A look inside the Colorado Fetal Care Center at Children’s Hospital Colorado

(Female Voiceover) The Colorado Fetal Care Center offers hope to families facing a high-risk pregnancy. From the instant they arrive at our center, they understand that this is a unique facility for unique patients. The Colorado Fetal Care Center is part of the Colorado Institute for Maternal and Fetal Health. The Institute integrates adult and […]

Birth of a Planet

[Music]>>NARRATOR: We now know that the Earth and the planets of our solar system are not alone in the universe. Over the past few decades, the hunt for extrasolar planets has yielded incredible discoveries, and now planetary researchers have a new tool. Simulated models of how planets are born. [Music]>>NARRATOR: It’s believed that most planets […]

Complete Care at The Valley Hospital’s Center for Childbirth

I had a wonderful experience here, from the time I walked through the doors until the time I left. I just felt like I needed to come back and visit the all the nurses. They were so nice and so good. I love them. For a first time mommy, you don’t know what to expect, […]

Dr. Paul Dicker of The Valley Hospital’s Center for Childbirth

I think that this field allows you to have somewhat of a primary care approach, so you see patients over time, over years. Which is wonderful, you get to kind of not only see them medically, but you know, just see them as their families develop, which makes for an incredibly rewarding experience. Obviously you […]

Dr. Aiman Shilad of The Valley Hospital’s Center for Childbirth

Valley provides an environment where patients are comfortable, safe and happy. They get the best of care from a physician standpoint and from a medical standpoint, and they get the best of care from a psychosocial and a comfort standpoint where they are welcomed into the Valley family along with their own family. And so […]

Maternal-Fetal Medicine at The Valley Hospital’s Center for Childbirth

This is my husband, Jim. We got married October of 2009, and he’s my best friend in the whole world. He’s my rock. This is our first baby, and we’ve had some hiccups with the pregnancy. So, I’m here for a while. Considering my condition, we’ll be here until the baby comes four weeks later. […]

Delivery of a baby with spina bifida

(bouncy music) – Babies with spina bifida require specialized care after delivery due to the fact that their spine is open and exposed. Thus when discussing delivery, we recommend that women deliver their baby in an institution that can provide the multidisciplinary care the baby will need after birth, including the expertise of the neonatal […]

Labor Positions

Hi, My name is Jessica Anderson. I am a certified midwife for the university of Colorado Hospital. Today, we’re going to talk about birthing positions. There are may positions you can utilize during the first stage of labor. One of the positions you can use is a sideline position This position is wonderful for early […]

Ashley Tharp shares about childbirth education classes

It’s time for the King’s Daughters Medical Center Big Brain Spotlight of the Day. Here at the Ashland Center for Women’s Health at King’s Daughters Medical Center, it’s super important that we offer the education where our moms are. Our moms get the chance to come back and talk to us while they either wait […]