Obstetrics & Gynecology and Maternal & Fetal Medicine

Meridythe Ashley Zink , MD

Childrens Health Specialty Center One Plano
7609 Preston Rd
Plano, TX 75024

(469) 303-7000

Overview

Dr. M. Ashley Hickman Zink is a member of the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and Obstetrics at UT Southwestern. A specialist in maternal-fetal medicine, Dr. Hickman Zink sees patients in the Plano Regional Office of the UT Southwestern Maternal-Fetal Medicine Program for high-risk pregnancy and prenatal genetics. Her office is conveniently located on the first floor of the Children's Medical Center Ambulatory Care Pavilion on the campus of Children's Medical Center at Legacy in Plano. To make an appointment, please call 469-303-3591 Dr. Hickman Zink provides the full spectrum of maternal-fetal medicine consultative services. This includes management of pre-existing maternal medical conditions that may adversely affect the mother or her unborn child, and conditions that arise during pregnancy such as gestational diabetes or pre-term labor. She provides detailed ultrasound assessments of fetal anatomy, specialized ultrasounds for aneuploidy screening, and more invasive procedures such as amniocentesis, chorionic villus sampling (CVS), percutaneous umbilical blood sampling (PUBS), intrauterine transfusion, or shunting procedures when indicated. Dr. Hickman Zink works closely with each patients primary obstetrician as well as pediatric subspecialists at Childrens Medical Center to determine optimal strategies for ongoing prenatal evaluation, delivery planning, and postnatal management. She enjoys being able to provide preconception or inter-pregnancy counseling to help high-risk families plan for a healthy pregnancy. A 2003 graduate of UT Southwestern Medical School, Dr. Hickman Zink completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at UT Southwestern Medical Center, followed by a three-year fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. Dr. Hickman Zinks professional affiliations include the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, the International Fetal Medicine and Surgery Society, and the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. In her free time, she enjoys baking, scrapbooking, traveling, and outdoor activities like hiking and canoeing. She is active in her church and volunteers with the Dallas Pregnancy Resource Center. She speaks English and conversational Spanish.

Gender: Female

Years in Practice: 20 Years

Languages Spoken: N/A

Specialties

Obstetrics & Gynecology and Maternal & Fetal Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

    N/A

Education and Training

Medical School
University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Medical School Graduated in 2003

Main Location

Childrens Health Specialty Center One Plano
7609 Preston Rd
Plano, TX 75024
(469) 303-7000

Fax:
Website: www.childrens.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Sat12:00 PM-12:00 AM
Sun12:00 PM-12:00 AM

Other Locations

Ut Southwestern Medical Group At Plano
7609 PRESTON RD
PLANO, TX 75024
(469) 303-3591

Fax:
Website:www.utsouthwestern.edu
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Childrens Medical Center Plano
7601 Preston Rd
Plano, TX 75024

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Baylor Scott And White Medical Center Plano
4700 Alliance Blvd
Plano, TX 75093

Fax:(469) 981-4688
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Ut Southwestern Zale Lipshy Pavilion William P Clements Jr University Hospital
5151 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75235

Fax:(214) 459-0311
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Baylor Medical Center At Frisco
5601 Warren Pkwy
Frisco, TX 75034

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Parkland Health And Hospital System
5200 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75235

Fax:
Website:parklandhealthandhospitalsystem.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Sat-
Sun-

HealthTexas Provider Network
5252 W University Dr
McKinney, TX 75071

Fax:(469) 976-4695
Website:baylorhealth.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

US Anesthesia Partners
3901 W 15th St
Plano, TX 75075

Fax:
Website:usap.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon12:00 PM-12:00 AM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Ut Southwestern Medical Group At Legacy
7601 PRESTON RD
PLANO, TX 75024
(469) 303-3591

Fax:
Website:www.utsouthwestern.edu
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

William P Clements Jr University Hospital
6201 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75235

Fax:
Website:UTSWMED.ORG/LOCATIONS/CLEMENTS/WILLIAM-P-CLEMENTS-JR-UNIVERSITY-HOSPITAL
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Elect Choice EPO Open Access
  • Aetna EPO and Open Access Aetna Select Texas Health
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Innovation Health Aetna Premier Care Network Plus
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS TX Blue Essentials HMO
  • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • Blue Essentials HMO
  • BSW Preferred HMO - Individual Marketplace
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana / ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Imagine Health SmartCare
  • Medica Choice With UHC
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • UHC Options PPO