Barnes-Jewish Hospital physicians are the academic faculty of Washington University School of Medicine, ranked as one of the top medical schools in the country by U.S.News & World Report. Our physicians are dedicated to teaching, which translates to high-quality care for patients. Board-certified or board-eligible physicians provide all maternal-fetal medicine services. Our physicians specialize in ultrasound and genetics, maternal-fetal medicine and obstetrics to provide personalized, intensive care of obstetrical patients.
In addition, our nurses are highly qualified to care for mothers and newborns providing compassionate top-rated care with a high degree of patient satisfaction. The nurses at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and St. Louis Children's Hospital have been recognized with Magnet certification - the highest honor for nursing excellence. Magnet certification is a national designation recognizing health care organizations that provide the very best in nursing care.
Barnes-Jewish Hospital obstetricians and sonographers are one of the most experienced teams in the area. Each year, we perform more than 15,000 obstetrical and gynecological ultrasounds. Our sonographers and obstetricians focus specifically on obstetrical ultrasound.
Barnes-Jewish Hospital maternal-fetal medicine specialists have a close relationship with St. Louis Children's Hospital neonatal specialists. Maternal-fetal medicine specialists team with neonatologists to establish a plan long before delivery. Communication is the key to provide comprehensive care to mothers and babies.