Diagnostic Ultrasound

Baby Joy offers diagnostic ultrasound service for expectant moms who prefer to complete their ultrasound in a more family-centered, relaxed and patent-focused environment. When we do your ultrasound, you will never be rushed or ignored. We will try to answer your questions and walk you through the process. Our facility is spacious. You can bring family and friends to share this amazing experience with you. We offer complementary imaging of your OB session and gender verification is by request only. All our ultrasounds are performed transabdominal.

If you have high deductible or no insurance, our fees are 50% less than the common costs of a sonogram at other facilities in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area.
At Baby Joy, our sonographers are registered and experienced. Once the diagnostic ultrasound is complete, the reports of all findings are forwarded to our supervising physician and your physician, midwife, or clinic overseeing the pregnancy.

Attention: Please visit our pricing page and click on the Diagnostic tab for more information on pricing. We do require that all appointments are held with a debit or credit card; however, if you would like to use a different form of payment at the time of your appointment you can at that time. Your credit or debit card will not incur a charge if you cancel or reschedule your appointment with in 24 hrs. If you cancel or don’t show up for your appointment without giving us notice, your credit or debit card will be charged 50$ cancelation fee. If you don’t have a debit or credit card to hold your appointment you can come into the office and prepay ½ with cash.

Note: All patients that are requesting a diagnostic ultrasound must have a written order from his/her physician faxed to our office or the patent must bring written order with them on the day of their appointment.

Preparation for the exam: We recommend you eat small snack or drink something sweet 20-30 minutes prior to your appointment. Suggested snacks are fresh fruits, fruit juice and a small meal. A full bladder is required only for pregnancy confirmation between 9 weeks to 14 weeks.

Diagnostic Ultrasound Packages:

Pregnancy confirmation: $189

You need to be more than 9 weeks pregnant for this package. You will hear your baby’s heartbeat, we will measure the baby and provide you with accurate due date. Gender determination is upon request if you are at least 14+weeks. We will print complementary black and white pictures.
Your OB repost will be ready in 1-2 business days.

Growth: $280

This ultrasound provide baby’s weight and estimated due date. We measure the head, abdominal area and the limbs to estimate baby’s weight and reassure proper growth. Baby’s brain, kidneys, heart and placenta will be evaluated for any change at this late age of pregnancy. We do gender determination up on request and complementary black and white picture prints outs.
Your OB report will be ready in 1-2 business days.

Fetal Anatomy Screening: $300

This scan is a very detailed scan to make sure your baby is healthy. We check baby’s brain, heart, kidneys, bladder, 3V cord, placenta location, limbs, spine, amniotic fluid and more. This study can’t guarantee 100% that the baby will be normal but it provides a strong reassurance. We do gender determination up on request and complementary black and white print outs.
Your OB repost will be ready in 1-2 business days.

Biophysical Profile: $199

This study evaluates the fetal wellbeing. We monitor baby’s movement, breathing, flexion, amniotic fluid and Umbilical Artery Doppler (if applicable). We do gender determination up on request and complementary black and white print outs.
Your OB report will be ready in 1-2 business days.

Fetal Position: $99

This is done closer to your delivery date to check if the baby is head down.
Your OB report will be ready in 1-2 business days.

Amniotic Fluid Volume: $100

This study evaluates if you have enough amniotic fluid. We check for Oligohydramnios (too little fluid) or Polyhydramnios (too much fluid). We might need to do Umbilical Artery Doppler if the fluid is Oligohydramnios.
Your OB report will be ready in 1-2 business days.

Offering mobile ultrasound services to the entire Washington, D.C. metropolitan area!