|Maternal Fetal Medicine|
Taking Care of Mom
Our commitment to caring for the whole person encompasses many aspects of health, but it is centered on a strong foundation of caring for your physical wellbeing. Working in partnership with Alegent Creighton Health, Saint Elizabeth brings expectant mothers respected and accomplished health professionals in the field of maternal fetal medicine—giving you access to specialized care needed for a healthy pregnancy and the best start possible for your baby.
The maternal fetal medicine specialists at Saint Elizabeth are available for diagnostic testing and consultation for high-risk pregnancies. They consult with your OB/GYN and other specialists such as cardiologists, pulmonologists, and endocrinologists to co-manage your care. This coordination is provided during every stage of fetal development through birth and post-delivery treatment.
Why might I need a maternal fetal medicine specialist?
Maternal fetal medicine is centered on caring for mothers with high-risk pregnancies. High-risk pregnancies are usually the result of factors in one of three categories:
Our maternal fetal medicine specialists are available 24 hours a day.