Blog Archive

What Is the Value of an Early Detailed Anatomic Scan? Nov 19th, 2020

If you’re like most parents, you can’t wait for your second trimester ultrasound. That’s when you finally get to see your precious baby, and in most cases, discover if you’re having a girl or boy. But if we have any concerns -- if you have a high-risk pregnancy or a...

Fetal Interventions: What Is Possible Today Oct 12th, 2020

Fetal intervention, which is surgery to treat your baby before birth, is a highly specialized field of medicine that has evolved over several decades of intensive medical research and advances in technology. At High Risk Pregnancy Doctors, we combine our extensive experience with the most sophisticated technology available so we...

What Is a First-Trimester Fetal Echo, and Why Would I Need One? Sep 8th, 2020

During the first trimester, your growing fetus takes shape fairly quickly, transforming from a mass of cells into a small human about 2.5 inches long. By week 6, your baby’s heart forms and begins to beat — though it’s inconceivably small, making detection of a problem very difficult.  At High-Risk...