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Maternity Care: Public, Semi-Private and Private Options

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Most women in Ireland get their maternity care for free through the HSE. While this is a great option, there are several other options available to choose from. The type of care available will depend upon how the pregnancy progresses, where the woman gives birth, and how much she would like or is able to spend. From paying for scans to going to private hospitals, this guide aims to explore the different options available to women seeking maternity care – both during pregnancy and after the birth itself.

 

The Types of Maternity Care Available

There are three types […]

The Different types of Early Pregnancy Scans

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With the latest advances in technology there’s no such thing as just one set scan anymore. There are now a plethora of scans available to pregnant women that can be done at the different stages of their pregnancy. With so many different options it can often be hard to determine which scan might actually be right for you.

 

One of the biggest questions we get asked from our patients is around the subject of which scan is best for them so we’ve decided to create this short blog to help educate you on what type of scans […]

What We’re Doing To Keep You Safe

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It’s a strange time for everyone in the world at the moment and we can understand that a lot of people are feeling worried and anxious about life going back to normal and businesses reopening. We wanted to create this short blog post to assure our patients that we are taking the highest standards of safety to ensure that everyone who enters our clinics is kept safe from the potential spread of Covid-19.

 

Booking Your Appointment

We do not accept walk-ins at our clinic and all scans must be booked in advance. You can […]

Fibroids in Pregnancy: Overview

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Fibroids, also known as Uterine Myomas or Leiomyomas, are non-cancerous growths that grow in or around the uterus. Fibroids can be as large as a football or as small as a pea. For this reason, it is possible for fibroids to impact fertility as well as the pregnancy period in some way. 

 

Types of Fibroids

There are four different types of fibroid that exist. These include:

Intramural fibroids
Subserosal fibroids
Pedunculated fibroids
Submucosal fibroids

 

Intramural fibroids

Intramural fibroids are typically the most common type of fibroids that occur. They develop within the wall […]