We provide early, expert care for high-risk pregnancies, including advanced 4-D ultrasound, genetic testing, surgery and more.
Related to:High-risk pregnancies, genetic disorders, 3D ultrasound, 4D ultrasound, diabetes in pregnancy
Our maternal-fetal medicine specialists (MFMs) provide complete care for high-risk pregnancies starting as early as 5 weeks and through delivery.
Maternal-fetal medicine specialists are Ob/Gyns who have received extensive, additional medical education for providing specialized evaluation to diagnose and care for pregnancies that have a higher potential for complications.
There are many conditions that could make a pregnancy high-risk, including:
Patients with high-risk pregnancies rely on UT Health San Antonio’s MFM experts for genetic testing, prenatal diagnosis and treatment, advanced 4-D ultrasounds, surgery and specialized evaluation for pregnancy risks such as birth defects and genetic disorders.
Each of our high-risk patients is given direct access to a specially trained nurse called a perinatal coordinator. Perinatal coordinators are dedicated to ensuring both mom and baby receive the care they need throughout pregnancy and answering any questions the family may have.
Please call 210-450-9500 to make an appointment with one of our maternal-fetal medicine specialists.