are 2d, 3d and 4d
2d ultrasound is the
and original method of viewing a baby’s organs and skeletal
features. Simply put, this method is what has been commonly used to
view the prenatal progress. Today’s advanced technology with 3d ultrasound
allows the viewing of the surface images of your baby, and with great
detail. These images, known as sonograms, are produced with the same
frequency sound waves used in the traditional 2d ultrasound.
These sonogram images are also produced in 4d ultrasound, a
process that allows you to view your baby in motion, also known as
there any risks?
Sonograms are produced
sound waves at a low output level that is currently regulated and
monitored by the FDA. Over 30 years of extensive studies have been
conducted, all of which show results of no harmful effects to either
mother or baby.
this take the place of my
services do not replace your physician’s diagnostic
We at babyimage
want to make sure that you follow the proper procedures when choosing
to have an elective ultrasound. To that end, we require expectant
mothers who want elective ultrasound to have already had their first
diagnostic ultrasound with their current physician or health care
provider. Please print and submit the following form to your Doctor.
Physician Order Form (PDF)
is the best time to come in
for my 3d/4d ultrasound?
For optimum results, we
that you visit our facility between 28 to 34 weeks when your baby is
more developed. Please see our calendar.
type of equipment is used at babyimage 3d/4d Ultrasound?
We use the G.E. VOLUSON 730,
the leading brand in ultrasound equipment. The G.E. VOLUSON 730
produces the best quality 3d/4d images.
my medical insurance pay for
my 3d/4d ultrasound session?
No. Your insurance will not cover
this elective ultrasound nor will your insurance be billed for this
long are the ultrasound
We offer a variety of packages to choose from, with
sessions in the ultrasound room ranging from 10 to 30 minutes.
I need to make an appointment?
Yes. All ultrasound sessions
are scheduled by appointment only. Please see our appointment calendar.
can I do to get good images?
Staying well hydrated during your
pregnancy and drinking plenty of water at least 3 days before your
appoinment will help produce better images.
Note: Individual results may vary.
Positioning of your baby, location of placenta and amount of amniotic
fluid are all factors in producing your babies 3D Images.
- Do you Guarantee your product?
Absolutely! In the event
that we are unable to see your baby due to the positioning at the time
of your session, we will schedule you for a second visit at no
additonal cost to you.