Maternal-Fetal Medicine Center

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Clinic Overview

The Maternal-Fetal Medicine Centers offer a comprehensive range of personalized high-risk obstetrical care and fetal diagnosis and treatment services for women who are referred to the center sites by their primary health care provider with special medical and obstetrical conditions.

Located in Minneapolis at University of Minnesota Medical Center, in Burnsville at Fairview Ridges Hospital, and in Edina at Fairview Southdale Hospital, our physicians and staff provide medical consultation, patient counseling and education, diagnostic testing and procedural techniques tailored to support each patient’s individual care plan. They also coordinate care with neonatal care experts, including neonatologists and neonatal nurse practitioners, at each location as needed.

Learn more about our physicians' women's health expertise.

Conditions we treat

Our physicians provide care for many medical conditions including (but not limited to) the following:

  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Diabetes
  • Fetus with birth defect
  • High-risk pregnancies
  • Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • Infectious diseases
  • Kidney disease
  • Multiple gestation
  • Pregnancy and childbirth
  • Prenatal genetic conditions
  • Preterm labor
  • Prior pregnancy loss
  • Prior stillbirth


Our physicians offer a comprehensive array of diagnostic and terapeutic procedures and consultation including:

  • Chorionic villus sampling
  • Amniocentesis
  • Ultrasound

Awards and Distinctions
The University of Minnesota Medical Center Weight Loss Clinic has received several awards for our surgical excellence.  We work closely with other specialists within the University of Minnesota Health system to coordinate your care and are proud to be awarded the following:

• Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program with Adolescent Qualifications
This accreditation means our bariatric surgery program is a comprehensive center that has passed a rigorous external national review by fellow surgeons.  In addition, we are one of a very select few programs that have also achieved Adolescent Qualifications by the American College of Surgeons.

• Blue Distinction Center + for Bariatric Surgery
This quality designation from Blue Cross Blue Shield signifies our center delivers high quality bariatric and patient care.  The Blue Distinction + program evaluates our expertise as a physician team, the number surgery’s our clinic has performed, and our track record of results.  We have proven to have a track record for delivering better results, with fewer complications time and time again.  The Blue Distinction + plus indicates our program also met cost measures that address consumers need for affordable care.

A partnership of Fairview and University of Minnesota Physicians

Location Info


Maternal-Fetal Medicine Center
University of Minnesota Medical Center West Bank
Riverside Professional Building
606 24th Ave. S, Suite 400
Minneapolis, MN 55454

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University of Minnesota Medical
Center West Bank:

Fairview Southdale Hospital
(Edina):  952-924-5250

Fairview Ridges Hospital
(Burnsville): 952-892-2270

Our Team


Central Scheduling: 612.672.7422

Provider Referrals: 612.672.7000

Administrative Offices: 612.884.0600

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