Prenatal Surgery

Fetal Care Center: Expert Care for Patients with Complex Fetal Conditions

Cincinnati Fetal Center is one of only a few comprehensive fetal care centers in the world.

Led by physicians from Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Good Samaritan Hospital and University of Cincinnati Medical Center, our team specializes in treating complex and rare fetal conditions.

We offer sophisticated testing and innovative treatment options to achieve the best possible outcomes for mothers and their babies.

Since 2004, our team has evaluated more than 3,759 high-risk pregnancies at the center. This experience enables us to provide the most sophisticated, effective therapies available.

As we explore the unique challenges and opportunities facing each patient and unborn baby, we often are able to provide unexpected treatment options that offer real hope.

We provide mothers and their babies with comprehensive care from prenatal diagnosis and fetal treatment to delivery, postnatal care and long-term follow-up.

[ http://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/service/f/fetal-care/default/ ]

 

 

Located in Cincinnati, the Fetal Care Center treats babies in utero diagnosed with life-threatening illnesses or congenital defects.

Doctors from Cincinnati Children’s, Univ Hospital, & Good Samaritan Hospital formed the center which opened in 2/05, the first in the world to have a care unit for prenatal surgery for heart, lungs, neural tube defects, cancer, etc.

In 2005, 37 fetal surgeries were performed.

[Cincinnati Rt to Life, 4/06]