Echocardiogram with Doppler

Echocardiogram with Doppler

Evaluation of resting:

  • LV wall motion
  • Valvular function
  • Color-flow doppler
  • Pulsed & continuous wave Doppler

INSTRUCTIONS FOR CARDIAC  ULTRASOUND (ECHO)

  • The test takes approximately 30 MINUTES.
  • There is NO preparation for this test.
  • Echocardiograms are performed while you are lying on your left side, although you may be asked to switch positions frequently so that the technician can image your heart from a variety of angles.

IF YOU NEED TO CANCEL YOUR TEST, PLEASE CALL (248) 545-0070 AT LEAST 24 HOURS IN ADVANCE.