor receptor inhibitor enhances dietary salt-induced hypertension in Sprague-Dawley rats.  American Journal of Physiology- Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology 297(1):R142-8, 2009.
  31. James N. Martin, Jr., Amelia P. Bailey, Jonathan F. Rehberg, Michelle T. Owens, Sharon Dixon Keiser, Warren L. May.  Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura in 166 pregnancies: 1955-2006.  American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology 199(2):98-104, 2008.
  32. Jian-Wei Gu, Amelia P. Bailey, Wei Tan, Megan Shparago, Emily Young.  Long-term high salt diet causes hypertension and decreases renal expression of vascular endothelial growth factor in Sprague-Dawley rats.  Journal of the American Society of Hypertension 2(4):275-85, 2008.
  33. Wei Tan, Amelia P. Bailey, Megan Shparago, Brandi Busby, Jordan Covington, James W. Johnson, Emily Young, Jian-Wei Gu.  Chronic alcohol consumption stimulates VEGF expression, tumor angiogenesis and progression of melanoma in mice.  Cancer Biology and Therapy 6(8):1211-7, 2007.
  34. Amelia Purser Bailey, Megan Shparago, Jian-Wei Gu.  Exercise increases soluble vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-1 (sFlt-1) in circulation of healthy volunteers.  Medical Science Monitor 12(2):CR45-50, 2006.
  35. Jian-Wei Gu, Niu Tian, Megan Shparago, Wei Tan, Amelia Purser Bailey, R. Davis Manning, Jr.  Renal NFκB activation and TNFα upregulation correlate with salt-sensitive hypertension in Dahl salt-sensitive (SS) rats.  American Journal of Physiology: Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology 291(6):R1817-24, 2006.
  36. Jian-Wei Gu, Megan Shparago, Wei Tan, Amelia Purser Bailey.  Tissue endostatin correlates inversely with capillary network in rat heart and skeletal muscles.  Angiogenesis 9(2):93-9, 2006.
  37. Jian-Wei Gu, Amelia Purser Bailey, Amanda Sartin, Ian Makey, Ann L. Brady.  Ethanol stimulates tumor progression and expression of vascular endothelial growth factor in chick embryos. Cancer 103(2):422-31, 2005.
  38. Amelia P. Bailey, Elizabeth S. Ginsburg.  Options for fertility preservation in female cancer patients.  U.S. Obstetrics and Gynecology (In Press).