The Maternal Fetal Center

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Maternal Fetal Medicine

With a broad spectrum of nationally recognized, board-certified surgeons and physicians onsite who provide care for the common to the most unusual and complex conditions, the Maternal Fetal Center at Valley Children’s brings the best of maternal-fetal, neonatal and pediatric medicine together in one place.

One place for an unmatched depth and breadth of specialized treatment

With advanced technologies and the most inclusive team of board-certified experts in Central California, the Maternal Fetal Center provides the best care for mother and baby before, during and after delivery.

No other program in Central California provides the comprehensive plan of multidisciplinary care the Maternal Fetal Center offers both you and your baby in one place.

One place for the maternal-fetal medicine you and your baby need

From conducting routine diagnostic tests to managing complex cases, we specialize in treating pregnant women who request or require an extra measure of care. 

With a strong desire to help every pregnancy result in the safest delivery and best outcomes for mother and baby, we partner with your obstetrician or family doctor to offer highly specialized healthcare services.

Patient Stories


Kathryn Chimienti – Against All Odds

Frank Chimienti of Fresno sees Valley Children’s Hospital from a unique perspective: as a patient nearly 25 years ago, an employee since his college years, and most recently as a father to his 3-year-old daughter, Kathryn, a patient since before she was born.

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