Doppler studies examine and measure the blood flow of arteries or veins in various parts of the body. Special software is required for these scans.
Deep vein thrombosis (DVT)- clot in the deep venous system which most commonly happen in the legs causing pain, redness and swelling. This condition has a risk of clot travelling to the lungs (pulmonary embolus) which can be fatal.
Varicose veins- dilatation of the superficial venous system can cause congestion and swelling.
Carotid dopplers- study of the arteries in the neck to establish obstruction (plaque formation) of flow to the brain. These patients may have had a major or minor (transient ishchaemic attack) stroke.
If deep vein thrombosis is suspected, book immediately. Wear comfortable clothing which can be easily removed.
Results are immediate and a written report is given to you to take to you.
Please see term and conditions for more information.
R1000.00 per limb , R1100- EDGARS/JET/BOARDMANS/LEGIT/RED SQUARE on account
Carotid- R1050/R1150- Edgars