3D 4D Ultrasound & Gender Determination
Yes, Ultrasound has been used safely in obstetrics for over 35 years. In the 35 years of use in medicine, there has never been a harmful effect shown by the use of ultrasound. Many women have multiple ultrasounds during their pregnancy with no negative effect on the baby. Women who are having trouble with pregnancy […]
Yes, Ultrasound Appointments should be made as soon as possible! Weekends and evenings are the most popular appointment times. Operational Days and Hours differ according to location so please call or visit the location page for site-specific information.
At the corporate level, we make no guarantees that images will be similar to those you might have seen elsewhere or even from our imaging center. Every baby scans differently, depending on its gestational age, position, amount of fluid, and mother’s condition. Please inquire with each Prenatal Peek location for their individual policies.
Absolutely, we will supply you with a DVD or Video of the session recorded to music, all the images and video clips are stored onto a CD so that you may print copies or email to other family or friends. You will also receive color and black/white photos and a keepsake folder to cherish for […]
All sonographers are trained in determining gender and will give you their best opinion. All packages include gender determination; the sonographer will inform you of the baby’s gender, if you like. Please be aware sometimes the baby may not be in a position to make a gender determination.
Prenatal Peek® requires all potential clients must be under the active care of a physician or midwife and that the provider is aware of your elective ultrasound session and conformation is made.
Prenatal Peek® employs only registered and qualified sonographers. This is an important factor when deciding to choose an imaging center. Untrained and unqualified sonographers can take 2-3 times as long as a registered and qualified sonographer to obtain images of your baby. As a rule of thumb, a highly trained sonographer will be able to […]
NO. We are an optional service and do not replace any element of your prenatal care. You must be under the care of a physician to use our service, and we urge you to consult your health care provider if you have any concerns about your pregnancy.
Prenatal Peek® informs both parents and their doctors, that services offered are not conducted for diagnostic purposes, except at Prenatal Peek in Durham, NC which performs diagnostic ultrasounds with physicians orders. Prenatal Peek® provides forms for parents and physicians/midwives for signing. Thus, providing a clear written statements of the services offered at Prenatal Peek®. Potential […]
This depends on how you would like to see your baby. Before 24 weeks, babies have a more skeletal appearance with 4D, but you are able to see more of the baby at once. From 28-36 weeks, babies are developing the fat layer that fills in their features so you will see more facial detail […]
“4D” is shorthand for four-dimensional – the fourth dimension being time. As far as ultrasound is concerned, 4D is the latest ultrasound technology. 4D takes three-dimensional ultrasound images and adds the element of time to the process. This allows you to see your unborn baby in amazing real time detail.
We strive to create a personalized unique and awesome ultrasound session. Prenatal Peek® understands that this is a special moment for mom and dad as well as your guest. Prenatal Peek® sonographers have a special talent in creating a warm, educational, fun and exciting environment. Prenatal Peek® believes once you see your baby in 3D […]