Ultra Sound Scanning at GP Care GalwayEarly Pregnancy Scan (€100)

From 8 – 13 weeks of pregnancy.

The Sonographer will:

  • Check the baby’s heartbeat
  • Estimate expected due dates
  • Check for a twin/multiple pregnancies

High-resolution images of your scan will be printed out and given to you with our reported clinical findings.

Estimating gestational age can be helpful, especially if you are unsure of your last menstrual period or have irregular periods. Early ultrasound evaluation has been proven to be the best prediction of gestational age especially before 13 weeks gestation.

 

Gender Scanning (€80)

Performed from 18 weeks of pregnancy.

Gender assessment can never be guaranteed with ultrasound scanning but our highly experienced sonographers and state of the art equipment can give an opinion that will be 95% accurate.

High-resolution images of your scan will be printed out and given to you with our reported clinical findings.

 

2nd and 3rd Trimester Scan (€100)

This scan is performed from 14 – 35 weeks of pregnancy.

A general overview of fetal wellbeing will be performed assessment

  • Presentation
  • Fetal movements
  • Fetal heart rate
  • Liquor (amniotic fluid) volume
  • Abdominal circumference

If there are any concerns on this scan you will arrange an urgent review with the GP or obstetrician as required.

 

Presentation Scan (€80)

This scan is performed from 36 weeks of pregnancy.

This scan will assess:

  • Placement of placenta
  • Presentation of baby

A report will be given for your records along with black and white images.
If there is any concern about the findings of this scan you will be referred for in-hospital assessment by your obstetrician.