Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
The UC Davis Medical Center’s Fetal Health Program offers expertise across all areas of high risk obstetrical care. Our multidisciplinary team provides expert consultation and care for maternal and fetal conditions that can occur during pregnancy. The strength of our Fetal Health Center program comes from our ability to quickly coordinate your care within multiple specialties. When an issue arises, our dedicated team of obstetrical, neonatal and other specialists will establish a coordinated treatment plan to benefit both mother and baby.
Herman Locsin Hedriana, M.D.
Division Chief of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Dr. Herman Hedriana returned to UC Davis’s Maternal-Fetal Medicine division in Obstetrics & Gynecology in March 2018. He was an Assistant Professor in Residence from July 1994 through June 1998 and for over 19 years, he has been Volunteer Clinical Faculty. Dr. Hedriana's main focus is premature birth risk assessment including preterm labor evaluation and effective use of antenatal corticosteroids. He feels patient safety, welfare, and their right to information comes first. He has been an active volunteer for March of Dimes for 15 years, involved in prematurity prevention, health care disparities, and healthcare policies involving different communities in California.
Shannon Clark, M.D.
Dr. Clark is board certified in Family and Community Medicine, and also completed a fellowship in Clinical Obstetrics. Her specialty interests focus on the care of pregnant women with mental illness or substance abuse. Dr. Clark also created and runs a weekly medication management and support group for women with mood disorders from pre-conception through one-year post-partum. The “CONNECTED” clinic provides medication management, education, advocacy and supportive therapy. The group setting aims to promote the development and delivery of health infants by treating and supporting the emotional well-being of the mother as an adjunct to prenatal and post-partum care.
Nina Boe, M.D.
Dr. Boe's clinical interests include prenatal diagnosis, pregestational and gestational diabetes, preeclampsia, and complications with twin gestations. Her research activities focus on improved screening procedures for diabetes in pregnancy.
Amelia McLennan, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor
Dr. Amelia McLennan joined the Maternal-Fetal Medicine division after completing her fellowship at Columbia University in New York, NY. She offers care for women with a range of high-risk medical, surgical, and fetal conditions during pregnancy. She has special clinical interest in ultrasound, prenatal diagnosis, genetic testing, multiple gestations, and fetal therapy.
Veronique Tache, M.D.
Residency Program Director
Dr. Taché specializes in taking care of women with high-risk pregnancies. Her clinical interests include fetal growth abnormalities, multiples and higher order multiples, prevention of preterm birth, maternal coagulation disorders and endocrine disorders.
Debra Wright, M.D.
Medical Director of Maternity Services
Debra D. Wright is a Health Sciences Clinical Professor at the UC Davis Medical Center in Obstetrics & Gynecology. The scope of her practice encompasses women’s health care from the teen years through menopause. Her medical expertise includes well woman care, pregnancy and delivery, menstrual problems, contraception, management of abnormal pap smears, and treatment of menopausal symptoms & problems.
Nancy Field, M.D.
Dr. Field's areas of interest include management of diabetic pregnancies, medical complications and fetal growth abnormalities during pregnancy, and fetal sonography. Her research currently focuses on outcomes in diabetic pregnancies.