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 Locations

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

Center for Maternal and Fetal Medicine - Westover Hills
11212 State Highway 151
Medical Plaza 1, 3rd Floor, Suite 300
San Antonio, Texas 78251

Center for Maternal and Fetal Medicine - Telemedicine
598 North Union Avenue
First Floor
New Braunfels, Texas 78130

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

Obstetrician-in-Chief

James Hill Center for Maternal Fetal Medicine

James Hill, MD

Maternal Fetal Medicine

Professor and Director of the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division for the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Andrea Shields

Andrea Shields, MD

Maternal Fetal Medicine

Associate Professor and Chief of Clinical Research for the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Richard Wagner

Richard Wagner, MD

Maternal Fetal Medicine

Associate Professor and Chief of Clinical Operations for the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Erin Flaherty, DO

OB-GYN (Obstetrics and Gynecology)

Assistant Professor for the Obstetrics Hospitalist Program

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Marisol Garcia-Hodge, MD

OB-GYN (Obstetrics and Gynecology)

Associate Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Brook Thomson

Brook Thomson, MD

OB-GYN (Obstetrics and Gynecology)

Associate Professor and Division Director for the Obstetrics Hospitalist Program in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dana Knutzen Prenatal Genetic Counseling

Dana Knutzen, MS, CGC

Certified Genetic Counselor

Director, Prenatal Genetic Counseling Services, Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Emma Rodriguez, MD

Maternal Fetal Medicine, OB-GYN (Obstetrics and Gynecology)

Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology