Our experienced Sonographers utilize state-of-the-art technology use high-frequency sound waves to produce images of structures within various parts of your body (organs, glands, muscles, blood vessels and fetus). The images can provide valuable information for diagnosing and treating a variety of diseases and conditions.
During an ultrasound exam, you may need to remove jewelry and some or all of your clothing, change into a gown, and lie on an examination table.
Types of Ultrasounds offered:
Abdominal and/or pelvic
Used to observe inside the abdominal and/or pelvic area.
Used to observe a fetus (baby), uterus, and ovaries.
Using a probe inserted in the vagina, this test is used to observe more deeply into the pelvis, provide more information about a fetus (baby).
Using a probe inserted in the rectum, this test is used to observe the prostate gland, rectum, and the area around it.
Used to observe the thyroid gland in your neck area.
Used to observe the tissues inside the breasts.
Used to observe the testicles and other tissues inside the scrotum.
Carotid, jugular, vertebral
Used to observe the main blood vessels in the neck.
Some types of Ultrasound do not require any preparation such as Thyroid and Breast however many such as abdominal and obstetric require some preparation such as restrictions on food/liquid intake and full bladder. You can expect our team of professionals to provide you all preparation requirements in advance of the Ultrasound.