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 Vascular Lab

Purpose:

To perform ultrasound and waveform testing on arteries and veins in the arms, legs and neck.

Referrals must be faxed prior to appointment scheduling to 905-813-4046. To reach us our booking line phone number is 905-813-4545 .There are no pre-test instructions for this test.


Services Include:

  • Venous Doppler – Ultrasound of the veins to detect the presence of blood clots or deep vein thrombosis. This test takes 30 minutes.
  • Arterial Doppler (Peripheral Arterial Studies) – Ultrasound of the arteries in the arms or legs to diagnose hardening of the arteries. This test takes 60 minutes
  • Carotid Duplex or Doppler - Ultrasound is done on the carotid artery on both sides of the neck. It is done to look for narrowing in the carotid arteries and is typically done on patients that have had TIA’s or strokes. This test takes 30 minutes.
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