High-Risk Obstetrics

Dr. Shivani Chaturvedi is experienced with high-risk obstetrics. The most common conditions that can lead to high-risk obstetrics include thyroid disorders, heart disease, high blood pressure, and diabetes. We offer personalized care for these women to ensure a healthy pregnancy, maternity, and childbirth. We have that proper knowledge and we provide high-quality medical care during pregnancy, which is essential for successful childbirth. On your every visit during pregnancy, we monitor your health and your baby’s health. We use ultrasound to track your baby’s development. On your special journey, Dr. Shivani will help you in all the best possible ways. A high-risk obstetrician is also known as maternal-fetal medicine specialists. We diagnose and treat all the conditions that create a high risk to the woman and her child. We provide you consultation services like prenatal diagnosis, genetic counseling, pre-conception, and medical conditions. Our specialist uses high-resolution ultrasound testing and genetic testing, for monitoring the health conditions of a pregnant woman and her child. We serve you throughout the stage of pregnancy and maternity. We use high tech technology and the experience to keep you and your baby safe.

The pregnancy may be considered as high risk if the pregnant woman:

  • Over the age of 35
  • Carrying multiple fetus
  • Having premature baby
  • Under the age of 18
  • Using alcohol, drugs, and cigarettes
  • Pre-matured labor
  • Experiencing pre-eclamsia
  • Diagnosis with the conditions like diabetes, obesity, kidney disease, polycystic ovary syndrome and HIV/AIDS
  • Genetic conditions
  • Experienced unexplained pregnancy losses
  • Diagnosed with amniotic fluid disorders
  • And other longstanding medical problems

Our team provides safe and less invasive testing for identifying the conditions of your unborn child. The following tests are:

  • Doppler studies: evaluate the blood flow in the fetus
  • Ultrasound: checks the growth of the child’ fetus
  • Amniocentesis: test amniotic fluid for genetic conditions
  • Cell-free fetal DNA testing: test the mother’s blood for the occurrence of genetic conditions in the child
  • Chorionic villus sampling: test the placenta for genetic conditions
  • Precutaneous umbilical cord sampling: uses the umbilical cord blood to test for blood disorders and chromosome abnormalities
  • Nuchal translucency testing: check the risk for chromosome abnormalities

We offer advanced technology procedures to take care of your baby before their birth:

  • Fetal echocardiography: specialized ultrasound
  • Fetal blood transfusion: red blood cells are transferred into the fetus through injection

Our gynaecologist and obstetrician will manage your entire pregnancy.