In-office UltraSound

OC Women’s Care is equipped with advanced imaging technology such as a high-tech Ultrasound machine.

A pregnancy ultrasound may be done in the first trimester to:

  • Confirm a normal intrauterine pregnancy
  • Determine the baby’s age
  • Determine the baby’s heart rate
  • Look for multiple pregnancies (twins, triplets, etc.)
  • Identify problems of the placenta, uterus, cervix, and ovaries

A pregnancy ultrasound may also be done in the second and third trimesters to:

  • Determine the baby’s age, growth, position, and sometimes gender
  • Look for multiple pregnancies (twins, triplets, etc.)
  • Look at the placenta and amniotic fluid

You can take home pictures of your baby! A video of of your baby may also be available upon request!