scroll to top of page

Welcome to Fort Sanders Perinatal Center

Pregnancy is one of the most exciting times in a woman’s life. But if you’re facing a high-risk pregnancy with a potential for premature labor and delivery, gestational diabetes or other complications, or if you’re finally pregnant after struggling with infertility, you need specialized care for you and your baby. The high-risk prenatal doctors, or perinatologists, at Fort Sanders Perinatal Center have served women in East Tennessee for more than 20 years, providing complete care for high-risk women, especially those 35 years or older, with multiples, pregnancy complications, history of birth defects, and medical problems such as diabetes or hypertension. For excellence in high-risk pregnancy care, women choose Fort Sanders Perinatal Center.

This facility complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Click here to learn more.

Services Quick Links

At the Fort Sanders Perinatal Center we provide a comprehensive range of procedures to assess your baby’s condition, rule out or confirm potential medical complications, and help physicians manage or prevent difficulties.

For a full listing of our services, please visit our services page.

Facebook Feed

Unable to display Facebook posts.
Show error

Error: (#10) This endpoint requires the 'manage_pages' permission or the 'Page Public Content Access' feature. Refer to and for details.
Type: OAuthException
Code: 10
Please refer to our Error Message Reference.

A Patient Story

London Hopkins traveled more than 20 times to receive prenatal care at Fort Sanders Perinatal Center. The trip took an hour and 20 minutes each way. Read her story.

Fort Sanders Perinatal Center News

  • Diabetes Counseling for women with pre-existing and gestational diabetes.

    In partnership with the Tennessee Department of Health and the Knox County Health Department, we’re implementing visitor restrictions to...

    Read more

  • Perinatalogist Perry Roussis, MD cares for London Hopkins during her high-risk pregnancy and delivery of twin babies. Read London's...

    Read more

  • Perinatologists Perry Roussis, MD and Gary Stephens, DO named a Top Maternal-Fetal Medicine Doctor in Cityview Magazine's 2019 Top...

    Read more

  • Gary Stephens, DO, FACOOG of Fort Sanders Perinatal Center

    Pregnancy loss is more common than you might think. “At any one time, there’s probably 10 or 20 women...

    Read more

  • Danielle Rouse donated a CuddleCot to Fort Sanders Regional so families of stillborn babies will have more time...

    Read more

  • Dr. Steven Andrade and wife, Allison, welcome Lyla Mae.

    Dr. Steven Andrade is the proud father of Lyla Mae, who delivered at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center just...

    Read more

  • Diabetes Counseling for women with pre-existing and gestational diabetes.

    Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is currently undergoing a construction project to expand emergency and critical care capacity in...

    Read more

  • Perinatologist Steven Andrade, MD of the high-risk pregnancy team at Fort Sanders Perinatal Center.

    Fort Sanders Perinatal Center is proud to welcome perinatologist Steven Andrade, MD to our high-risk pregnancy team. Meet our...

    Read more