Conditions We Treat

Care at the Medical City Children’s Hospital Maternal Fetal Institute in Dallas starts well before delivery. From the moment you enter the Maternal Fetal Institute program, a multidisciplinary team of maternal fetal specialists, pediatric specialists and nurses will meet at least once a week to review the progress of your pregnancy and develop a plan for your baby’s unique needs. This helps ensure a proper diagnosis and a seamless transition to treatment.

Maternal Fetal Conditions We Treat Include:

  • Abdominal wall defects
  • Abnormal heart
  • Achondrogenesis
  • Achondroplasia
  • Agenesis of the cerebellar vermis
  • Agenesis of the corpus callosum
  • Amniotic band syndrome
  • Anencephaly
  • Asphyxiating thoracic dystrophy
  • Atrial septal defect
  • Atrioventricular (AV) canal defect
  • Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome
  • Bilateral cleft lip and palate
  • Bowel obstruction
  • Bronchogenic cyst
  • Cardiac anomalies
  • Congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation
  • CDH, or congenital diaphragmatic hernia
  • CHD, or congenital heart defects
  • Chest mass
  • Choledochal cyst
  • Choroid plexus cyst
  • Chromosomal abnormalities
  • Cleft lip and palate
  • Clubfoot
  • Central nervous system malformation, or CNS
  • Coarctation of the aorta
  • Congenital aberrations
  • Congenital abnormalities
  • Congenital kidney disease
  • Congenital pulmonary lymphangiectasis
  • Conjoined twins
  • Craniofacial defects
  • Critical aortic valve stenosis
  • Cystic adenomatoid malformation
  • Cystic hygroma
  • Cystic mass
  • Dandy Walker malformation
  • Diaphrgamatic hernia
  • Double outlet right ventricle, or DORV
  • Down syndrome, or Trisomy 21
  • Duodenal atresia
  • Dwarfism
  • Ebstein’s anomaly
  • Ectopia cordis
  • Encephalocele
  • Esophageal atresia
  • Fetal alcohol syndrome
  • Fetal anomalies
  • Fetal ascites
  • Fetal malformation
  • Gastroschisis
  • Heterotaxy
  • Hypoplastic left heart syndrome, or HLHS
  • Holoprosencephaly
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hydrocoele
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hydrops
  • Meckel-Gruber syndrome
  • Megaureter
  • Meningocele
  • Microcephaly
  • Multicystic kidneys
  • Multiple anomalies
  • Myelomeningocele
  • Neural tube defects
  • Neurological conditions and disorders
  • Omphalocele
  • Open neural tube defect, or spina bifida
  • Osteogenesis imperfecta
  • Patent ductus arteriosus
  • Polycystic kidney
  • Polyvalvular disease
  • Porencephaly
  • Prune belly syndrome
  • Pulmonary hypoplasia
  • Pulmonary stenosis
  • Renal agenesis
  • Skeletal dysplasia
  • Special needs
  • Specialty obstetrics referrals
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Transposition of the great arteries, or TGA
  • Thalassaemia major
  • Thanaophoric dwarfism
  • Total anomalous pulmonary venous drainage
  • Tricuspid atresia
  • Trisomy 13 and Trisomy 18
  • Truncus Arteriosus
  • Turner syndrome
  • Twin to twin transfusion
  • VACTERL associations
  • Ventricular septal defect, or VSD
  • Ventriculomegaly