Placental Doppler

Type of Procedure:

Routine Procedure

Running Day:


Procedure Time:

30 to 40 minutes

Patient Preparation:

Empty bladder

Requirement of Procedure:

28 weeks and above


32 weeks and above for most at-risk patients. However, in pregnancies with multiple or particularly worrisome high-risk conditions (e.g., chronic hypertension with suspected fatal growth restriction), testing might begin at a gestational age when delivery would be considered for perinatal benefit.

Congenital anomaly scan is not done above 26-28 weeks

*11 - 14 weeks for Screening for Hypertension in pregnancy * 18 week and above for high-risk pregnancies

*11 - 14 weeks for Nuchal Translucency