Private Ultrasound, London

Private scan clinic providing ultrasound scanning services in London.




a patient is having a wrist scan a sonographer who is holding a hight frequency ultrasound probe

Musculoskeletal scans include: shoulders, elbows, wrists,hands, hips, knees, ankles & feet.





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Private ultrasound London

You are in the right place if you want to book a private scan in London, in a clinic trusted by local GPs and NHS Consultants near us.
IUS offers private ultrasound scans and other healthcare tests such as pregnancy blood tests to provide you with fast diagnosis about your health and the health of your baby so that you can continue enjoying your every day.

Why should you have a private scan at IUS, London?

If have been been referred by your doctor for a diagnostic ultrasound examination, you have probably found out that the NHS waiting times are long and you want rapid answers. At IUS you can have a same day appointment with instant results to take to your doctor so that you can be back on track as soon as possible.

International Ultrasound Services is registered with the CQC and has been trusted by the NHS and private sector to provide unparalleled diagnostic services.  Our clients include healthcare professional such as GP’s and consultant radiologists.


Do I need a doctor’s referral?

No, you don’t need a doctors referral to have an ultrasound at IUS London. Most of our patients, in fact, are having their scan while they’re waiting for their doctor’s appointment.


Where can I get a scan today?

In most cases, we are able to offer you an appointment on the same day. We are even able to work around your schedule to further reduce the disruption associated with a health appointment.

How much does it cost to have an ultrasound scan?

It is our philosophy that private healthcare and in our case ultrasound imaging should be affordable and available to all of us as our health is the most important thing in this world. This is why our medical and baby scans are competitively priced with no hidden extras.

The cost of our ultrasound scans ranges starting from £99 and are priced per area scanned.

How do I book a scan?

You can book an ultrasound appointment by using our easy to use online diary where you can select the most suitable time and day or by calling us direct.

Why choose us for your ultrasound scan?

We are conveniently located in the heart of London, just a few minutes’ walk from Notting Hill Gate station, in a cobbled cul-de-sac off Kensington Mall in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. 
We offer same day and weekend affordable private scan appointments in a clean and caring environment, to suit your needs. 
We have years of experience in medical ultrasound. Experience gained through scanning for flagship NHS trusts alongside leaders in the field of diagnostic medical imaging including obstetric ultrasonography, abdominal ultrasound, urology (urinary), musculoskeletal, gynaecologic sonography, testicular (scrotal) and vascular imaging examinations. You can, therefore be assured that your health is in good hands.

We are also experts in pregnancy scans and we regularly rotate through our hospital Early Pregnancy Unit that mainly deals with recurrent miscarriage. Our full range of imaging services can be viewed via the site menu. 
Our competitively priced private scan services and personalised care is second to none and this is the reason our clients recommend us to friends and family. 


Affordable Private Ultrasound Scans in London.

An ultrasound scan is a painless diagnostic test using high frequency sound waves to create images of organs and other structures inside your body. There is no radiation exposure and the sound used believed to be harmless. A probe is placed on your skin, over the part of the body being examined. The sounds generated are sent to the scanner monitor that shows real-time images of the underlying body structures.



Vascular Ultrasounds

We offer duplex private ultrasounds such as deep vein thrombosis, carotids and abdominal aorta tests to diagnose venous and arterial disease. We can visualise the health of your blood vessels using advanced doppler techniques, power doppler and spectral doppler. If you are therefore looking for vascular imaging near Notting Hill Gate tube station call us or use our online booking system to book your appointment.



Are baby scans harmful to the foetus?

Diagnostic sonography as otherwise known is a safe, painless diagnostic imaging technique. The technology uses sound waves to produce internal images of the body and therefore is not harmful to the unborn child.
It is called ultra sound as the sound frequency being used is at the region of 1 to 20MHz. The human ear can’t hear these frequencies.
The sound waves are produced by the scanner and transmitted by the transducer or the probe as most commonly known. As they travel through the body they bounce back to the transducer due to various sound transmissions differences in tissues. The returning echoes are picked up by the probe and a powerful computer analyses the echoes and creates the 2d image on the screen. Pregnacy ultrasound does not use ionising radiation and it is therefore safe to the unborn baby and the mother.


What is the difference between 2d and 4D Scans?

A 4D scan uses sound waves like a regular pregnancy scan. Although the exposure to the unborn child is slightly higher than the 2D scan there is no research to suggest that the scan is harmfull to the foetus. In our clinic we have choosen to not offer 3D and 4D ultrasound as we follow the national diagnostic guidlines.


What are ultrasounds used for?

There are various kinds of ultrasound screening tests that can be performed and each looks at different organs of the body such as tendons, muscles, joints, blood vessels, liver, kidneys, uterus and ovaries to confirm or exclude possible pathology.
Ultrasound scanning does not use radiation such as the CT and x-rays and therefore is pregnancy friendly. It is also live and is ideal for musculo-skeletal exams to visualise movement and function of joints or see the baby movements live during the antenatal scan.


How much does a private scan cost?

The price of aimaging based diagnosis shouldn’t be prohibited factor when it comes to someone’s wellbeing. This is why our diagnostic imaging prices are competitive and affordable with no compromise to the level of care. The price you see for the examination is the price you pay with no hidden extras and no booking fees. Here you can find the cost of ultrasound in London.


Is it easy to book a private ultrasound appointment?

Booking a private scan appointment at International Ultrasound Services for a private ultrasound is simple. We should be able to arrange an appointment at a convenient time for you. Same day appointments might also be available if you need your results quickly. You can either call us or use our online booking diary where you can choose a convinient appointment.