Highly Trained Experts in Maternal Fetal Care

Maternal Fetal Medicine at Sibley Memorial Hospital

Sibley’s Maternal Fetal Medicine Program provides high-risk pregnancy management, comprehensive evaluation and recommendations for referring providers. 

Our providers are specialty-trained physicians who are experts in genetic counseling, perinatal sonography and diagnostic imaging. Their training includes managing high-risk situations that may arise during pregnancy and providing comprehensive care and education.

Services and Procedures


  • Maternal medical conditions (e.g. lupus, diabetes, Crohn's disease, etc.)
  • Genetic consultation
  • Preconception counseling
  • Diabetic teaching and management
  • Screening and testing for fetal and familial genetic conditions
  • Infectious and medication exposure counseling
  • Multiple gestation


  • First trimester dating ultrasound
  • First trimester Nuchal Translucency & serum screening
  • Fetal anatomy scan
  • Growth ultrasound
  • Fetal echocardiogram
  • Cervical length assessment
  • BPP
  • Dopplers


  • Amniocentesis
  • Chorionic Villus Sampling (CVS)
  • Non-stress test (NST)
  • Cerclage placement

Hours and Directions

Maternal Fetal Medicine is located on the 3rd floor of Building B. Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.– 4:30 p.m. If you are late to your appointment, you may be asked to reschedule. Please allow adequate time for parking.

Patient Forms

Please email or fax forms to:
Fax: 202-660-7189
[email protected]

Required prior to scheduling your first appointment


To be filled out by your healthcare provider: 


Our Providers

Physicians are available for on-site  and telemedicine consultation services preconception, during pregnancy, during delivery, and after the birth of your baby. They are also here for emergency consultations.



  • Laurie L. King, RDMS
    Chief Obstetrical Sonographer
  • Laura Berg, B.S., RDMS, RVT, FE
    Obstetric Sonographer
  • Connie Wesley, RDMS, FE
    Obstetric Sonographer
  • Jiyoon Kim, RDMS
    Obstetric Sonographer
  • Vanessa Pericht, B.S., RDMS
    Obstetric Sonographer
  • Jeanne M. Miklos, B.S. RDMS
    Obstetric Sonographer

Registered Nurses

  • Jill Verneret, RNC-OB, C-EFM
  • Carrie Konn, RN, BSN, C-EFM
  • Christina Patel, RN, BSN, C-EFM

Certified Genetic Counselors

  • Jennifer Razak, M.G.C., CGC
  • Michelle Martin, M.S., LCGC
  • Katie Rock Forster, MS, CGC