Ultrasound is a diagnostic imaging tool which uses high frequency sound waves to create image of the body.
The sonographer uses a transducer (a hand-held device which produces and receives the sound waves) to produce the images. Ultrasound shows anatomy in “real-time” showing movement.
THINGS TO KNOW
- Preparation before your ultrasound is very important. Please follow the instructions giving to you at the time of booking carefully and thoroughly.
Technology and Team
Any of our regional practices are able to Ultrasound your child. However in Brisbane, we have several practices, who are a little more experienced in this often specialised area. Our practices at Upper Mount Gravatt and Greenslopes Obstetric and Paediatric suites.