Fetal Outcomes

The Midwest Fetal Care Center (MWFCC), a collaboration between Allina Health and Children’s Minnesota, brings together a multidisciplinary team of highly trained maternal-fetal medicine experts from Allina Health and pediatric and neonatal specialists from Children’s Minnesota. Open since 2008, the MWFCC is a national referral center and regional leader in fetal diagnosis, fetal intervention and comprehensive fetal care for unborn babies with abnormalities.

The center was started to meet the local need and has quickly grown into a national center with world-class outcomes. Between Jan. 1, 2015, and Dec. 21, 2018, MWFCC has evaluated nearly 5,000 fetal cases and performed a total of 160 fetal procedures.

Twin-Twin Transfusion Syndrome (TTTS) Fetal Procedure Outcomes (Past 2 years)

95% of procedures resulted in at least one twin surviving

74% of procedures resulted in both twins surviving

Myelomeningocele (MMC) Repair Outcomes (Past 2 years)

100% of procedures resulted in the mother surviving and the patient surviving to delivery

71% of procedures also resulted in an improvement in motor function at their 12 month follow-up appointment

CONTACT US

Appointments & Referrals
855-693-3825
(855-MW-FETAL)

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ADDRESS

Midwest Fetal Care Center
902 E 26th Street, Suite 1700
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Map & Directions

Located in the first floor front entrance of The Mother Baby Center at Abbott Northwestern and Children’s Minnesota in Minneapolis.

Services provided by Abbott Northwestern Hospital.