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Extensive expertise combined with true compassion
When it comes to high-risk pregnancies, only the best care will do. Our multidisciplinary team specializes in treating pre-existing medical conditions and obstetrical or fetal complications, as well as those with a history of pregnancy issues. 


We offer state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment for women with high-risk pregnancies. Our team works with genetics counselors, nurses, neonatologists and pediatric subspecialists. Our education, training and combined expertise in all areas of medical and surgical complications of pregnancy contribute to the best possible outcomes for each baby. We also offer patient navigators, registered nurses who provide personalized guidance, assist in making appointments and serve as a liaison between you and our entire healthcare team.

Maternal fetal medicine services are provided at various locations within the health system, including the Katz Women’s Hospitals at North Shore University Hospital and Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Patients are also provided with direct access to other pediatric services at Cohen Children’s Medical Center, if needed. The physical and emotional well-being of both mother and child are always our top priority.

Clinical expertise

Our maternal fetal medicine team specializes in personalized care coordination. That means we carefully examine every aspect of your pregnancy and collaborate with the necessary specialists to ensure the health of you and your baby. We do an extensive medical history, which helps us determine exactly what you and your baby need. When you choose Northwell, you’re choosing a team of highly trained, proficient professionals that work together to give you precise and personal care.

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Maternal Fetal Medicine
The Maternal Fetal Medicine Division of Northwell is known for unparalleled coordination of care and compassion for women with high-risk pregnancies. We specialize in caring for women with pre-existing medical conditions and obstetrical or fetal complications. Our division also provides care for wo…

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Your pregnancy is our priority—at every stage

From before you conceive to after you deliver, we're here to offer you and your baby a higher standard of care

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