Our echocardiogram technologist, Jim Everson, has undergone extensive training for echocardiograms. He is certified by the ARDMS and AART. We are always staying on top of the new and latest training to make sure him and all of our techs are trained to the best of our ability.
This ultrasound evaluates the size, structure, and movement of various areas within the heart. This test is useful for a wide variety of things; one of the most common is its use to diagnose and monitor heart disease.
An echocardiogram is a non-invasive procedure that takes approximately an hour to preform. There is no preperation for this test.