Care We Provide

At the Johns Hopkins Center for Fetal Therapy, we take a personalized approach to caring for pregnant people and their fetuses. Our world-class fetal, maternal and pediatric teams diagnose and treat a variety of complex medical conditions before birth. 

Fetal Conditions We Treat and Manage

Our team treats the following conditions. Your doctor may recommend one of the procedures and treatments from the next section or an alternate treatment or management method depending on your needs.

  • Arthrogryposis
  • Acute fetal demise in monochorionic twins
  • Adrenal Hyperplasia
  • Fetal Alpha Thalassemia
  • Amniotic Band Syndrome
  • Arrhythmia (Atrial Flutter, supraventricular tachycardia, heart block)
  • Cardiac Valvular Disease
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Common Cloaca
  • Complicated Monochorionic Twins
  • Cesarean Scar / Cervical / Non-tubal ectopic Pregnancy
  • Chorioangioma
  • Fetal Infection (Cytomegalovirus, Parvovirus)

Amniotic Band Syndrome

Discordant Anomalies

Fetal Hydrops

Fetal Hydrothorax

Lower Urinary Tract Obstruction (LUTO)

Selective Intrauterine Growth Restriction (sIGUR)

Twin Reversed Arterial Perfusion (TRAP)

Why Choose Johns Hopkins

Emphasis on Maternal Health

Treatment of fetal conditions is not possible without providing comprehensive fetal and maternal care. Our physicians work closely with families to coordinate prenatal care to ensure the best outcomes for mom and baby.

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Continuity of Care to Birth and Beyond

From diagnosis and pre-birth intervention, to delivery and beyond, our multidisciplinary team works with you and your existing providers, if desired, to develop personalized care management plans. Our patients also have continued access to the most advanced multidisciplinary care at Johns Hopkins, including our fetal, maternal and pediatric specialties.

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Time Sensitive Patient Support

We understand the urgency involved in treating a fetal diagnosis. Specialized nurse coordinators, genetic counselors and social workers are available to provide support services to meet any of your individual fetal and maternal care needs. Our team will take your call at any time and will see you as soon as possible.

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