Mauricio Herrera

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Dr Mauricio Herrera

Maternal Fetal Medicine – Fetal Surgery

Fetal Neurology – Fetal Cardiology

Chief of Maternal Fetal Medicine Department

Colsanitas Clinic – Keralty Holdings

Director of International Center of Fetal Therapy and Surgery

Momprenatal Fetal Center Director

Maternal Fetal Medicine Foundation President


Dr. Mauricio Herrera is an obstetrician gynecologist with a specialty in Maternal Fetal Medicine, Fetal Surgery and Therapy, Fetal Cardiology and Fetal Neurology. He is the Director of the Maternal Fetal Department at the Colsanitas Clinic – since 2001.

Actually Dr. Herrera is the director of the International Center of Fetal Surgery and therapy is a referrer center for validated fetal surgeries and therapies, he is in charge of more than 120 cases of fetal therapies and surgeries each year with patients from different regions from Colombia and also from other countries in Latin America.

Actually is the President of the Maternal Fetal Medicine Foundation.
He dedicates all the time for the Maternal Fetal Medicine, Prenatal Diagnosis and Fetal therapy and surgery.

Since 2020, Dr. Herrera is the Director of management and knowledge transfer in the Global Institute of Clinical Excellence as part of the Presidency of Health and Innovation in Keralty, he is in charge of the integration of the knowledge in 8 countries in the Keralty operation.

Dr. Herrera started his work in Maternal Fetal Medicine and Prenatal Diagnosis in 2000, when he created the Maternal Fetal Unit in Colsanitas Clinic. He also began the first recognized fellowship program in maternal fetal medicine in Colombia at the University Of Rosary School Of Medicine.
He is presently the Director of the Fellowship Program in Maternal Fetal Medicine, Fetal Cardiology and Fetal Neurology in Sanitas University and Rosario University.

As Director of fellowship program, he is responsible for research and education in the Maternal Fetal Unit and for all courses and online education offered by Sanitas University.

Since 2006, Dr. Herrera had served as a member of the educational committee of the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISUOG). This responsibility involves his expertise in education in all countries in Latin America.
He was member of the ISUOG Board from 2014 to 2019.

He created the Fellows Program in fetal cardiology and neurology more than 400 physicians have completed the training program.
He is the creator and director of the advanced fetal medicine Internet network with an impact factor of 6000 doctors registered around the world.

His is leading and was the creator of the Latino American Center for Fetal Surgery and
Therapy, actually he is doing more than 70 fetal surgery each year and that include fetal surgery for myelomeningocele, surgery in TWINS, fetal tumors, fetal shunts, EXIT, fetal tracheal occlusion and more.

He is considered an opinion leader in the area of obstetrical and gynecological ultrasound, prenatal diagnosis, fetal ultrasound, fetal malformation screening and fetal therapy.

In addition to publishing numerous articles and abstracts, he is a featured speaker in many meetings, courses and medical Congresses both in Colombia and internationally and travels over 105,000 miles worldwide annually as part of his commitment to promote education in the field of ultrasound, prenatal diagnosis, prenatal biochemical screening, maternal fetal health and related technologies