Visiting guidance

Visiting restrictions have been eased. Please see information for visitors > before you plan on visiting.

Ultrasound scans

The community midwife will arrange an appointment for a scan at approximately 12 weeks. Another scan is offered at 20 weeks of pregnancy.

Further appointments are arranged through the antenatal clinic, community midwife or GP.

It is important that you bring your maternity records with you when you attend any appointment in pregnancy.

Can I have a picture of my baby?

Yes. Please ask the Sonographer during your scan if you would like a photograph of your baby. There will be a charge for scan photos. Please pay for your pictures after your scan at the payment machine in the ultrasound waiting area. You can pay for your scan pictures by card payment or contactless payment only, cash is not accepted. The price of the scan pictures start from £5.

Please note that cameras and mobile phones may not be used in the scan room.

Contact us about an appointment

at Royal Derby Hospital

Maternity & Gynaecology, Level 1
Uttoxeter Road
DE22 8NE

Nearest entrance: 20

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at Queen's Hospital Burton

Belvedere Road
Burton on Trent
DE13 0RB

Getting to Queen's Hospital Burton >

at Samuel Johnson Community Hospital

Trent Valley Road (A5127)
WS13 6EF

Getting to Samuel Johnson Community Hospital >