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All About Fertility Ultrasound Scans in Dublin

At Ultrasound Dimensions we offer a fertility scanning service for those trying to conceive naturally or those that are undergoing fertility treatment at another centre. Hi I am Siobhan, patient support specialist at Ultrasound Dimensions. We have partnered with treatment centres both in Ireland and abroad to help monitor the cycles of women going through … Continue reading “All About Fertility Ultrasound Scans in Dublin”

All About the (Children’s) Paediatric Ultrasound Scan

Today we’re going to talk about paediatric ultrasound. Paediatric ultrasound is a diagnostic medical test performed on babies and young children. Ultrasound technology utilizes sound waves to help create images of your child’s body. We understand that a parent’s primary concern is for the comfort and safety of their child. We help to put you … Continue reading “All About the (Children’s) Paediatric Ultrasound Scan”

Do I need a referral letter from my GP to have an Ultrasound?

Today Siobhan talks about if you need a referral letter from your GP for an Ultrasound.

When is the best time for a 3D/4D Baby Scan?

Check out our 3D/4D Baby Scans in Dublin Page for information.

When is the best time for a gender baby scan?

Looking to find out if you are having a boy or girl? Siobhan tells us the best time for a gender scan. Visit our Gender Scan page to learn more.

Neck Ultrasound may detect Dementia a Decade Early

The Irish Independent recently found a new study where researchers suggest a scan of blood vessels in the neck during mid-life, could become part of detecting early signs of dementia (memory loss, confusion..) without the symptoms. Here are the findings of a patient that recently attended our centre for a Carotid Doppler Ultrasound: (ultrasound of … Continue reading “Neck Ultrasound may detect Dementia a Decade Early”

Scan of the week: 35 Week 3D/4D Baby Scan

This adorable baby at 35 weeks during a 3D/4D Ultrasound.

Draíocht Psychotherapy

Draíocht Psychotherapy is a psychotherapy clinic located on the Old Dublin Road in Stillorgan offering support and psychotherapy surrounding pregnancy and childbirth. The clinic has qualified and accredited pscyhotherapists experienced in helping mothers understand their experience of pregnancy and motherhood. Therapists at Draíocht Psychotherapy specialise in women’s mental health and working with pregnancy and pre/post … Continue reading “Draíocht Psychotherapy”

Is Ultrasound Covered By My GloHealth, Irish Life, Laya, or VHI Private Insurance?

Direct Discount:  If you let us know at the time of your examination, we can offer an immediate discount of €20 off any medical scan for anyone who can provide confirmation of valid insurance details. You can still submit your receipt to your insurance provider for further rebate based on your level of cover. Overview: … Continue reading “Is Ultrasound Covered By My GloHealth, Irish Life, Laya, or VHI Private Insurance?”

The 12-Week Baby Scan: What’s in Store?

Why is This Early Pregnancy Scan Important? Aside from the excitement of seeing Baby, the 12-week pregnancy scan gives you and your doctor important details on how Baby is developing. What the 12-week scan allows you and your doctor to see: •    See how many babies you are having (one, twins or more!) •  … Continue reading “The 12-Week Baby Scan: What’s in Store?”