Diabetes Management Diabetes in pregnancy causes a variety of risks, including miscarriage, stillbirth, abnormal fetal growth, pre-eclampsia, and abnormal labor. Our physicians and diabetes-certified nurse practitioner have developed a program that includes:
home blood glucose evaluations
glucose management before and after delivery
oral hypoglycemic and insulin therapies (including insulin pump management)
ultrasound examinations for fetal anatomy, fetal echocardiogram, and growth
Medical Complications Many women with medical conditions, such as high blood pressure, cardiac disorders, seizures, lupus, or other medical conditions, fear they may never be able to have a healthy pregnancy. Our physicians and team provide guidance and management following evidence-based guidelines for medical complications in pregnancy. We are ready to assist women with medical complications with achieving successful pregnancies.