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High-Risk Pregnancy


The Women’s Hospital at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital offers the most comprehensive care available in Richmond for high-risk pregnancies. With 27 brand new state-of-the-art private antepartum rooms, it is our hope to provide our expectant mothers with access to high-quality care in a comfortable home-like environment. From the close “easy-in/easy-out” parking to the onsite NICU and dedicated surgical suite, every detail of our new Women’s Hospital has been built with your comfort in mind.

The Antepartum Unit monitors mothers who have a high-risk pregnancy or are predisposed to complications. A maternal-fetal medicine physician supports the unit and provides on-site medical attention in addition to your own OB/GYN or MFM.

The Women’s Hospital at Henrico Doctors’ has 27 private, single-occupancy antepartum rooms with spacious king beds and natural lighting with the latest technology and equipment necessary to keep you and your baby healthy. Wi-Fi is available throughout the hospital, and women are encouraged to bring their own laptop or tablet.

Special Care for Special Circumstances

We care for women with high-risk conditions such as:

  • Twins or triplets
  • Pre-term labor
  • Preeclampsia
  • Chronic hypertension (high-blood pressure)
  • Chronic and gestational diabetes
  • Premature rupture of the membranes
  • Short or weakened cervix (cerclage)
  • Bleeding disorders (placenta accreata, placenta previa, abruption placentae)
  • Asthma
  • Post-surgery complications
  • HIV
  • Gastroschisis
  • Substance Abuse
  • Heart disease
  • Babies with anomalies

To learn more about our high-risk, specialty care services, please call our high-risk nurse navigator, at 804-289-4704.