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St Louis Fetal Care Institute's Fetal Surgeons to Visit Chicago Area Physicians
Date:4/1/2013

St Louis, MO (PRWEB) April 01, 2013

Fetal surgery, or surgery on a baby before it is born, is an emerging medical field. This highly specialized area can give babies who may not survive a chance at life. Currently, there are limited fetal surgery options in the Chicago area. Doctors from the St. Louis Fetal Care Institute, in St. Louis are hoping to change this.

“Chicago has a strong market of talented, experienced maternal-fetal medicine specialists and ob/gyns. These are physicians who know how to care for these delicate babies after their arrival,” says Dr. Mike Vlastos, director of the Institute. “Our goal is to work with them and their patients by providing fetal surgery at our Fetal Care Institute in St. Louis, and then giving these mothers the opportunity to deliver with their home doctor in Chicago.”

Dr. Vlastos, MFM, FACOG, Dr. Samer Elbabaa, MD, FAANS, FACS, the director of the Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery at SSM Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center and Saint Louis University assistant professor of Neurological Surgery, and Fetal Care Nurse Coordinator Katie Francis will be in Chicago on April 11 and 12. While in the area, the team will meet with teams of doctors from around the area.

On April 11 they will present “Breakthroughs In Fetal Surgery,” to local physicians, nurses and genetic counselors. The presentation will cover the details about advanced treatments for myelomeningocele (the most sev
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