Maternal and fetal medicine involves the care of a mother and her baby during pregnancy, birth and delivery.
You may be referred to a perinatologist (maternal fetal medicine specialist) if you:
During a high-risk pregnancy, a perinatologist can help a woman have the healthiest possible pregnancy and birth.
Maternal and fetal medicine (high-risk pregnancy care)
Allina Health Home Health - Mother & Newborn
Gestational diabetes: When you have diabetes during pregnancy
High blood pressure during pregnancy
High-risk pregnancy care
Pregnancy after 35
Allina Health: Clinics with high-risk pregnancy care services
Midwest Fetal Care Center
Minnesota Perinatal Physicians
First published: 06/06/2009
Last updated: 06/13/2014
Reviewed by: Lisa Saul, MD, interim president, Allina Health Mother Baby Clinical Service Line