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 DIAGNOSTIC ULTRASOUND SERVICES  


 

OB/GYN Ultrasound

PELVIC ULTRASOUND AND/OR TRANSVAGINAL ULTRASOUND IS A USEFUL WAY OF EXAMINING PELVIC ORGANS SUCH AS THE UTERUS, OVARIES, FALLOPIAN TUBES(UTERINE TUBES), AND BLADDER IN FEMALES.  DURING PREGNANCY, IT IS USED TO MONITOR THE HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE FETUS/EMBRYO (UNBORN BABY IN MOTHER'S WOMB). 

 

Abdominal Ultrasound

ABDOMINAL ULTRASOUND CAN HELP TO DIAGNOSE A VARIETY OF CONDITIONS AND ASSESS DAMAGE CAUSED BY ILLNESS. ORGANS SUCH AS THE LIVER, GALLBLADDER, SPLEEN, PANCREAS, KIDNEYS AND URINARY BLADDER WILL BE EVALUATED DURING AND ABDOMINAL ULTRASOUND.

 

Small Parts & Soft Tissue

OTHER SMALL BODY PARTS SUCH AS THYROID GLAND, TESTICLE AND VARIOUS OTHER SOFT TISSUE MAY ALSO BE IMAGED BY AN ULTRASOUND PROCEDURE.

 

Echocardiogram (ECHO)

AN ECHOCARDIOGRAM IS A TEST IN WHICH ULTRASOUND IS USED TO EXAMINE THE HEART. DOPPLER IS A SPECIAL PART OF THE ULTRASOUND EXAMINATION THAT ASSESSES BLOOD FLOW (DIRECTION AND VELOCITY).  ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY AND DOPPLER PROVIDE DOCTORS WITH IMPROTANT INFORMATION SUCH AS:

  • SIZE OF THE HEART CHAMBERS
  • PUMPING FUNCTION
  • VALVE FUNCTION
  • BLOOD VOLUME STATUS

 

Vascular Ultrasound

VASCULAR ULTRASOUND PROVIDES PICTURES OF THE BODY'S VEINS AND ARTERIES. VASCULAR ULTRASOUND IS PERFORMED TO LOCATE AND IDENTIFY BLOCKAGES (STENOSIS) AND ABNORMALITIES LIKE BLOOD CLOTS, PLAQUE OR EMBOLI AND HELP PLAN FOR THEIR EFFECTIVE TREATMENT.


Do You Have An Upcoming Ultrasound Somewhere Else?

Did you know that you do not have to go to the facility suggested by your physician? As a patient you have the right to have your ultrasound performed at any testing facility that is licensed by the State of Florida. Always ask for your payment responsibility before you schedule your ultrasound at a testing facility or hospital. You have options and by shopping around you could save hundreds of dollars in co-insurance and out of pocket expenses or more than one thousand if you are self-pay and have no insurance. Click the button below to find out how much you could save by having your ultrasound performed at First Ultrasound Diagnostic Testing Facility.