Ultrasound

Ultrasound imaging, also called sonography, is a method of obtaining diagnostic images from inside the human body through the use of high frequency sound waves.

What is Ultrasound Imaging?

Ultrasound imaging (sonography) is an imaging method that uses high-frequency sound waves to produce images of structures within your body. The images can provide valuable information for diagnosing and treating a variety of diseases and conditions.

Our facility is equipped with high resolution 2-D grayscale and color-flow Doppler scanning equipment.

What are some common uses of Ultrasound?

Ultrasound performs a full array of procedures, from general abdominal, soft tissue, fetal sonography.

Ultrasound may be used to:

What are some common uses of Ultrasound?

Ultrasound performs a full array of procedures, from general abdominal, soft tissue, fetal sonography.

Ultrasound may be used to:

How should I prepare for an Ultrasound?

Wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing. You may need to remove all clothing and jewelry in the area to be examined, and you may be asked to wear a gown during the procedure.

Based on exam ordered and body parts to be imaged you may need to follow additional exam preparations. Such as:

Certain factors like having a full bladder or empty stomach can help to ensure a better quality exam.
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How should I prepare for an Ultrasound?

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Wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing. You may need to remove all clothing and jewelry in the area to be examined, and you may be asked to wear a gown during the procedure.

Based on exam ordered and body parts to be imaged you may need to follow additional exam preparations. Such as:

Certain factors like having a full bladder or empty stomach can help to ensure a better quality exam.
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What should I expect during this procedure?

A typical ultrasound exam takes from 30 minutes to an hour.

During the test, a registered Sonographer:

What should I expect during this procedure?

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A typical ultrasound exam takes from 30 minutes to an hour.

During the test, a registered Sonographer:

What will I experience during the procedure?

Ultrasound is usually painless. However, you may experience mild discomfort as the sonographer guides the transducer over your body, especially if you’re required to have a full bladder.
ultrasound testing on the knee

Do you have any questions?

We understand that people looking for various exams may have a lot of questions, please do not hesitate to contact us so that we can walk with you during this trying time.