High-Risk Maternal Conditions

We want to keep you and your baby as healthy as possible during pregnancy. Some chronic and acute conditions, as well as the medications used to treat them, may cause complications for you or your baby. If you have a chronic medical condition, it’s ideal to see a specialist before conceiving to optimize management of your condition during pregnancy.

We can help you with your pre-existing health challenges such as:

  • Asthma or other lung problems
  • Autoimmune diseases such as lupus or arthritis
  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular conditions
  • Clotting disorders
  • Fibroids
  • High blood pressure
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Kidney disease
  • Lymphatic disorders
  • Mental health issues
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Neurological problems
  • Obesity
  • Seizure disorder
  • Severe anemia
  • Substance abuse
  • Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes
  • Thyroid problems

Other High Risk Pregnancy Conditions

Even if you don’t have any pre-existing conditions, you may still need special attention when you become pregnant, including if you’re over 35 years old or are carrying more than one baby. These factors, among others, can contribute to the development of other conditions during pregnancy, including:

Whatever the condition, our team of specialists will work toward the best possible outcome: a healthy baby and a healthy you.