High Risk Pregnancy
The Institute for Maternal-Fetal Health (IMFH) located at Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center is a collaborative effort between the medical center, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and the University of Southern California to provide comprehensive high risk obstetrics and specialized, minimally invasive fetal therapy services.
Specialized technology such as 3-D and 4-D ultrasound enables physicians to determine such things as the exact number of fetuses a woman is carrying, fetal size, weight and gestational age, location of the placenta, appearance of the cervix, amount of amniotic fluid and abnormalities including developmental abnormalities and abnormalities of the uterus and ovaries.
High risk OB/prenatal diagnostic services include:
- Genetic Counseling
- High Resolution Ultrasound (3D and 4D)
- Ultrafast MRI
- Chorionic Villus Sampling
Fetal Therapy services include:
- Fetal Blood Sampling
- Fetal Medical Therapy
- Fetal Transfusion
- Minimally Invasive Fetal Surgery
For more information on the IMFH, to schedule an appointment or to inquire about patient support programs, please call (800) 687-2229.