NIPT Screening & Early Pregnancy Scan


Available from 10 weeks, this simple blood test identifies conditions such as Down’s, Edward’s and Patau’s Syndromes, as well as telling you the gender of your baby (optional).

  • Includes our Early Pregnancy scan
  • Appointment time – 30 minutes

Please note: test results will take between 5-7 working days upon receipt at the laboratory.


Your NIPT & Early Pregnancy Scan at Hey Baby 4D in Wandsworth

NIPT Tests (commonly referred to as the Down’s Syndrome Test or Harmony Test) are designed to provide expectant parents with the opportunity to identify the probable presence of Down’s Syndrome, Edwards’ Syndrome or Patau’s Syndrome, as well as indicating the possible sex of your baby (if requested), from just 10 weeks of pregnancy. You must still attend your 12 week scan & 20 week scan with the NHS.

Hey Baby 4D‘s Early Pregnancy Scan (15 minute scan to identify the gestation of your pregnancy, the Wandsworth of the pregnancy and enables you to see your baby’s heart beating) is included in this package free of charge.

You must still attend your 12 and 20 week scans with the NHS.

Preparing For Your NIPT & Early Scan Appointment

You can prepare for your early pregnancy scan by ensuring that you are properly hydrated in the 24 hours prior to your NIPT test. Please drink plenty of water in the hour before your scan.

Please bring your pregnancy notes with you. We may not need them, but it is helpful if our qualified Sonographers need to refer to them at any stage during your early pregnancy scan.

Additional images, digital downloads of your scan images and a variety of products are available at Hey Baby 4D Wandsworth to purchase on the day.

Finding Hey Baby 4D in Wandsworth

By Underground
Two tube stations are a short walk from the clinic, Balham and Tooting Bec on the Northern Line. Balham underground station is 5 minutes walk away.

By Bus
The closest bus station is Upper Tooting Park Balham High (Stops J and H). To plan your walking route to the clinic from other locations, you can use Google maps or, which allows you to search for the least polluted routes.

Other Pregnancy Services & Ultrasound Packages Offered at Hey Baby 4D in Wandsworth, London

As well as the NIPT Test, Hey Baby 4D Wandsworth offer a variety of ultrasound services to suit all stages of your pregnancy, including our Early Pregnancy, Gender Scan, Bonding & Wellbeing Scan, VIP 4D Baby Scan and Express Gender Scan

Note: You should always attend your diagnostic scans provided by the NHS.