About the Fetal Medicine Institute

At a time when you and your family may feel overwhelmed, we offer compassionate care and hope for the future. Our team of specialists has extensive experience diagnosing congenital conditions, coordinating complicated deliveries, and delivering highly-specialized neonatal care.

About the Fetal Medicine Institute at Children’s National

As the mid-Atlantic region’s most comprehensive fetal care program, we bring together clinicians, researchers, and academics. Working together, we seamlessly deliver the best possible fetal and neonatal care.

This includes:

  • Expertise with rare and serious conditions: Our specialized care programs give your baby access to disease-specific specialists, diagnostic tests, and treatments.
  • Comprehensive team of experts: Our team is our greatest asset when it comes to coordinating your baby’s future medical needs. We also have specialists dedicated to making your visits to Children’s National go as smoothly as possible. Meet the team.
  • Support when you need it most: It can be a stressful experience to learn your unborn baby may be ill or need medical attention after birth. It’s important to know you are not alone and that extensive services exist to help you. Learn more about resources for families.
  • Advancing the field: Our physicians and research teams work side by side, delivering today’s best treatments while also developing experimental therapies to provide better care in the future for patients and families.

Planning Your Visit to the Fetal Medicine Institute

Located on the third floor of the Sheikh Zayed Campus for Advanced Children’s Medicine, the Fetal Medicine Institute offers fetal care, counseling, and support services in a modern and spacious adult setting. Opened in 2014, our 4,500-square-foot space was built with expectant parents’ needs in mind. We also offer the best available telecommunications and videoconferencing equipment. This allows your obstetrician or maternal-fetal medicine specialist to virtually participate in important conversations about your baby.

Contact Us

For more information or to make an appointment, call us at 202-476-7409 or meet the team.