We found 4 perinatologists who accept Anthem near Mason, OH.

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Dr. David Stephen McKenna, MD
Specializes in Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Obstetrics
7450 Mason Montgomery Road; Suite 201
Mason, OH
 

Dr. David McKenna's specialties are maternal and fetal medicine (perinatology) and obstetrics. Dr. McKenna obtained his medical school training at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and performed his residency at Wright-Patterson Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Wright State University. He is in-network for Amerigroup, Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He is affiliated with Good Samaritan Hospital and Miami Valley Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. McKenna's office for an appointment.

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Dr. Jiri David Sonek, MD
Specializes in Maternal and Fetal Medicine
7450 Mason Montgomery Road; Suite 201
Mason, OH
 

Dr. Jiri Sonek practices maternal and fetal medicine (perinatology) in Mason, OH, Centerville, OH, and Middletown, OH. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He graduated from the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Ohio State University Medical Center. Dr. Sonek's hospital/clinic affiliations include Atrium Medical Center and Miami Valley Hospital. He welcomes new patients.

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Dr. Christopher Scott Croom, MD
Specializes in Maternal and Fetal Medicine
7450 Mason Montgomery Road; Suite 201
Mason, OH
 

Dr. Christopher Croom specializes in maternal and fetal medicine (perinatology). Dr. Croom is affiliated with Miami Valley Hospital. He is in-network for Amerigroup, Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He is accepting new patients. He studied medicine at Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine.

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Dr. Melanie M Glover, MD
Specializes in Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Obstetrics
7450 Mason Montgomery Road; Suite 201
Mason, OH
 

Dr. Melanie Glover works as a maternal-fetal medicine specialist and obstetrician. Dr. Glover studied medicine at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine. She is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. She is affiliated with Miami Valley Hospital. Dr. Glover is open to new patients.

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What is Maternal and Fetal Medicine?

Maternal and fetal medicine is also sometimes called high-risk obstetrics or perinatology. All of these names refer to the specialty of medicine devoted to caring for pregnant women and their unborn babies during a pregnancy where there are complications. The goal of this specialty is to reduce stress for the mother and to increase the chances of safely delivering a healthy baby.

In most cases, pregnancy takes place without any problems. There are a few cases, however, where health problems require extra monitoring, testing, and more training than a regular ob/gyn might have. These specialized ob/gyns are perinatologists.

There are many different issues that might cause a patient to be referred to a maternal and fetal medicine specialist. Some of the issues include:
  • Advanced maternal age (over 35)
  • Recurrent miscarriages
  • Premature rupture of membranes, or “water breaking” too early
  • Congenital disorders that may impact birth
  • Multiples (twins, triplets, or higher)
  • Health issues in the mother, including chronic illness (diabetes, kidney disease, heart disease, etc.) and infectious disease (hepatitis, HIV)

Services offered by maternal and fetal medicine specialists vary depending on the nature of the concern, but they may include prenatal testing, ultrasound, or diagnostic screening. It is common for a patient to see a perinatologist several times during their pregnancy but for their own obstetrician to deliver the baby. Perinatologists typically do not deliver babies, although they are available for consult if needed.
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