It is also called Sonography. This is the use of sound waves to create images of structures in the body.
As an alternative to X-ray imaging, diagnostic ultrasound imaging produces image not only of bony structures but also of soft tissue structures (ligament, tendons, muscles, vessels, capsules, etc). It creates real time images (or videos) of bodily structures.
Here in Orthosports Medical Center, we oftentimes use ultrasound imaging during injections and aspirations. Having been able to do these under ultrasound guidance, it assists our Orthopedic Specialist as to the accuracy of the needle placement.
Nada. This procedure only takes a few minutes to complete and no special preparation needs to be done.
Dr. Kazim received his training at one of the most prestigious North American residency programs – the University of Western...