The first check-up will be around 7 or 8 weeks. We will make an ultrasound scan to check the vitality of the pregnancy. We will tell you about prenatal testing. The appointment takes approximately 45 minutes.
The next appointment will be around 10 – 12 weeks of the pregnancy. We will make an ultrasound scan to see how far the pregnancy is. You will get a due date. After the ultrasound scan we’ll do the intake. To draw up an individual care plan with you, we ask about your medical background and we ask questions about your health and lifestyle. During this appointment we perform a number of physical checks: we measure your blood pressure, your weight and we take some blood. We also tell you about our practice and working method. The appointment takes approximately 45 – 60 minutes.
During the follow-up checks we always perform a number of physical checks, namely measuring your blood pressure, your weight, assessing the growth of your child and listening to the heartbeat of your child. In addition, we ask how you feel and how you experience the pregnancy. There is plenty of room to ask questions and to discuss possible pregnancy complaints. We see you every 4 weeks up to 24 weeks of pregnancy. After that we see you every 3 weeks till 30 weeks of pregnancy. Till 37 weeks we’ll see you every 2 weeks. After 37 weeks we see you every week. If you have questions between these regular check-ups, please don’t hesitate to call us!