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Fetal Therapy Program

Specialists within our program and throughout Doernbecher collaborate to bring you and your baby the most advanced treatment options, and the only fetal therapy program between San Francisco and Seattle.

Fetal Therapy Program

Helping your baby before birth

The Fetal Therapy Program at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital provides advanced prenatal diagnosis and treatment of birth defects and other pregnancy complications detected on a prenatal ulstrasound.

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Perinatology, pediatrics and more

The Fetal Therapy Program brings together expertise from a variety of specialty areas to collaborate on the most accurate diagnosis and best course of treatment for your child.

Meet our team.


Fetal Conditions We Diagnose and Treat

Doernbecher provides prenatal diagnosis and treatment for fetal anomalies, congenital birth defects and other concerns detected in pretnatal screening or ultrasound. Learn more.

Fetal conditions and congenital birth defects treated by our Fetal Therapy Program include:

  • Ventriculomegaly
  • Agenesis of the Corpus Callosum
  • Spina Bifida (Myelomeningocele)
  • Cervical Teratoma
  • Neck Tumors
  • Congenital Pulmonary Airway Malformation (CPAM)
  • Congenital High Airway Obstruction Syndrome CHAOS
  • Pulmonary Sequestration
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH)
  • Gastrointestinal Anomalies
  • Gastroschisis
  • Omphalocele
  • Kidney Anomalies
  • Urinary Tract Obstruction
  • Sacrococcygeal Teratoma
  • Amniotic Band Syndrome
  • Fetal Anemia & Thrombocytopenia
  • Twin Pregnancy Complications
  • Monochorionic Twins
  • Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome (TTTS)
  • TRAP Sequence
  • Unequal Placental Sharing

Schedule an Appointment

503 346-0640

877 346-0604 toll free

Your First Fetal Therapy Visit

During your first visit you will meet your fetal medicine team and receive a treatment plan specific to you and your baby.

Learn what to expect during your visit


My Fetal Therapy Story

Aliana at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital Fetal Therapy ProgramThose celebrating Alaina's first birthday would never guess what happened before her birth
Ryker at Doernbecher Children's HospitalAfter an 18-week ultrasound revealed fetal heart trouble, Ryker's mom came to OHSU
Jordyn at Doernbecher Children's Hospital Thanks to Doernbecher, Jordyn and both of her kids are well and thriving

Our Fetal Therapy Team

The Doernbecher Fetal Therapy Program includes fetal medicine specialists from throughout OHSU who are there to support you through your pregnancy.

Meet our fetal therapy experts


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