Fetal Medicine

Surya Fetal medicine unit (SFMC) is a team of highly skilled maternal and fetal medicine specialists in Mumbai and Pune that offer the diagnosis of complications and treatment in unborn babies or foetuses. It manages both low risk and high-risk pregnancies.

Fetal medicine unit comprises of a team of:

  • Trained fetal medicine specialists
  • Obstetrician and gynaecologist
  • Geneticist and counsellor
  • Paediatrics and neonatology
  • Allied branches like Pediatric surgeon, Pediatric neurologist, Pediatric orthopaedic surgeon
  • Perinatal pathologist

What we offer:

Fetal medicine unit of SFMC provides comprehensive service throughout the pregnancy in the diagnosis and management of all fetal conditions.

We are specialised in:

  • First-trimester diagnosis of fetal anomalies
  • Screening of chromosomal abnormalities
  • Fetal echocardiography
  • Invasive prenatal diagnosis for chromosomal abnormalities and genetic syndrome
  • Diagnosis and management of small and growth-restricted fetuses
  • Management of multiple pregnancies and their complications
  • Prediction and prevention of preterm labour
  • Monitoring and treatment Rh-Negative mothers and doing IUTs
  • Close pregnancy monitoring in women with previous poor pregnancy outcome
  • Aim of our Fetal Medicine Center is to provide comprehensive specialized care to women with both low and high-risk pregnancy from conception to childbirth under one roof, hand in hand with your obstetrician.

We have created an ideal setup with the latest equipment in machinery and software, entrusted in the hands of highly specialized, skilled and experienced fetal medicine specialists who will perform all diagnostic tests both non-invasive or invasive to check the development of the fetus and if required help in in-utero therapeutic correction or monitoring of the unborn baby.

Facilities available for Surya Fetal Medicine Centre:

  • Comprehensive Obstetrical Level-lII Ultrasound by Feto-Maternal Expert
  • Confirmation of Pregnancy and dating scan
  • First Trimester Screening (Nuchal Translucency, Nasal bone, Ductus Venosus, Tricuspid regurgitation, along with first-trimester assessment for fetal anomalies) (11 to 13+6 wks)
  • Early anomaly scan (>16 weeks)
  • Detailed Anomaly scan (>18 weeks)
  • Fetal Growth scan / Estimated fetal weight, liquor & placental localization (>26 weeks)
  • Fetal Biophysical Profile (>32 weeks)
  • Fetal Color Doppler (IUGR screening and growth monitoring using special statistical monitoring software for Indian population) (>26 weeks)
  • Fetal Echocardiography – ECHO (18 -28 weeks)
  • Multiple pregnancy assessment and management of complications
  • Prediction of mid-trimester miscarriage and preterm labour – Cervical length assessment
  • Transvaginal USG (TVS)
  • State of art 3D/4D Ultrasound
  • Prenatal Genetic Screening
  • Combined first-trimester screening for Down syndrome (Nuchal translucency with Dual marker test)
  • Combined first-trimester screening for Down Syndrome and preeclampsia (Uterine artery Doppler with biochemistry with Dual marker)
  • Second trimester Down syndrome screening (Quadruple /Triple test)
  • Interventional Diagnostic Procedures
  • Amniocentesis
  • Chorionic villus sampling (CVS)
  • Fetal Blood Sampling (FBS, cordocentesis)
  • Fetal Urine Sampling
  • Fetal skin biopsy
  • Placental biopsy
  • Interventional Therapeutic Procedures
  • Multifetal pregnancy reduction (Triplets and higher-order pregnancy)
  • Selective feticide
  • Intrauterine transfusion in Rh is immunised pregnancy
  • Therapeutic amnioreduction
  • Fetal shunt procedures

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Our Specialists

Dr. Vandana Bansal

BSTETRICIAN & GYNAECOLOGY, MD, DNB, MNAMS, MRCOG(UK), FNB(HIGH RISK PREGNANCY & PERINATOLOGY)

Director, Department of Fetal Medicine

Mon - Sat: 4.30 PM - 8 PM


Dr. Mohit Shah

DNB, DMRD Radio Diagnosis

Consultant Obstetrics & Gynecology

Tue & Thur: 9 AM to 11 AM


Dr. Pooja Vazirani

MD, DNBE, DGO, FCPS

Consultant Obstetrics & Gynecology

Wed: 10.30 AM to 2 PM


Dr. Ashwini Rathi

MD, MRCOG

Consultant Obstetrics & Gynecology

Mon & Fri: 10:30 AM - 1 PM


Dr. Shradhha Shinde

MBBS, DGO, Fellowship in Obstetric Ultrasonography, Fetal Medicine & Fetal Therapy FMF UK Certified

Consultant Fetal Medicine

By Appointment