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For Patients and Families

regnant woman at doctor's viewing ultrasound with husband

The diagnosis of a fetal condition prior to delivery is emotionally and physically challenging. In this situation parents may be forced to make challenging decisions on behalf of their child before birth.

Finding physicians you can trust to care for you and your family under these unique circumstances can make all the difference in the world. The expert health care team at the Center for Fetal Therapy recognizes that each patient is unique and requires customized care.

We present families with a range of management options and provide unparalleled support services. Our family-centered approach draws on the expertise of providers from across Johns Hopkins, such as genetics, neonatology and a number of pediatric specialties. Learn more about the core clinical team at the Center for Fetal Therapy.

Management of Maternal Health and Delivery

A distinguishing feature of the Center for Fetal Therapy lies in our perspective on maternal well-being. We recognize that before birth, treatment of fetal conditions is not possible without providing comprehensive fetal and maternal care. Ensuring the best transition of the fetus to life outside the womb requires careful coordination of prenatal care and delivery circumstances. We can work with your existing providers or offer complete care at our center, if delivery at The Johns Hopkins Hospital is desired.

Prenatal through Postnatal Care

Continuity of quality, supportive care is at the heart of The Center for Fetal Therapy. It begins at diagnosis and continues with pre-birth intervention. our health care team guides families into developing a personalized care management plan.

Establishing a core, multidisciplinary care team before birth gives families a sense of peace and comfort. You can rely on the physicians of Johns Hopkins to care for you and your child every step of the way.

Patient Support

Specialized nurse coordinators, genetic counselors and social workers are essential components of our team. All of our patients have access to these support services at the Center for Fetal Therapy to conveniently address all individual fetal and maternal care requirements.

Request an Appointment

If you are facing a diagnosis of a complex fetal condition, please call us at 410-502-6561 to set up an appointment. You can also reach the physician team directly on our 24-hour fetal therapy hotline: 1-844-JH-FETAL (1-844-543-3825).

Traveling for Care?

The Center for Fetal Therapy provides care to patients from across the country. Our concierge team is here to assist you in planning your visit to The Johns Hopkins Hospital.