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Is the 4D Ultrasound covered by Insurance?

At this point, insurance does not cover the costs of our Ultrasounds. Since this is an elective procedure and is not intended to be a replacement for your doctor ordered Ultrasound, you will need to pay the cost of this Ultrasound as an out of pocket expense. We accept cash, Visa, MasterCard, and debit cards.

Are you able to tell the sex of the baby?

Requirements: Must be 13 weeks to have an ultrasound performed at our Baby’s First Photos facility. Expectant mom must provide proof she is under prenatal care.  In the majority of cases we can provide an indication of the sex of the baby during the very first session. We can’t however guarantee that the baby will […]

Can I bring my family and friends?

Absolutely! In fact, we encourage our clients to invite family and friends to attend the elective 4D Ultrasound session. This is a joyous and wonderful experience, one that can be shared with your family and loved ones. We can comfortably accommodate your friends and family in our theater atmosphere.

Will I always get a beautiful picture of my baby?

Usually, but not always. Sometimes if the baby is persistently looking face down, towards your spine it may be difficult to see the baby’s face. If this happens, a repeat scan may be scheduled to see if the baby has turned to a favorable position at another day. A $25 fee will only be charged […]

How far along should I be before I have a 4D Ultrasound?

If you plan on having only one 4D Ultrasound, we would recommend having it performed between the 27th and 34th week of the pregnancy. Some expectant mother’s like to do it after that… we have done it for mom’s up to 40 weeks but we do not recommend for you to wait that long if you […]

How long does the 4D Ultrasound take?

Depending on the package you choose, the 4D Ultrasound session will last between 15 to 30 minutes. Printing the pictures may take up to an additional 15 to 30 minutes depending on the package you have selected.

Do I need an appointment?

Yes, appointments are necessary for all of our services. If you require a specific time or day, it would be best to book ahead otherwise You can call us the same day to see what we may have available.

Is it safe? Are there any risks to me, or my baby?

Extensive studies over 30 years have found that Ultrasound has not been shown to cause any harm to mother or baby. Routine scanning of all pregnancies is now normal throughout the United States. In 3D/4D scanning exactly the same type and intensity of Ultrasound is used as with conventional 2D scanning. 3D and 4D Ultrasound […]