2D Early Scan

Purpose of Scan

This 2D scan is designed to offer reassurance and will include measurements and a wellbeing check of baby. Please note that if you are experiencing pain or bleeding, you should notify your Healthcare Provider for referral into the NHS system. You will be provided with a full report at the end of your session. All scans viewed on a large TV screen.

What we’ll be checking

During the dating and early pregnancy scan we will confirm intrauterine pregnancy, confirm baby’s heartbeat, estimate gestation of pregnancy and confirm single/multiple pregnancy.

Stage of Pregnancy

9 - 13 weeks

Appointment Length

20 minute appointment. Approx ten minutes of scanning time.


It is important that you attend with a very full bladder, as this will result in a clearer scan » learn more


You will be provided with several Black and White 2D Images at the end of the session.


BabyCare Scanning use the latest Philips Affiniti Ultrasound technology which allows us to get the best possible images for you. Philips Affiniti are world leaders in 2D and 4D imaging. Please read our terms and conditions before booking.

Fully Qualified

Your scan will be performed by a qualified and experienced medical sonographer.

Caring Staff

Longer appointments and more personal care and attention.

Highly Qualified Staff High Performance Scans

Our trained medical sonographers are devoted to their work and every session is tailored to ensure you’ll learn as much about your baby — and SEE as much of your baby — as possible.