Fetal Medicine 2 of 2
Babies usually develop normally during pregnancy but sometimes the fetus can be at risk of health problems. Thats where a specialist in maternal/fetal medicine comes in. In this interview, well learn how these experts diagnose and treat health challenges for babies before they are born.
Part two of this two-part program addresses the following topics:
- Twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome
- Fetoscopy laser
- Special treatment once babies are delivered
- Fetal growth restriction
- Research into best time to deliver a high-risk baby
Dr. Ahmet Baschat, a maternal/fetal medicine specialist at the Center for Advanced Fetal Care at the University of Maryland Medical Center. Dr. Baschat is also a professor of obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive sciences at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
This page was last updated: January 25, 2013