Referring Physicians' Resource

If you are a physician referring a patient with TTTS to UC San Diego Health System for possible laser photocoagulation treatment, the following information will assist you in making the referral as quickly and easily as possible.

Download the fetal surgery physician referral form, which will assist us in determining whether your patient is a candidate for laser photocoagulation of the communication vessels. Fax the completed form to 619-543-5474.

For your convenience, a secure form for referring patient information is available online: Patient Referral Form.

UC San Diego’s Fetal Surgery team invites referring physicians to remain involved in their patients’ care, especially after the procedure. Our commitment is to provide rapid and convenient access to consultative services for practicing obstetricians and maternal fetal specialists, with a goal to provide expert surgical intervention and return the patient as quickly as possible back to her home base and her referring physician.