Children's Hospital Colorado


Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

We continue to evaluate and adjust operations to ensure the safety of our patients and families, team members and community throughout the pandemic. Our fetal care center remains open and ready provide the same high-quality services that are our standard of care. Please see our frequently asked questions for additional information.

We welcome referrals during this time. If you’re a provider who would like to refer a patient, please call 855-413-3825.

Maternal Fetal Medicine Resources for Healthcare Professionals

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At Children's Hospital Colorado, we're committed to partnering with referring physicians to improve the quality of life for moms and their babies. Get the latest in maternal fetal medicine healthcare information and learn about innovation in our Colorado Fetal Care Center programs that can improve outcomes for your patients.

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Refer a patient to the Colorado Fetal Care Center

We believe in creating a partnership where we work together to find the best care for your patient. Our staff and/or the on-call physician are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for referrals, transfers or consultations.

Research articles and summaries

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Research article

When a massive rhabdomyoma threatened an unborn life, specialists at Children’s Colorado used a novel treatment: maternally administered mTOR inhibitors.

Clinical trial

Researchers at Children’s Hospital Colorado are investigating the safety and feasibility of providing regenerative therapy for a rare congenital heart defect called hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS).

Diagnosis
Infants diagnosed with hypoplastic left heart syndrome in utero
Age
Stem cell collection at birth; Glenn procedure at 3-6 months old

Professional resources

We work to improve the health of moms and babies in our care, but also to create maternal fetal provider resources to advance the field across the country and beyond. In our educational video series, providers discuss high-level care for specific conditions that you might not see on a consistent basis.

CDH Diagnosis, Evaluation and Management

In this video, Michael Zaretsky, MD, Medical Director of the Colorado Fetal Care Center at Children's Colorado, outlines the measures maternal fetal medicine specialists should take in evaluating and making a congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) diagnosis.

Charting Pediatrics is a weekly podcast for pediatric healthcare providers. In this series, specialists from Children's Hospital Colorado examine the latest treatments for the most common complaints in pediatric medicine. Listen and subscribe on Spotify, iTunes and Google Play.

Physician Burnout

In this episode, we explore the stigmatized topic of physician burnout with Jenny Reese, MD, Director of our Resilience Program. She shares her personal experience with burnout and offers valuable insights on what physician burnout is, its effects and how hospitals can reduce burnout by implementing preventative measures.

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