Preventing a critical health event not only gives you the best quality of life, it also keeps your health care expenses down. This is why The Imaging Center of Murfreesboro offers Ultrasound Screening exams. These are self-pay exams that do not require a medical provider's referral. We will ask for a provider name in order to send a copy of the results in the event follow-up care is needed. To schedule an exam, call our center.
These exams are performed with state of-the-art ultrasound equipment using high-frequency sound waves. There is no radiation involved. All exams are performed by highly trained technologists and interpreted by onsite, specialized radiologists.
Is an Ultrasound screening exam right for you?
People age 45 and older with one or more of the following risk factors may want to consider an ultrasound screening:
- Family history of arterial disease (stroke, abdominal aortic aneurysm or heart disease)
- Heart disease
- High blood pressure
- High cholesterol
- Alcohol consumption