Specialized Obstetrics / Maternal Fetal Medicine

Specialized care for mom and baby

High-risk pregnancies can pose challenges before, during and after delivery for both mom and baby. Our maternal fetal medicine physicians specialize in diagnosing and caring for pregnant women with these concerns:

  • Age 35 or older
  • Diabetes or high blood pressure
  • Thyroid, bleeding or blood clotting disorders
  • A history of pre-term labor, pre-eclampsia, early deliveries, stillbirths
  • Expecting multiples
  • Decreased fetal movement
  • Maternal medication and drug exposure
  • Family history of genetic conditions

Comprehensive services

  • Prenatal genetic counseling – assess risk factors for genetic disorders or birth defects
  • Ultrasound – evaluate baby’s growth and heart and other organ development; check for formation of birth defects
  • Amniocentesis – diagnose chromosomal abnormalities and fetal infections
  • Diabetes monitoring – manage disease through development of individualized treatment plans
  • Coagulation management – monitor bleeding and clotting disorders and adjust treatment plans

Contact us

Schedule a consultation with a maternal fetal medicine physician by calling 262-928-2594.

Diagnosing fetal abnormalities

Amniocentesis is an ultrasound-guided procedure that collects a sample of the fluid around baby for genetic testing.

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