Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Pediatrix maternal-fetal medicine specialists are dedicated to meeting the complex needs of expectant mothers and their babies with compassion and expertise.

We are passionate about giving high-risk expectant mothers and their babies the care they deserve. Our maternal-fetal medicine (MFM) specialists are experts in their field, highly educated and experienced. Above all, they provide compassionate care to the patients we serve each year, providing quality care throughout a mother’s pregnancy, as well as during delivery and afterward.

Each year, 200,000 expectant mothers trust our board-certified/eligible, compassionate MFM specialists to manage the complex needs of their high-risk pregnancies. When you trust Pediatrix® with your complicated pregnancy, you and your baby will receive high-quality, empathetic care from dedicated specialists.

Our MFM Specialists Can:

  • Manage complications that arise during pregnancy or delivery
  • Conduct and interpret diagnostic tests to determine a mother’s health and check the baby’s growth and development
  • Identify and treat abnormalities, genetic disorders, heart conditions and blood disorders
  • Offer preconception counseling for patients with medical complications, working with families to develop treatment plans to optimize future pregnancy outcomes

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Experts in Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Our MFM specialists are obstetricians who have completed additional education and fellowship training, qualifying them to manage patients with various challenging conditions. Beyond four years of medical school and a four-year residency program in obstetrics and gynecology, our MFM specialists must take and pass the MFM board-certification exam.

Additionally, our MFM specialists have lectured and published extensively in the field and are engaged in clinical research to continually learn and evolve.

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Program Benefits

Our MFM specialists play many roles: diagnostician, teacher, counselor, consultant and primary care provider. Our goal is to help you understand your baby's diagnosis and treatment options, then develop a care plan with your participation and input.

The following are some of the many benefits of care from Pediatrix:

Collaboration Among Care Providers

Our MFM practices coordinate with multiple specialties and involve your primary obstetrician to determine the best course of care.

High-Quality Care

High-risk pregnancies require a higher level of obstetrical expertise. Our MFM specialists deliver exceptional care for the most complex cases.


Our highly qualified providers are specially focused on MFM care and continuously seek improvements in their field.

A Strong Referral Network

Our national network enables you to receive MFM care close to home and gives you access to guidance when needed.

Dedicated Clinicians

With Pediatrix, your provider enjoys a supportive, innovation-minded culture and opportunities for personal and professional advancement.

An Employer of Choice

We attract and retain the most sought-after providers, which means you experience consistent, quality care and service.

Join the Pediatrix Family

Our nationwide team of almost 8,000 employees includes physicians, advanced practitioners, clinical leaders, and business and operational experts who work together to fulfill our mission to Take great care of the patient, every day and in every way.TM

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