Overview

The Section of Ultrasound provides routine ultrasound examinations, including certain specialized Doppler studies and ultrasound-guided procedures. The staff of the Section is dedicated to total customer satisfaction by delivering excellent patient care. Accurate and timely ultrasound results are provided by fully trained and board-certified Fellows of the Ultrasound Society of the Philippines.

 

Services
Ultrasound services are available to patients Monday to Saturday from 8:00am to 5:00pm.
Requests are accepted on a first come – first served basis

Ultrasound Non Invasive Procedure

Adrenal Gland
Abdomen
Abdominal aorta
BPS or Biophysical Score
Breast ultrasound
Chest ultrasound
Cranial
Doppler Velocimetry
Hepatobiliary
Gall Bladder ultrasound
KUB
Liver
Neck
Pancreas
Parotid Gland
Pelvic
Prostate
Renal
Scrotal Doppler
Scrotum / Testes
Spleen
Thyroid
Transrectal
Transvaginal
Upper Abdomen
Whole Abdomen

Ultrasound Invasive Procedure

Ultrasound guided Liver Biopsy
Ultrasound guided Renal Biopsy
Ultrasound guided Prostate Biopsy
Ultrasound guided Paracentesis
Needle wire Localization (Sonogram)

Patient Preparation

The CDI staff schedules the procedure and gives proper pre-procedural instructions to the patient or nurse in charge (for admitted patients).

Pre-procedural instruction may include.

Procedures that require 8 hours fasting:
Whole abdominal study
Upper abdominal study
HBT/pancreas
Gallbladder sonogram

Routine preparation of patients for ultrasound procedures:

Urinary Bladder

Let the patient drink (4) four to (5) fine glasses of fluids (water, juice, soft drinks or milk) preferably, clear liquids one (1) hour before the procedure.
Advise patient to refrain from voiding until after the procedure. A fully distended bladder is required for the procedure.

Transvaginal/Transrectal Ultrasound of Pelvic Organs

Usually, no preparations are required unless specified by the radiologist/sonologist on duty.

Transrectal Ultrasound of Prostate

Usually, no preparations are required unless specified by the radiologist/sonologist on duty.


If you have question on the procedures, please call (045) 625 2999 local 2427

MacArthur Highway Angeles City, Philippines

(045) 625 2999

info@aufmc.com.ph