Non-invasive prenatal testing at Starlight Ultrasound

Starlight Ultrasound offers the Illumina VeriSeq Non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) Solution v2 as a new and improved NIPT version of the Harmony NIPT assay. 

The Illumina VeriSeq NIPT offers analysis for the same conditions as the Harmony NIPT but with some additional benefits such as a lower failure rate (less than 2%) and a quicker turnaround of results. It can be booked online 24/7. Or call 01612600 for urgent / priority bookings.


Understanding Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms can be life-threatening, but early detection can save lives. If you have risk factors or are simply looking to ensure your health, consider scheduling an ultrasound scan at Starlight Ultrasound. An AAA or Aorta scan can be booked in its own as well as being included in both men's and women's abdominal scans.
Autumn Winter Baby Wear at Starlight Boutique

Here at Starlight Boutique, we couldn't be more excited to unveil our latest collection of adorable and cosy baby clothing that will keep your little ones snug and stylish throughout the colder months.

So, what are you waiting for? Explore our Autumn-Winter collection today and dress your little one in warmth and style. Remember, our stock is limited, so don't miss out on the chance to make your baby the most fashionable on the block this season!

Understanding Gallstones: Symptoms, Detection, Treatment, and Management

Gallstones can be a challenging health condition, but with early detection and appropriate treatment, individuals can experience relief and prevent potential complications. Starlight Ultrasound offers general medical ultrasound for men, women and children with no GP or Consultant referral needed.

Summer Sale Alert: Grab Fantastic Discounts on Our Baby Boutique Clothing Collection

Get ready to make the most of this season with our spectacular Summer Sale, offering irresistible discounts on our exclusive and semi-exclusive brands of baby boutique clothing.

And that's not all! By enrolling in our free loyalty scheme, you have the incredible opportunity to reduce the cost further and unlock even more benefits.

SneakPeek Clinical Early Gender DNA Blood Test
Clinically-Proven 99.9% accurate SneakPeek Clinical Early Gender DNA Test from 6 weeks performed on-site at Starlight Ultrasound clinics in Hale and Bury. Available with or without an early pregnancy viability ultrasound scan.
Heartbeat Bears at Starlight

Heartbeat bears make lovely keepsakes and are useful gifts for occasions such as Mother's Day, Father's Day, birthdays, Christmas and Valentine's Day. You can buy them on their own, at a scan appointment and they are even included in some of our packages. 

When the Real Housewives of Cheshire Came to Starlight
Just a short time ago, Starlight's clinic in Hale welcomed the TV cameras and production crew from Real Housewives of Cheshire. Regular viewers of the ITV programme will know who paid a visit for an early pregnancy scan and gave...
The IONA Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT)

Non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) for pregnant women estimates the risk of a fetus having certain chromosomal, genetic conditions. NIPT is carried out by taking a small maternal blood sample.

The Starlight Loyalty Scheme
What is the Starlight Loyalty Scheme? We have launched a loyalty scheme as a way to thank and reward all of our loyal and returning customers. Since relaunching our website in April 2021 we have been sending and giving out...
Aren't all scan clinics the same?

Many people assume all ultrasound scanning companies, particularly those offering pregnancy scans, are medical facilities.

Starlight Ultrasound is different and is a diagnostic imaging clinic and private midwife clinic which means professional healthcare and medically trained staff.

Starlight's Brand New Hale Clinic Now Open
Hale Clinic Now Open!  A full 12 months after announcing we were opening a second clinic and boutique in Hale, Altrincham, it's finally ready (well, almost!) The clinic, based at Crown Passages in Hale village, is now accepting bookings for...
Black Friday Cyber Monday 2021
Information on our Boutique Black Friday Cyber Monday sales event offering 25% discount on all purchases.
Reassurance before, during & after pregnancy
Following a miscarriage, Suzanne came to rely on the reassurance provided by Starlight Ultrasound. Suzanne explains that the knowledge and experience of Laura Gardner, as both a Midwife and Clinical Specialist Sonographer, before becoming pregnant again and throughout her pregnancy, were crucial in alleviating anxiety and worry.
Please pregnant women, do your research!

Following a bad experience at a private ultrasound clinic elsewhere, a scan patient of Starlight Ultrasound left this review encouraging pregnant women to check out the options and look into the reviews and practitioners before booking the nearest or cheapest option.

Feedback on Starlight Ultrasound - with Emanuela
Emanuela Lawrence explains how welcoming, reassuring and friendly it was to be able to attend private ultrasound scans with Laura Gardner at Starlight Ultrasound whilst she was pregnant.
Starlight to Showcase Services at the Baby & Toddler Show 5-7 Nov 2021
Baby Show at EventCity, Manchester Taking place between Friday 5th November and Sunday 7th November, the Baby & Toddler Show is the ultimate event for new and expectant parents in the North West. There will be over 150 brands exhibiting...
Starlight Ultrasound's TV Advert
Starlight Hits The Screens We're delighted to share our advert which aired on Sky TV for the first time during September 2021. Thanks to Suzanne Collier, along with baby Louie, and Emanuela Lawrence, along with baby Michael, for giving up their...
Fertility Scans at Starlight
Starlight works with several fertility clinics and looks after many individuals undergoing IVF (In Vitro Fertilisation) and fertility treatment. We can share reports and findings with clinics in the UK and abroad the same day you come in for a...
How does a gender reveal work?
How gender reveal scans work at Starlight who offer gender scans from 13 weeks. You can choose whether to find out on the day or take some gender reveal items and find out with friends or family. We can make sure one, none or all of you attending the scan appointment find out on the day - however you want to do it is fine with us.
Updated Process for Visiting Starlight Ultrasound