Planning for a family is an exciting time. A good start is always helpful for the journey ahead.
Parents-to-be can go for a preconception screening to understand their health conditions and detect any risk factors that could affect the foetus and mother-to-be. This screening would include pelvic ultrasound scans and relevant blood tests for the females.
In addition, a thorough medical history would be taken to better understand the wife’s or couple’s health. Dr. Fong would also be able to advise on managing some existing chronic diseases such as diabetes or hypertension.