is an elective 4D ultrasound?
This elective ultrasound provides a unique bonding opportunity
for the expectant mother and her family and friends.
These ultrasounds do not require an order from your
physician, and they cannot substitute for a diagnostic
- How far along should I be before I elect to have
a 4D ultrasound?
If you plan on only having one ultrasound, we recommend
making the appointment between the 26th and 33rd week
of pregnancy. However, if gender determination is something
you would like to know earlier, you can schedule around
the 20th week.
- Can you always tell the gender of the baby?
We are able to determine the baby's gender to a very
high degree of certainty. Depending on your baby's gestational
age, we are able to accurately determine the gender.
If we are not able to tell with certainty at your first
visit, you will be invited to re-schedule, at no additional
cost, for a quick peek at a more favorable time.
- Will I always get the perfect picture of my baby?
Many factors affect the quality of the images (fetal
position, amniotic fluid, and amount of maternal tissue).
We promise to make every effort to obtain the best images
possible. If the baby remains uncooperative throughout
your session, it may be necessary to repeat the scan
at a later time. We want you to be happy, and we encourage
you to share any concerns with us prior to leaving your
- How many guests can I bring?
Seating is limited. However, you can bring as many as
you like for standing room.
- Do I need a full bladder?
No, We prefer that you be comfortable for your session.
However, it is a good idea to be well hydrated. We recommend
wearing comfortable two-piece clothing.
- Does my insurance cover these ultrasounds?
As it is an elective service, it is NOT COVERED by any
Any other questions please call at (772) 216 5445.
Located at St. Lucie West. 501 NW Lake Whitney Place Ste. 106, Port St. Lucie, FL 34986