Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Perinatologist?
How do I get an appointment to see a Perinatologist at Perinatal Center of Florida?
How is the ultrasound at Perinatal Center of Florida different from the scans in my doctor's office?
Will this be a 3D ultrasound?
What is a Genetic Counselor?
Why do I need to see a Genetic Counselor?
What will the counseling session involve?
What can I expect at my visit?
What happens after the ultrasound?
What is 1st Trimester risk assessment for Down Syndrome, Trisomy 13 and Trisomy 18?
Who should consider 1st Trimester risk assessment testing?
What are Down Syndrome, Trisomy 13, and Trisomy 18?
What if my test shows an increased risk?
When can I do 1st Trimester risk assessment Screen testing?
How can I make my visit as efficient and effective as possible?

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