Avera Medical Group Maternal Fetal Medicine Sioux Falls
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When pregnancy complications arise, the experienced team at Avera Medical Group Maternal Fetal Medicine works in partnership with your family physician or obstetrician to help ensure a safe delivery with the best possible outcome. Avera Medical Group Maternal Fetal Medicine Sioux Falls is a department of Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health Center.
Maternal Fetal Medicine is a subspecialty of obstetrics and gynecology, dealing with high-risk pregnancies. We care for expectant mothers who may have a history of pregnancy loss, premature labor, previous pregnancy complications or special health concerns such as diabetes and high blood pressure.
Avera Maternal Fetal Medicine provides:
- Office consultations
- Management of high-risk pregnancies
- Genetic counseling
- First trimester screening for aneuploidy
- Prenatal diagnostic testing:
- Chorionic villus sampling (CVS)
- Fetal blood sampling
- 3-D/4-D obstetrical ultrasounds
- Routine and high-resolution ultrasound screening
Experienced Specialty Care
A perinatologist is a physician who has been trained to manage high-risk pregnancies. In addition to medical school and a four-year residency in obstetrics and gynecology, these physicians have completed a two-year residency in obstetrics and gynecology, these physicians have completed a two-year fellowship in perinatology. Perinatologists can make a complicated diagnosis in order to effectively prevent or correct a problem before delivery, and may bring together a team of specialists to aid in a successful birth. Our specialists also provide:
- Preconception care, including genetic and infertility counseling
- Antepartum diagnostics and home care program
- Perinatal care designed to avoid hospital as long as possible
- Access to maternal and neonatal transport throughout the region by Careflight air or ground ambulance
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