Ultrasonography uses high frequency sound waves to visualize soft tissue structures in the body. No ionizing radiation is involved and for this reason in considered safe to use in obstetrical imaging. Fetal anatomic development can be thoroughly evaluated allowing early diagnosis of many fetal anomalies. Growth can be assessed over time, important in patients with chronic disease or gestation-induced disease and in multiple gestations. Our radiologists use the latest in Ultrasound scanning diagnostics and treatment with its 4D equipment.
A Doppler ultrasound is a non invasive test that can be used to estimate the flow of blood through blood vessels by bouncing high frequency sound waves of circulating red blood cells.