Ultrasound at the hospitals of Methodist Health System
What is it?
Ultrasound imaging, also called ultrasound scanning or sonography, uses sound waves to create images of tissues and organs inside the body. The test can provide information on the structure and function of organs and is frequently used to check on the embryo or fetus during pregnancy.
Who needs it?
Ultrasound may be recommended to diagnose problems with the heart, liver, gallbladder, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder or other organs. It is routinely used during pregnancy.
Where is this test performed?
You may schedule an ultrasound by the order of a physician at Methodist’s Women’s Imaging Centers
Methodist Dallas Medical Center
Methodist Charlton Medical Center
Methodist Mansfield Medical Center
Methodist Mansfield’s ultrasound department has been awarded accreditation by the American College of Radiology (ACR) in the areas of obstetrics, gynecological, general, and vascular ultrasound services. This includes peripheral vascular, cerebrovascular, and deep abdominal vascular services.
Methodist Richardson Medical Center
Texas law prohibits hospitals from practicing medicine. The physicians on the Methodist Health System medical staff are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Methodist Health System, Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Methodist Charlton Medical Center, Methodist Mansfield Medical Center, Methodist Richardson Medical Center, or any other affiliated institution.