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Payment and costs

Will my insurance cover the cost of private scans?
Gynaecological scans are usually covered by insurance but private pregnancy scans often are not. We don’t accept payment from insurance companies and will ask you to pay for your appointment and claim all or some of the cost back from your medical insurance company. Any insurance forms that need signing will need to be presented during your appointment, otherwise an additional fee will be charged. Find out more about our payment terms.

Do I need to pay a deposit?
We ask for a £50 deposit to secure your appointment (£100 for amniocentesis, CVS or fetal medicine consultations).  For more details about our deposit and cancellation policy click here. Appointments without a paid deposit will be cancelled 48 hours in advance unless a deposit is received. You may pay a deposit in cash by visiting our clinic.

When do I need to pay?
We ask you to pay for your scan at the end of your appointment by cash, credit or debit card. We don’t accept cheques.

Why are multiple pregnancies more costly?
Multiple pregnancies appointments take longer to perform and we allocate more time for each appointment, this allows our expert staff to perform a thorough examination. Please let us know when you book if you are carrying more than one baby – especially if you’ve had IVF treatment and multiple eggs implanted.

Why are appointments with consultants more costly?
The additional amount covers staff costs associated with employing our highly trained expert doctors. Also appointments with a consultant are often longer than the same service with a sonographer to allow extra time for consultation. Appointment slots with consultants are limited, so please book in advance to avoid disappointment.

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