Emily Rutledge, MD

Urogynecology

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
Aetna Medicare Advantage
Beech Street PPO
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
CIGNA MEDICARE
Cigna Great West
Cigna HealthSpring Medicare Advantage HMO
Cigna HealthSpring Medicare Advantage PPO
Cigna LocalPlus
Coventry / First Health
Coventry PPO
First Health PPO
GeoBlue
HMO Blue
Kelsey Seybold Affiliate Network
Medicaid
Medicare
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 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 Medicare Advantage
TexanPlus/Wellcare Medicare Advantage
US Family Health Plan
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage

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

Credentials

DOCTORATE IN MEDICINE
Medical School | Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas | 2015
OBGYN RESIDENCY
Residency | Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas | 2019
PELVIC MEDICINE & RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY
Urogynecology Fellowship | Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas | 2022
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist Clear Lake Hospital
  • Houston Methodist Hospital

Languages

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

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Can I make an appointment with Dr. Emily Rutledge online?
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  • 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