Department of Obstetrics and Prenatal Medicine


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„Our department represents a state of the art international tertiary centre and offers a 24-hour team of obstetricians, feto-maternal medicine specialists, neonatologists, and anaesthesiologists.
In our highly specialised unit of prenatal care and high-risk obstetrics we care for about 2000 high risk pregnant women and about 1000 pregnancies with fetal malformations as out- and inpatients.“

Focus of Care:

Prenatal Care
Sonography; diagnosis of malformations; specific first trimester diagnosis, anomaly and aneuploidy screening; examination of the
fetal heart (fetal echocardiography); preeclampsia screening in the
first trimester; non-invasive fetal aneuploidy testing from the maternal
blood; amniocentesis, chorionic villi sampling, fetal blood sampling).

Fetal Therapy and Surgery
Anaemia; arrhythmia; hydrothorax; cystic lung diseases: pulmonary sequester; diaphragmatic hernia; megacystis; aortic and pulmonary stenosis; feto-fetal transfusion syndrome; twin reversed arterial perfusion.

Obstetric Medicine
Management of pregnancies in women with pre-existing medical conditions. This includes regular interdisciplinary meetings with colleagues from related disciplines (e.g. cardiology, anaesthesiology, neurology, psychosomatic medicine).



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Univ. Prof. Dr. Ulrich Gembruch
Medical Director of the Department of Obstetrics and Prenatal Medicine

Department of Obstetrics and Prenatal Medicine
University Hospital Bonn
Sigmund-Freud-Str. 25
53127 Bonn
Germany
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