Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Our Approach

Fairview is proud to partner with physicians from University of Minnesota Medical Center to care for our patients experiencing a high-risk pregnancy. Our specialists are board certified in maternal-fetal medicine and offer care at Fairview Southdale Hospital in Edina and Fairview Ridges Hospital in Burnsville.

Conditions we treat

We care for women who are:

  • Of advanced maternal age
  • Pregnant with a child who has indications of an abnormality such as spina bifida or Down Syndrome
  • Pregnant with multiples

We also care for women who have:

  • A history of preterm delivery
  • A history of preterm labor
  • An incompetent cervix
  • Gestational diabetes
  • History of preeclampsia
  • Pre-existing medical conditions, such as cardiac disease or cystic fibrosis
  • Prior fetal or neonatal death
  • Recurrent pregnancy losses

Programs and services

  • Chorionic villus sampling (CVS)
  • Integrated first trimester nuchal translucency/biochemical marker screens
  • Second trimester serum screening
  • Voluson® E8 (4-D) ultrasounds


Care Team