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"Maternal-fetal medicine allows me to walk alongside families during a concerning time. I am trusted with the sacred opportunity to make a difference and facilitate a more successful pregnancy."
1417 S Cliff Ave.
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Maternal-fetal medicine doctors help expecting moms have a safer and healthier pregnancy when maternal or fetal health concerns are present. Some of the health concerns that might spur a referral to maternal-fetal medicine services:
For high-risk pregnancy care, trust the compassionate expertise of Frederico Rocha, MD, at Avera Medical Group Maternal Fetal Medicine Sioux Falls in Sioux Falls, SD.
“Many times patients come in feeling anxious,” said Dr. Rocha. “When I’m able to give them great news or treat their concern effectively, that’s the best feeling.”
Dr. Rocha likes spending time with his wife and boys, especially the opportunities to travel together and explore new cultures. He also enjoys perfecting his culinary skills in the kitchen and on the grill, and playing sports — particularly soccer — with his sons.
Dr. Rocha is fluent in Portuguese.
Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil, Doctor of Medicine
Michigan State University – Hurley Medical Center, Flint, Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Wayne State University - Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI, Surgical Critical Care
This directory contains information about the provider members of Independent Health Care Associates, Avera Health and all Avera entities, members of the Avera Medical Group, and employed select providers with Avera McKennan, Sioux Falls, SD and Avera Marshall, Marshall, MN and physicians with hospital privileges at Avera St. Luke's, Aberdeen, SD; Avera Sacred Heart, Yankton, SD; Avera Queen of Peace, Mitchell, SD; Avera St. Mary's, Pierre, SD.
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