Fetal Surgery for Spina Bifida

Mothers carrying a baby with spina bifida who choose fetal surgery require the most expert and carefully coordinated care from the time of diagnosis through care after your baby is born. Our team has performed more than 200 fetal surgeries on babies with myelomeningocele, maintaining optimal patient safety and following high standards for fetal surgery to ensure the best possible outcomes for you and your baby.

PBS Documentary Series "Twice Born" Features Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment

Why Choose Us?

Learn more about our fetal surgery team's experience performing prenatal repair of myelomeningocele at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, and find out what sets us apart from other fetal treatment centers.

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