High-Risk Pregnancy

Yale New Haven Hospital offers women with high-risk pregnancies comprehensive and compassionate care by leading Maternal-Fetal Medicine specialists and pediatric, medical and surgical specialists. The multidisciplinary team meets regularly to develop individualized treatment plans for each patient. 

The team provides 24/7 coverage on labor and birth for the entire obstetric service, working with a highly skilled team of registered nurses and nurse practitioners, all with advanced degrees. Services are offered at both Yale New Haven Hospital campuses, the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Center at Long Wharf in New Haven and abbreviated services in Norwalk.

Services Offered

Fetal Cardiovascular Center, the first of its kind in the U.S., performs more than 1,000 fetal echocardiograms a year in women whose pregnancy may be affected by congenital heart disease and arrhythmia.

Diabetes in Pregnancy Program provides essential services for diabetic women before, during and after pregnancy.

Fetal Care Center is the only center in the region that offers a variety of pre- and postnatal procedures and surgeries. Learn more

Accreta Program is designed to manage complicated cesarean deliveries.

Maternal Congenital Cardiac Disease Program is designed to coordinate care for pregnancies in women with congenital or acquired heart disease. Learn more