We found 4 perinatologists who accept Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida BlueCare All Copay near Saint Petersburg, FL.

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Dr. Karen A Raimer, MD
Specializes in Maternal and Fetal Medicine
625 Sixth Avenue South; Suite 340
St. Petersburg, FL
 

Dr. Karen Raimer practices maternal and fetal medicine (perinatology) in Saint Petersburg, FL. On average, patients gave Dr. Raimer a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. She is especially interested in high risk pregnancy. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. She attended medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. Dr. Raimer's residency was performed at Ochsner Medical Center. She has received the distinction of Florida Super Doctors 2009 - Gulf Coast Edition. She is professionally affiliated with All Children's Hospital.

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Clinical interests: High Risk Pregnancy

Dr. Jose A Prieto, MD
Specializes in Maternal and Fetal Medicine
625 6th Avenue S; Suite 340
St Petersburg, FL
 

Dr. Jose Prieto practices maternal and fetal medicine (perinatology) in Saint Petersburg, FL. His clinical interests include high risk pregnancy. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Prieto graduated from the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He has received professional recognition including the following: Florida Super Doctors 2009 - Gulf Coast Edition. Dr. Prieto is affiliated with All Children's Hospital.

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Clinical interests: High Risk Pregnancy

Dr. Thinh Phu Nguyen, MD
Specializes in Maternal and Fetal Medicine
625 6th Avenue South; Suite 340
St Petersburg, FL
 

Dr. Thinh Nguyen is a medical specialist in maternal and fetal medicine (perinatology). Clinical interests for Dr. Nguyen include high risk pregnancy. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Nguyen attended medical school at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Nguyen trained at a hospital affiliated with The University of Toledo. Dr. Nguyen is professionally affiliated with All Children's Hospital.

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Clinical interests: High Risk Pregnancy

Dr. Rachelle A Schwartz, DO
Specializes in Maternal and Fetal Medicine
625 6th Avenue S; Ste 340; Street
Petersburg, FL
 

Dr. Rachelle Schwartz specializes in maternal and fetal medicine (perinatology). After attending Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school, she completed her residency training at Bayfront Medical Center. Areas of expertise for Dr. Schwartz include high risk pregnancy. Dr. Schwartz accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. She is professionally affiliated with All Children's Hospital.

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Clinical interests: High Risk Pregnancy

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What is Maternal and Fetal Medicine?

Maternal and fetal medicine (also called perinatology) is the specialty 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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