Our Approach

At the Center for Maternal and Fetal Care, our team of dedicated specialists delivers peace of mind to women and their families through coordinated, comprehensive and compassionate care. Our services include management of maternal and fetal concerns, with the goal of optimizing health outcomes for mom and baby. We also provide preconception care for women desiring pregnancy.

Inpatient and outpatient care at the Center includes:

Additionally, our facilities provide the following crucial services:

Fetal Care Center – Outpatient and inpatient coordination of multidisciplinary care for pregnant women who anticipate a delivery requiring a level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Maternal Care Center – Outpatient and inpatient coordination of multidisciplinary care for pregnant women who have very high risk medical or obstetric conditions, and have the potential to need critical care services during their pregnancy or delivery

OB Hospitalist Service – 24-hour staffing of Labor & Delivery department by board-certified OBGYN specialists trained to care for high risk pregnancy

Transport Service – 24-hour availability to receive maternal transports from across Texas

Prenatal Genetic Counseling Services – Comprehensive preconception and prenatal genetic counseling

Telemedicine – Providing high-risk consultation and comprehensive ultrasound visits through telemedicine to New Braunfels

We provide compassionate and patient-centered care and delivery to women when serious illness or increased pregnancy risk affect their pregnancy and/or their unborn children.

Our Location

Center for Maternal Fetal and Care at
The Children's Hospital of San Antonio

315 North San Saba, Professional Pavilion 9th Floor, Suite 930
San Antonio, Texas 78207

Additional Locations

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Westover Hills 
CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Westover Hills
Medical Plaza 1
3rd Floor, Suite 300
11212 State Highway 151
San Antonio, Texas 78251
Phone: 210-703-8200
Fax: 210-520-0663
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

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New Braunfels – Telemedicine
CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Imaging Center
598 N. Union Avenue, First Floor
New Braunfels, Texas 78130
Phone: 210-703-8200
Fax: 210-520-0663

Our Maternal and Fetal Care Program

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Our Services

  • Specific Services Offered
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Inpatient Services
  • Outpatient Services

Our Team

Peter Nielsen Maternal Fetal Medicine

Peter Nielsen, MD

Maternal Fetal Medicine

James Hill Center for Maternal Fetal Medicine

James Hill, MD

Maternal Fetal Medicine

Andrea Shields

Andrea Shields, MD

Maternal Fetal Medicine

Richard Wagner

Richard Wagner, MD

Maternal Fetal Medicine

Default Female Provider

Erin Flaherty, DO

Obstetrics and Gynecology


Marisol Garcia-Hodge, MD

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Brook Thomson

Brook Thomson, MD

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dana Knutzen Prenatal Genetic Counseling

Dana Knutzen, MS, CGC

Certified Genetic Counselor