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Congenital Heart Defects 

The Fetal Heart Program at the St. Louis Fetal Care Institute brings together the best cardiothoracic surgery, cardiology, neonatology and maternal-fetal medicine experts in the region to care for mothers and their babies who have a congenital heart defect.

From early diagnosis, as early as 18-weeks gestation, to advanced deliveries that take place steps from the regions only pediatric hybrid catheterization suite, the team has the expertise and technology to provide for the best possible outcomes for conditions such as:

Atrioventricular Canal Defect (AVCD)  

Ebstein's Anomaly

Fetal Arrhythmia

Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS)  

Tetralogy of Fallot

Transposition of the Great Arteries (TGA)

Truncus Arteriosus

Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD)

The above list is a sampling of the conditions we commonly treat, and does not encompass every fetal abnormality we can assist with. If there is a condition you would like more information about, or do not see listed above, please contact us for additional details.

We are available 24-hours a day, seven days a week to answer your questions. You can reach us by phone at (314) 268-4037, toll-free: (877) SSM FETL ((877) 776-3385) or e-mail

You can also learn more about us, and the families we have worked with, on our Facebook page,