Welcome Steven Andrade, MD

Posted on August 29, 2018

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

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A Patient Story: Eileen’s Three High-Risk Pregnancies

Posted on May 21, 2018

The high-risk pregnancy team at Fort Sanders Perinatal guided Eileen through three high-risk pregnancies so she could be mom to three energetic children. Read her full story.

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A Patient Story: Extra Care for Kerrianna’s High-Risk Pregnancy

Posted on May 11, 2018

Kerrianna first came to Fort Sanders Perinatal Center after blood clotting issues made her pregnancy high risk. But during labor, it was her unborn baby’s rapid heart rate that required an emergency C-section. Read her full story.

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Ask Our Physicians: Exercising During Pregnancy

Posted on March 30, 2018

High-risk pregnancy physician Perry Roussis, MD of Fort Sanders Perinatal Center discusses how women can safely exercise during pregnancy and which activities to avoid.

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Ask Our Staff: Positive Genetic Testing

Posted on February 4, 2018

Certified Genetic Counselor Tracy Dawson, MS, CGC at Fort Sanders Perinatal Center helps couples learn how positive prenatal genetic testing gives information about changes, or abnormalities, in the chromosomes that make up a baby’s DNA, and the risk for birth defects.

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Ask Our Staff: Genetic Counseling Appointment

Posted on January 26, 2018

Certified genetic counselor Caitlin Austin, MS, CGC at Fort Sanders Perinatal Center discusses how prenatal genetic counseling and testing gives information about how some women’s family and pregnancy histories might mean they’re at a higher risk for a baby born with a birth defect.

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Ask Our Staff: Genetic Testing

Posted on January 16, 2018

Certified genetic counselor Peggy Kerper, MS, CGC at Fort Sanders Perinatal Center discusses how prenatal genetic testing gives information about changes, or abnormalities, in the chromosomes that make up your and your baby’s DNA and the risk for a birth defect.

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Ask Our Physicians: Birth Defects

Posted on November 16, 2017

Perinatologist Perry Roussis, MD of Fort Sanders Perinatal Center discusses birth defects, risk factors, and genetic counseling.

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