Alexandra Pellicena-Palle MD

Alexandra Pellicena-Palle MD

OBGYN (Obstetrician-Gynecologist), Gynecologist

Location

Personal Statement

Dr. Pellicena is bilingual English-Spanish and an experienced doctor in women's care. Her goal is to provide first-class medical care that consistently surpasses patients' expectations.

Alexandra Pellicena, MD and her staff are committed to providing state-of-the-art health care services in an environment where patients always come first. We are devoted to achieving the highest level of patient satisfaction through medical excellence and compassionate care for all the women we serve.

Our office is conveniently located in the Heights Area close to the Galleria, Memorial Area, and the Northwest region of Houston. Free parking is available in front of the office building.

Gender

Female

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Insurance Plans

  • Aetna - EPO
  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Indemnity
  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - POS
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - TRS
  • Aetna - Workers' Compensation Access
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • Assurant Health - PPO
  • BC/BS - Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • BC/BS - PPO
  • BC/BS - Traditional Indemnity
  • BC/BS of Texas - Blue Choice PPO
  • BC/BS of Texas - Blue Edge PPO
  • BC/BS of Texas - Fed Select PPO
  • BC/BS of Texas - PPO Select Choice
  • BC/BS of Texas - UT Select PPO
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - Fundamental Care (PPO)
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access
  • Cigna - Indemnity
  • Cigna - International
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - POS Open Access
  • Cigna - PPO
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Cigna - Select
  • Cigna - Shared Administration (PPO)
  • Community Health Choice
  • Employers Health Network - PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - PPO
  • HealthSmart - HMO
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • Humana - ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana - Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana - Medicare Replacement PPO
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - PPO
  • Humana - Preferred PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Choice - MH Choice
  • Memorial Hermann Elect - MH Elect
  • Memorial Hermann Employees - MH Employees
  • Memorial Hermann Select - MH Select
  • MHealth - EDGE
  • MHealth - Insurance Plans
  • MHealth - MHHNP Freedom of Choice PPO
  • MHealth - MHHS Freedom of Choice
  • MHealth Choice
  • MultiPlan - PHCS
  • Provider Select - PPO
  • Self Pay (No Insurance)
  • Unicare - PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare - EPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - POS
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Select Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Select POS

Medical School

Case Western Reserve Univesity (1997)

Residency

Baylor College of Medicine (2001)

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Professional Memberships

  • FACOG
  • AAGL
  • Harris County Medical Society

Awards

  • Arthur M. Farris Sr., MD Resident Research Award, 1st place, 1999 – 2000
  • Resident Reporter Program sponsored by Ethicon Pharmaceuticals, 1999
  • Farris Endowment Award for Resident Research in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1998
  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Fellowship, 1994

Publications

  • S. Stitzinger, A. Pellicena-Palle, E. B. Albrecht, K. M. Gajewski, K. M. Beckingham and H. K. Salz, “Mutations in the predicted aspartyl tRNA synthetase of Drosophila are lethal and function as dosage-sensitive maternal modifiers of the sex determination
  • A. Pellicena-Palle, S. Stitzinger, and H. K. Salz, “The function of the Drosophila thioredoxin homologue encoded by the deadhead gene is redox-dependent and blocks the initiation of development but not of DNA synthesis” Mechanism of Development, 62:61-65
  • T. Ferkol, A.Pellicena-Palle, E. Eckman, J. C. Perales, T. Trzaska, M. Tosi, R. Redline and P. B. Davis, “Immunologic response to gene transfer into mice via the polymeric immunoglobulin receptor” Gene Therapy, 3:669-678 (1996)
  • Pellicena-Palle and H. K. Salz, “The putative Drosophila NMDARA1 gene is located on the second chromosome and is ubiquitously expressed in embryogenesis” Biochemica et Biophysica Acta, 1261:301-303 (1995)
  • J. D. Stepp, A. Pelllicena-Palle, S. Hamilton, T. Kirchhausen and S. K. Lemmon, “A late Golgi sorting function for Saccharomyces cerevisiae Apm1p, but not Apm2p, a second yeast clathrin AP medium chain-related protein” Molecular Biology of the Cell, 6:41-
  • H. K. Salz, T. W. Flickinger, E. Mittendorf, A. Pellicena-Palle, J. P. Petschek and E. B. Albrecht, “The Drosophila maternal effect locus deadhead encodes a thioredoxin homolog required for female meiosis and early embryonic development” Genetics, 136:107
  • S. K. Lemmon, A. Pellicena-Palle, K. Conley and C. L. Freund, “Sequence of the clathrin heavy chain from Saccharomyces cerevisiae and requirements of the C-terminus for clathrin function” Journal of Cell Biology, 112:65-80 (1991).

Available Appointments

Alexandra Pellicena, MD

1919 North Loop West, Suite 215 Houston, TX 77008 (713) 370-7325

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