For the vast majority of women, pregnancy progresses without problems and ends with the delivery of a healthy baby. However, some women have a "high risk" pregnancy, meaning that they have a greater chance of complications. Fortunately, expert medical care allows most of these women to remain healthy and deliver healthy babies.
If your obstetrician (OB) believes that you have a potential for pregnancy-related problems, he or she may refer you to a perinatologist who specializes in maternal fetal medicine. Most often, this is simply a precautionary measure and not cause for alarm. Our maternal fetal medicine specialists will work together with you and your OB to ensure that you receive the best care.
Our high-risk OB program offers: