General Ultrasound and Pregnancy Ultrasound Scans


At Metro Radiology, our general ultrasound and pregnancy ultrasound scans in Brisbane are performed by experienced Sonographers using a state-of-the-art ultrasound scanner to generate images of the the body part being examined, and is generally used to examine abdominal organs, soft tissue masses, vascular structures (veins and arteries), musculoskeletal structures and imaging of the unborn baby and the placenta.

When undergoing a general ultrasound and pregnancy ultrasound scan, you may be required to change into a gown to ensure all imaging is uninterrupted or affected by clothing garments.


Please note, appointments are mandatory for Metro Radiology’s general ultrasound and pregnancy ultrasound scan in Brisbane. Please simply phone our friendly staff on 1300 163 876 or (07) 33669123, or simply fill out our online form to book an appointment.


Most ultrasound scans take less than 20 minutes, while an obstetric scan may take longer and up to 1 hour.


Preparation varies depending on the particular body part or region being examined. Please note that all necessary preparation will be advised upon booking an appointment. As a general guide, the following preparation may be required for general ultrasound and pregnancy ultrasound scans in Brisbane:

  • 6 hour fast (for abdominal ultrasound scans)
  • Oral pre-hydration to ensure bladder is full prior to arrival (pelvic scans)

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Our staff will call you back within 1 business day to arrange bookings.