Dr. Nhan-Chang, is a member of the team of Maternal Fetal Medicine (MFM) clinicians who provide invasive and non-invasive procedures for fetal diagnosis and therapy. The team performs 3-D ultrasound, fetal Doppler studies, amniocentesis, chorionic villus sampling, and fetal blood sampling in addition to in-utero transfusions and other invasive procedures for high-risk patients. Dr. Nhan-Chang brings to the team her expertise and extensive training in ultrasound for prenatal diagnosis. She completed a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Staten Island University Hospital and a fellowship in MFM at The Perinatology Research Branch of the National Institute of Child Health and Development/National Institutes of Health (NICHD/NIH) and Wayne State University in Detroit.
Diagnosis and prevention of preterm birth and preterm premature rupture of membranes are Dr. Nhan-Chang’s primary clinical and research interests. Other research interests include the role of the placenta and epigenetics in complicated pregnancies. Dr. Nhan-Chang currently serves as a co-investigator on the NICHD and National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute-funded study on “Sleep Disordered Breathing during Pregnancy and Risks to Cardiovascular Health”. Dr. Nhan-Chang is frequently invited to present abstracts and lectures at national and international forums. Her research is featured in the more than two dozen articles she has co-authored in peer-reviewed journals.
Board Certified: Obstetrics & Gynecology, Maternal Fetal Medicine
Medical School: St. George’s University School of Medicine, True Blue, Grenada, West Indies
Residency Training: Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY, USA
Fellowship Training: Hutzel Women’s Hospital, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA; Perinatology Research Branch / NIH / NICHD / DHHS, Detroit, MI, USA