As a member of the Ohio Fetal Medicine Collaborative (OFMC),
Nationwide Children's offers families facing potentially complex birth defects the highest quality care. The most advanced diagnosis and treatment is available to both the mother and fetus before, during and after the infant’s birth.
Nationwide Children’s works closely with families and their perinatologists to utilize state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment protocols from a full range of specialties to improve neonatal outcomes for most fetal complications. These specialties include maternal-fetal medicine, genetics, radiology, transfusion services, laser treatment, labor and delivery, neonatology, cardiology, anesthesia, pediatric surgery, urology and neurosurgery.
By using advanced diagnostic methods, we work with the perinatologists to pinpoint the fetus’s problem and recommend the best possible treatment, allowing for the planning and care of nearly every fetal complication, including: