Obstetrics

Type Description Preparation Time Price
Early Pregnancy/Reassurance Scan (5-10 weeks) To confirm and date pregnancy;exclude ectopic or molar pregnancy, confirm cardiac pulsations and number of foetuses. Drink at least 500ml fluid before the examination and there is a possibility of transvaginal scan if necessary for better visualisation. 30 minutes £85
Dating Scan (11-14 weeks) To confirm gestational age by measuring the crown rump length to give the estimated due date, number of foetuses and cardiac pulsation. No preparation required. 30 minutes £95
4D Gender Scan(16 – 19 weeks) To determine the gender/sex of the baby, basic anatomy and biometry measurements. No preparation required. 30 minutes £95
Anomaly Scan (18-23 weeks) Mainly to look for congenital malformations; assess foetal growth, amniotic fluid, placental site and uterine artery Doppler.To confirm gender of the baby if required.Free 4D Preview and 3D black and white thermal images.DVD is an option for extra charge. No preparation required. 60 minutes £150
2D Growth Scan (24-40 weeks) Mainly to evaluate foetal size (estimated foetal weight), assess foetal growth, amniotic fluid, foetal movements and umbilical artery Doppler when indicated.Free 4D Preview and 3D black and white thermal images.An option of 4D recording with extra charge. No preparation required. 30 minutes £100
4D Growth Scan (24-32 weeks) Mainly to evaluate foetal size (estimated foetal weight), assess foetal growth, amniotic fluid, foetal movements and umbilical artery Doppler when indicated.4D DVD recording,USB, 3D black and white thermal images are included. No preparation required.4D is always depending on baby’s position, amount of amniotic fluid and sometimes raised body mass index can alter the sound waves penetration that could limit the quality of images obtain. 60 minutes £135
Presentation Scan(36 -40 weeks) Mainly to confirm foetal position, assessment of foetal growth , foetal movements ,amount of amniotic fluid and Dopplers if indicated.Includes Estimated Foetal Weight and free thermal images.Free 4D Preview No preparation required. 30 minutes £100