Roxane Handal-Orefice, MD

Roxane Handal-Orefice, MD, MA, MPH
Maternal Fetal Medicine


Providing comprehensive women’s health care. Dr. Handal-Orefice specializes in maternal fetal medicine for women with high risk pregnancies as well as general obstetrics and gynecology.  She is now accepting new patients.


  • Spanish
  • French
  • Haitian Creole
  • English

“I am fluent in 4 languages, have a lot of experience caring for women of all ethnic and cultural backgrounds. I have also personally experienced a lot of hardship and have a lot of empathy for patients and what they go through.

My goal as a physician is to make the patient feel cared for and important. They are my priorities and ensuring that they receive the best medical care is imperative to me.

-Dr. Roxane Handal-Orefice

Dr. Roxane Handal-Orefice, OB/GYN, specializes in maternal fetal medicine and general obstetrics and gynecology.  Before coming to Slocum-Dickson she attended a Fellowship at Columbia University for Maternal Fetal Medicine. She speaks fluent Spanish, French and Haitian Creole.

Education and Qualifications

Columbia University – Attended Fellowship for Maternal Fetal Medicine
Residency 2013-2017 – Obstetrics and Gynecology – Boston University Medical Center; Boston, MA
Medical Degree 2008–2013 – Boston University School of Medicine; Boston, MA
Master of Arts Medical Science/Master of Public Health 2004-2007 – Boston University School of Medicine / School of Public Health; Boston, MA
Bachelor of Science 2000-2004 – Boston College; Chestnut Hill, MA

Professional Organizations

Member – Society of Maternal and Fetal Medicine
Member – American Medical Association

Quote from Patient:

“Dr. Roxane Handal-Orefice was so warm, knowledgeable, and helpful! I can’t thank her enough for her support! ”

Appointments available at the following locations:


Recent Publications:

F&S Reports Article