For most pregnant women regular prenatal checkups with their general OB/GYN physician or midwife during pregnancy and through delivery are all the medical care they need. For a woman who has an underlying medical condition or who develops a pregnancy complication affecting her body or baby, expert treatment by a board-certified, maternal-fetal medicine specialist may be beneficial.
Saint Anthony Hospital's maternal-fetal specialists are versed in the range of issues pregnant women may face, and they assist patients every step of the way.
Saint Anthony Hospital provides advanced-level care for:
Our maternal-fetal specialists also coordinate specialized neonatal services a baby may require prior to or shortly after delivery. They may also perform diagnostic sonograms and amniocentesis to diagnose possible genetic or anatomic abnormality, while a baby is still in utero.