Simply call us to book an appointment.
We aim to book you for a scan within 3 days, or 14 days for certain scans.
What is it for?
To investigate symptoms associated with your reproductive organs.
What is this scan?
A gynaecological ultrasound scan uses sound waves to create images of the uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes, and bladder. It is used to diagnose a variety of conditions, such as:
Pelvic inflammatory disease
Cancer of the uterus, ovaries, or fallopian tubes
Organs Examined Include:
Uterus: Checked for size, shape, and any abnormalities.
Ovaries: Checked for size, number, and abnormalities, such as cysts or masses.
Fallopian tubes: Checked for blockages or abnormalities.
Bladder: Checked for size, shape, and any abnormalities.
Who is it for?
A gynaecology ultrasound scan examines the ovaries, uterus, cervix, and fallopian tubes. It's essential for those experiencing reproductive symptoms or wanting a health check.
This scan includes:
- Transvaginal (internal) scan when required
- 30-45 minute appointment
- Report and images
- Professional ultrasonographer or consultant gynaecologist
What Can It Tell You?
This scan may be helpful for:
- Abdominal or Pelvic Pain
- Heavy Menstrual Bleeding (Period)
- Irregular Vaginal and Postmenopausal Bleeding
- Ovarian Cysts
- Screening for Ovarian Cancer
- Congenital Uterine Anomalies
- Fertility Problems
- Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
- Position of IUD / IUS / Coil
How to Prepare for the Scan?
Our medical team will provide specific instructions for your scan. Make sure to wear comfortable clothes as you will have to expose the areas of interest during the scan. We always offer a chaperone if needed.
What to Expect During the Scan?
Before the scan, an ultrasonographer may discuss the procedure, ensuring you understand the process and answer any questions. Once in the examination room, you'll be asked to lie on the examination table. A special ultrasound gel will be applied to the examination area and the probe. The scan is usually performed transvaginally, meaning a probe is inserted into the vagina. This is the most effective way to visualise the uterus and ovaries.
The scan takes about 30-45 minutes.
Not sure which scan you need?
If you are uncertain about which scan you require or are unable to locate the specific scan you are searching for, do not hesitate to consult our doctor. They will take into account your medical records, symptoms, and other relevant factors to suggest the most appropriate scan for you.
Why Choose Us?
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