Emily Rutledge, MD


Center for Restorative Pelvic Medicine

Houston Methodist Urogynecology Associates

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Emily Rutledge, MD

Center for Restorative Pelvic Medicine

Houston Methodist Urogynecology Associates

About Me

My goal is to create a safe and comfortable environment for patients to address their urogynecologic needs. I will provide evidence-based care incorporating the latest technologies and medical advancements. Each patient is unique in their needs, and I enjoy collaborating with my patients to make a care plan that best first them. I hope my patients leave their visit feeling listened to and that their concerns are valid.

Dr. Emily Rutledge is a urogynecologist who specializes in both the medical and surgical treatment of pelvic floor disorders, including urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse.


A native Texan, Dr. Rutledge completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Texas at Austin. She went on to complete her medical degree and Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Rutledge completed her fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery at Houston Methodist Hospital in 2022. After fellowship, Dr. Rutledge chose to remain at Houston Methodist Hospital to join the Division of Urogynecology.


Dr. Rutledge has a strong passion for providing patient-centered care both in the clinic and in the operating room. She enjoys providing minimally invasive surgical options to patients to address their pelvic floor needs. Owing to her Cuban heritage, Dr. Rutledge speaks fluent Spanish and enjoys providing care to the large Spanish-speaking population of Houston. Her research interests include medical education and improving patient education on pelvic floor disorders.

She has various research presentations and publications throughout her medical career with her most recent awards and accolades being the following:

  • Administrative Chief Resident 2018-2019 Academic Year
  • Ova Achiever Medical Student Education Award (2017)
  • BCM OBGYN Resident Research Day 1st Prize Presentation Award (2017)
  • BCM OBGYN Resident of the Year Award PGY 1 and PGY 2 years (2015-2017)
  • Education & Career Development for Future and New Physicians in Medicine Grant (2015)
  • JK Alexander Medical Student Research Symposium 2nd Prize Award Clinic Research (2014)

Clinical Interests

  • ​​​​Genitourinary syndrome of menopause
  • Laparascopic surgery
  • Pelvic organ prolapse
  • Robotic surgery
  • Vaginal surgery
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Urodynamic testing

Accepted Insurance Plans

Aetna Affordable Health Choices
Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna Common Spirit Health KelseyCare
Aetna Common Spirit Minimum Value Plan
Aetna CommonSpirit Health KelseyCare
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna Health Network
Aetna International
Aetna Managed Choice / Elect Choice
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
Aetna Meritain Health
Aetna Open Access
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Aetna QPOS
Aetna Select
Aetna Signature Administrators
Aetna Signature Administrators Allied Benefits
Aetna Signature Administrators CoreSource
Aetna Signature Administrators TX Annual Conf of UMC
Aetna Student Health
Aetna Transplant
Aetna Workers' Comp
All Saver/United Healthcare
Amerigroup STAR+PLUS Medicare-Medicaid Plan
Amerivantage Medicare Advantage
Amerivantage Medicare Advantage HMO-D-SNP
Beech Street PPO
Best Doctors International
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield FEP Federal Employee Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Edge
Blue Essentials
Blue Essentials Access
Care Improvement Plus Medicare Advantage
Cigna APWU
Cigna Allegiance Houston Methodist Employee Medical Plan
Cigna Allegiance OAP
Cigna Allegiance PPO
Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna EPO
Cigna Global Health Benefits (International)
Cigna Great West
Cigna HMO
Cigna HealthSpring Medicare Advantage HMO
Cigna HealthSpring Medicare Advantage PPO
Cigna Indemnity
Cigna LocalPlus
Cigna NALC
Cigna Network
Cigna Network Open Access
Cigna Open Access
Cigna Open Access Plus (OAP)
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Cigna Qualcare
Cigna Shared Administration OAP
Cigna Shared Administration PPO
Cigna SureFit
Community Health Choice Marketplace-Silver & Gold
Community Health Choice Medicare Advantage HMO DSNP
Coventry PPO
Entrust/90 Degree EDI Payer ID# 36878
Erickson Advantage
Evolutions HealthCare PPO
First Health PPO
Galaxy Health Network PPO
HAA Preferred Partners (International)
HMO Blue
HealthSmart Accel PPO
HealthSmart PPO
HealthSmart Payors Organization
Humana HMO / EPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus/Choice
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
Humana Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana Natl POS Open Access
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Humana PPO & Preferred PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
Independent Medical Systems PPO (IMS)
Kelsey Seybold Affiliate Network
Medica-UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
Molina Dual Options StarPlus MMP
Molina Marketplace Exchange
Molina Medicare Complete Care HMO SNP
MultiPlan PPO
National Preferred Provider Network PPO (NPPN)
Olympus Managed Care (International)
PHCS Healthy Directions
ProCare Medicare Advantage
Provider Select PPO
TRS-ActiveCare 2 Group 385002
TRS-ActiveCare Fully Insured Plan-South Texas Region Group 295430
TRS-ActiveCare Fully Insured Plan-West Texas Region Group 295781
TRS-ActiveCare HD Group 385000
TRS-ActiveCare Primary Group 385003
TRS-ActiveCare Primary Plus Group 385001
TRS-Care Medicare Advantage
TRS-Care Standard ALT A I Group 485002
TRS-Care Standard ALT A II Group 485003
TRS-Care Standard ALT B I Group 485005
TRS-Care Standard ALT B II Group 485006
TRS-Care Standard CMED Group 485001
TRS-Care Standard Group 485000
TexanPlus/Wellcare Medicare Advantage
Three Rivers Provider Network
UHC Dual Complete MCR
UHC Medicare Chronic Complete
UHC Medicare Complete
UHC Medicare Solutions
US Family Health Plan
USA Managed Care PPO
United Health Integrated Services
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
United Healthcare Nexus ACO
United Healthcare Plan of the River Valley
UnitedHealthcare Choice
UnitedHealthcare ChoicePlus
UnitedHealthcare Core
UnitedHealthcare Core Plus
UnitedHealthcare EPO
UnitedHealthcare Golden Rule
UnitedHealthcare HMO
UnitedHealthcare Navigate
UnitedHealthcare Navigate Plus
UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
UnitedHealthcare Oxford
UnitedHealthcare POS
UnitedHealthcare PPO
UnitedHealthcare Select / ERS
UnitedHealthcare Student Resources
UnitedHealthcare West
WellMed AARP Medicare Advantage Plan
WellMed AARP Medicare Complete
WellMed United Healthcare Dual Complete

Insurance plans may change. Please verify your plan is accepted when scheduling an appointment.


Medical School | Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas | 2015
Residency | Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas | 2019
Urogynecology Fellowship | Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas | 2022
  • Houston Methodist Clear Lake Hospital
  • Houston Methodist Hospital


  • English
  • Spanish
Languages listed are spoken by doctor and/or office staff.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What insurance does Dr. Emily Rutledge accept?
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  • Where is Dr. Emily Rutledge located?
    Dr. Emily Rutledge sees patients at the following locations:
    • 2060 Space Park Dr., Ste 208, Houston, TX 77058
    • Smith Tower, 6550 Fannin St., Ste 2221, Houston, TX 77030
  • What languages do Dr. Emily Rutledge and/or staff speak?
    Dr. Emily Rutledge and/or office staff speak English and Spanish
Office Locations
2060 Space Park Dr.
Ste 208
Houston, TX 77058
Smith Tower
6550 Fannin St.
Ste 2221
Houston, TX 77030