Specialized care for every aspect of high-risk pregnancy in St. Louis
Working collaboratively with SSM St. Mary's Health Center and SSM Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center, the physicians of Saint Louis University are prepared to take immediate action whenever complications of pregnancy occur, or whenever fetal or genetic testing detects an abnormality.
SLUCare physicians and staff will work closely with your referring physician or OBGYN to offer the best care to you and your baby throughout your pregnancy.
Treatment occurs at SSM Perinatal Center, which provides specialized care for every aspect of high-risk pregnancy - from fetal testing for birth defects to caring for newborns in a neonatal intensive care unit.
We make maternal-fetal medicine physicians, neonatologists, medical geneticists and genetic counselors available to your family, as well as pediatric medical specialists and pediatric surgical specialists.
SLUCare Maternal-Fetal Medicine
For patients whose pregnancies are considered high-risk, SLUCare maternal-fetal medicine physicians provide preconception counseling and the evaluation and management of all aspects of complicated ongoing pregnancies. Our physicians diagnose and treat all maternal medical and surgical complications, including:
- Advanced maternal age
- Antiphospholipid syndrome
- Cardiovascular and hypertensive disorders
- Connective tissue diseases
- Diabetes mellitus
- Infectious diseases
- Neurological disorders
- Obesity and Pregnancy
- Pre-eclampsia or eclampsia
- Thyroid and other endocrine disorders
SLUCare High-Risk Pregnancy Care Areas of Expertise
- Abnormal triple screen
- Abruptio placenta
- Amniotic fluid embolism
- Fetal growth restriction
- Multi-fetal gestations
- Placenta previa
- Preterm labor
- Preterm premature rupture of membranes
- Recurrent pregnancy losses
SLUCare High-Risk Pregnancy Care ProvidersKimberly Martin, M.D.
Dorothea Mostello, M.D.
Raul Artal, M.D.
Erol Amon, M.D.
Emanuel Vlastos, M.D.
Jaye Shyken, M.D.
Gilad Gross, M.D.
Thomas Myles, M.D.
Amy Flick, M.D.
Thinh Nguyen, M.D.
SLUCare High-Risk Pregnancy Care Locations
Women's Health Pavilion at SSM St. Mary's Health Center [map]
1031 Bellevue Ave., Suite 400
St. Louis, MO 63117
SLUCare Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health at St. Luke's Hospital [map]
224 S. Woods Mill Road, Suite 665
St. Louis, MO 63017