Video Series: Our Team
Health Topics: Fetal Medicine, Cardiology
Dr. Donofrio is the director of Children's Fetal Heart Program and specializes in fetal diagnosis and in-utero management of congenital heart disease.
Before they had even entered the world, Children's National doctors had hatched a plan to safely deliver and then separate conjoined twins Tyson and Tyler.
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Earlier this year, the American Heart Association (AHA) released a scientific statement on the diagnosis and treatment of fetal cardiac disease written by a team of cardiac and obstetrical experts with lead author, Mary T. Donofrio, MD, Director of the Fetal Heart Program and Medical Director of the Critical Care Delivery Program for the Fetal Medicine Institute at Children’s National Health System.
"The nurses, techs, and doctors at Children's National were absolutely amazing. They were always professional, compassionate, and kind. Each person there touched us in ways that are unimaginable."
When your baby needs the most advanced cardiac care, Children’s National Heart Institute is the preeminent provider of fetal cardiac services in the Washington, DC, metropolitan area.
Children’s National Health System tests blood oxygen levels in newborns to detect congenital heart disease.