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Delaware Center for Maternal & Fetal Medicine of Christiana Care, Inc.
Abby Medical Center Office: One Centurian Drive, Suite 312, Newark, DE 19713
Christiana Hospital: 4755 Ogletown-Stanton Road, Suite 1992,Newark, DE 19718
Phone: (302) 319-5680    Website: www.DCMFM.com
Frequently Asked Questions
At Delaware Center for Maternal and Fetal Medicine, we've done our best to create a Web site that anticipates and satisfies our patients needs. With that goal in mind, we've compiled a list of frequently asked questions. If you do not find an answer to your question here, contact us at (302) 319-5680.
  • Can I still see my regular OB/GYN?
  • Yes. We make your OB/GYN part of your caregiver team, keeping him or her closely informed throughout every step of evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up.

  • How do I access Delaware Center for Maternal and Fetal Medicine?
  • To contact DCMFM please call (302) 319-5680.

  • How do I schedule an appointment with the Delaware Center for Maternal & Fetal Medicine?
  • Your obstetrician will be faxing a request for consultation along with all of your pregnancy records to the Delaware Center for Maternal & Fetal Medicine. We will contact you within 48 hours of receiving and reviewing the request from our office. This appointment cannot be made until the request and records are received by the specialist. Please provide your doctor with the best number to reach you during the day. If you are not contacted within a week to schedule this appointment, please call your obstetricians office to confirm that they have sent your request to us.

  • What does Delaware Center for Maternal and Fetal Medicine do?
  • We provide a range of various procedures and services that will provide the optimal result for a mother and her fetus/neonate.

  • What is Delaware Center for Maternal and Fetal Medicine?
  • We specialize in caring for women whose pregnancies are considered to be at high risk due to medical, surgical, and obstetrical risk factors. Our perinatal specialist are trained in prenatal diagnosis and provide services to families with fetuses who have risk factors for genetic, growth and structural differences.

    The division integrates comprehensive genetics counseling to assist in diagnoses, treatment and decision making for patients and families.

    The Delaware Center for Maternal and Fetal Medicine is associated with the only tertiary care center in the State of Delaware. We provide comprehensive care not only in Delaware, but to the adjoining states of Pennsylvania, Maryland, and New Jersey.

  • Where is the Delaware Center for Maternal and Fetal Medicine?
  • DCMFM has two convenient locations in Newark, Delaware just minutes from Interstate 95.

  • Where will I receive care?
  • You and your baby will receive treatment at either of our Newark sites which are located in close proximity to one another. Our main site is in Abby Medical Center on Centurian Drive and our alternate site is located in the Christiana Hospital on Ogletown-Stanton Road (Route 4).

  • Who makes the decision as to what course of treatment is taken? The patient and patient families or the physicians?
  • Our team of perinatologist offer non-directive counseling to patients and families. This means we provide you with all of the information and options available so that you can make a knowledgeable decision on your own. We know this decision can be difficult and are happy to answers all your questions and provide our time, support and assistance.