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These are the services that we offer within the Twins Trust Centre for Research and Clinical Excellence:

Antenatal screening:

  • Combined first trimester screening
  • NIPT (non-invasive prenatal testing)

Prenatal diagnosis:

  • Amniocentesis
  • Chorionic villous sampling (CVS)

Routine assessment of fetal growth, anatomy, and blood flow by experienced twin sonographers

Specialist twin midwife appointments throughout the pregnancy

Specialist perinatal mental health support

Specialist breast feeding support

Detailed fetal medicine ultrasound by fetal medicine experts

Detailed fetal echocardiography by fetal cardiologists

Fetal therapies:

  • Fetoscopic laser treatment for twin-twin-transfusion syndrome (TTTS) and twin-anaemia polycythaemia sequence (TAPS)
  • Selective reduction for higher order pregnancies
  • Selective termination for babies with abnormalities
  • Placement of fetal shunts for excess fluid in the lungs or severely distended bladders
  • Intrauterine blood transfusion for fetal anaemia

Fetal MRI scans

Rescue cervical cerclage for twins with open cervix who are not in labour

Specialist consultations with neonatologists and paediatric surgeons before delivery

Tour of our delivery suite and maternity unit

Tour of our advanced neonatal units

Advanced neonatal care for extremely premature babies and facilities for surgeries for newborn babies with abnormalities


Tour of our delivery suite and maternity unit