Doppler Ultrasound: Exams & Preparation

What is a Doppler Ultrasound?

Doppler Ultrasound – Doppler Ultrasound is used to detect moving blood cells and to measure their direction and speed of movement. Our Doppler ultrasound permits real-time viewing of blood flow that cannot be obtained by other methods. Doppler aids in the evaluation of the major arteries and veins of the body, the heart, and in obstetric for fetal monitoring.

A Doppler ultrasound may help diagnose many conditions, including: