ABOUT OUR CLINIC
We have established a clinic with a team of experts in the field of IBD and Pregnancy. Our goal is to provide the best care for patients who have IBD and who are pregnant or are planning to get pregnant. We provide evidence-based, expert advice about IBD medications, fertility, delivery, breastfeeding, and vaccinations of the newborn. By optimizing disease management for our patients throughout their pregnancy and postpartum, it will improve the outcome for a healthy pregnancy.
IBD Pregnancy Vancouver is the pioneering Crohn's/Colitis Pregnancy Clinic in Downtown Vancouver. We offer proactive and quality care at our convenient location in the heart of the city. At IBD Pregnancy Vancouver, your health is our number one priority, and we make sure to provide you with the resources necessary to tailor your therapy to best suit your needs.
Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic immune disorder that may affect people during their reproductive years. Family planning with IBD can be challenging at times but with a team of IBD and Obstetrical experts, even patients with complex disease may have a healthy pregnancy and delivery.
A Happier, Healthier You
At IBD Pregnancy Vancouver, we want to address your questions and concerns regarding family planning with IBD. Our personalized counseling provide patients with the resources they need to optimally manage their disease — you’ll leave our clinic well informed and confident that your health is in good hands.
Here For You
Our friendly and experienced staff will make sure you always feel comfortable and well-informed. We are here to provide you with guidance through your personal journey. Our doctors are at the forefront of research, utilizing trusted sources to best care for you and your pregnancy.
POSTPARTUM FOLLOW UP
Our job isn't over when your baby is born! We want to make sure your IBD is well managed and the least of your concerns so you can focus on your new bundle of joy. If you are thinking of becoming pregnant, we are happy to provide information on family planning.
Dr. Yvette Leung is a gastroenterologist who has practiced in the area of Inflammatory Bowel Disease and reproductive health since 2008. Originally from Vancouver she graduated from a Gastroenterology Fellowship at the University of Calgary and an advanced IBD Fellowship at the University of Chicago. She is delighted to join the Pregnancy and IBD team since moving back to Vancouver in 2016. Her interests in the area of IBD and pregnancy include: safety of biologics in children exposed during pregnancy, education and quality of life.
Dr. Yvette Leung, MD, FRCPC
Dr. Greg Rosenfeld started his career in medicine as a family physician and clinical assistant professor at the University of British Columbia in the department of Family Practice. He completed his Gastroenterology Fellowship at the University of British Columbia and Advanced Fellowship in IBD at St. Paul’s Hospital.
Dr. Greg Rosenfeld, MD, FRCPC
Dr. Flora Teng,
Dr. Flora Teng strongly believes that education, prevention, and empowerment improves patient outcomes. She completed her Master of Public Health at Yale University and completed specialty training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of British Columbia.
Amy Wong studied Molecular and Cell Biology at Simon Fraser University with a concentration in physiology. She is focused on clinical research in IBD involving both investigator-initiated and sponsored studies.
Amy Wong, BSc
Amanda Swain, BScN, RN
Christina Pears, BScN, RN
Interested in getting your health back on track? We’d be happy to introduce you to our staff members. Give us a call to speak with any one of our medical professionals today.
We look forward to getting in touch with individuals seeking more information about IBD pregnancy. However, please refrain from providing any personal medical or identifying information. Your privacy is very important to us.
Suite 770 - 1190 Hornby Street, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2K5
Tel: (604) 688 - 6332 ext. 276
For any general inquiries, please fill in the following contact form, we will be happy to have a follow up chat over the phone.