Types of Ultrasound

  • Abdominal Ultrasound

    - used to help diagnose and evaluate the kidneys, liver, gallbladder, pancreas, spleen and abdominal aorta.
  • Vascular Ultrasound

    - used to evaluate the body's circulatory system and help identify blockages in the arteries and veins and detect blood clots.
  • Obstetrical Ultrasound

    - used to produce pictures of a baby within a pregnant woman.
  • Hysterosonography

    - used to take pictures of the inside of a woman's uterus and help diagnose unexplained vaginal bleeding.
  • Pelvic Ultrasound

    - frequently used to evaluate the reproductive and urinary systems. 3 types of pelvic ultrasound: abdominal, vaginal, and rectal.
  • Renal Ultrasound

    - used to image the kidneys.
  • Thyroid Ultrasound

    - used to image the thyroid gland in the neck. Commonly used to evaluate lumps or nodules.
  • Testicular Ultrasound

    - used to evaluate disorders of the testicles, epididymis, and scrotum.
  • ​Pediatric Ultrasound

    - can be used in many areas. Because ultrasound does not used ionizing radiation, ultrasound is a safe option for children.