Leaders in Diagnostic Imaging and Ultrasound

Our physicians are board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and maternal fetal medicine. Together, with our team of ultrasonographers, they provide years of experience caring for women through every stage in life.

James Manley, MD

James Manley, MD serves as a managing partner of the Delaware Center of Maternal and Fetal Medicine of Christiana Care. He is also the Director of the OBGYN Ultrasound Program. Dr. Manley is board certified in both specialties of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Anthony Sciscione, DO

Anthony Sciscione, DO serves as a managing partner of the Delaware Center for Maternal and Fetal Medicine of Christiana Care. He also is Director of the OB/GYN residency program for the Christiana Care Health System. Dr. Sciscione is board certified in both specialties of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology. In addition to his clinical role and managerial roles with the practice, Dr. Sciscione serves on the following local and national committees:

  • Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine Board of Directors
  • Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine Publications Committee
  • The Pregnancy Foundation Board of Directors
  • The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Continuing Medical Education Committee
  • The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists District III Secretary
  • The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Prologs Task Force
  • Associate Editor for the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Social Media Editorial Staff for the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • United States Licensing Examination Step 2 Committee

Philip Shlossman, MD

Philip Shlossman, MD serves as a managing partner of the Delaware Center of Maternal and Fetal Medicine of Christiana Care. He also is the Co-Associate Director of the OB/GYN residency program for the Christiana Care Health System. Dr. Shlossman is board certified in both specialties of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology. In addition to his clinical role and managerial roles with the practice, Dr. Shlossman serves on the following local and state committees:

  • Christiana Care Health System Credentials Committee
  • Christiana Care Health System Peer Review Committee
  • Christiana Care Health System Quality and Safety Committee
  • Delaware Perinatal Cooperative
  • Delaware Healthy Mothers & Infants Committee
  • State of Delaware Standards of Care Committee
  • Delaware Maternal Mortality Review Committee
  • Delaware Child Death, Near Death, Stillbirth Commission
  • Delaware Child Death Review Panel
  • Medical Society of Delaware Maternal Child Health Care Committee

Vanita Dharan Jain, MD

Vanita Dharan Jain, MD serves as a managing partner of the Delaware Center for Maternal and Fetal Medicine of Christiana Care. Dr. Jain is also the Medical Director of the Perinatal Special Care Unit for Christiana Care Health System and the Medical Director of the High Risk Clinic for Christiana Care Health System. Dr. Jain is board certified in both specialties of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology. In addition to her clinical and managerial roles with the practice, Dr. Jain serves on the following local and national committees:

  • Christiana Care Health System Palliative Care Committee
  • Christiana Care Health System Tiny Babies Committee
  • Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine Coding Committee
  • Social Media Editorial Staff for the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Jennifer Merriman, MD

Jennifer Merriman, MD is a physician with the Delaware Center for Maternal and Fetal Medicine of Christiana Care. Dr. Merriman is board certified in both specialties of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology. In addition to her clinical role with the practice, Dr. Merriman serves on the following local committees:

  • Christiana Care Health System Tiny Babies Committee
  • Christiana Care Health System Deep Venous Thrombosis Prevention Committee

Kelly Ruhstaller, MD

Kelly Ruhstaller, MD is a physician with the Delaware Center for Maternal and Fetal Medicine of Christiana Care. Dr. Ruhstaller is board eligible in both specialties of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Carol Foster, RDMS, RT(R)

Carol Foster serves as assistant chief sonographer of the Delaware Center for Maternal and Fetal Medicine of Christiana Care. She is also part of the ultrasonography team with the OBGYN Ultrasound Program. Carol has earned the following certifications:

  • The American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers, ARDMS (OB/GYN)
  • Certified on First Trimester Nasal Bone and Nuchal Translucency Screening
  • The American Registry of Radiologic Technologist RT

Joanna Burk, RDMS, RT

Joanna Burk serves as staff sonographer of the Delaware Center for Maternal and Fetal Medicine of Christiana Care. She is also part of the ultrasonography team with the OBGYN Ultrasound Program. Joanna has earned the following certifications:

  • The American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers, ARDMS (OB/GYN)
  • Certified on First Trimester Nasal Bone and Nuchal Translucency Screening
  • The American Registry of Radiologic Technologist RT

Kathleen Cross, RDMS, RT(R)(M)(CT)

Kathleen Cross serves as staff sonographer of the Delaware Center for Maternal and Fetal Medicine of Christiana Care. She is also part of the ultrasonography team with the OBGYN Ultrasound Program. Kathleen has earned the following certifications:

  • The American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers, ARDMS (AB,FE OB/GYN)
  • Certified on First Trimester Nasal Bone and Nuchal Translucency Screening
  • The American Registry of Radiologic Technologist, RT(R)(M)(CT)

Dawn Carter, RDMS, RT(R)

Dawn Carter serves as staff sonographer of the Delaware Center for Maternal and Fetal Medicine of Christiana Care. She is also part of the ultrasonography team with the OBGYN Ultrasound Program. Dawn has earned the following certifications:

  • The American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers, ARDMS (OB/GYN)
  • Certified on First Trimester Nasal Bone and Nuchal Translucency Screening
  • The American Registry of Radiologic Technologist RT

The OBGYN Ultrasound Program is accredited with the prestigious American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) and shows our commitment to clinical excellence and the highest quality patient care.