Many people are familiar with the Ultrasound that pregnant women have to 'see' their baby and ensure it is developing normally. The process we use is very similar to that. The equipment we use allows us to view the interior of your vessels in order to assist Physicians in identifying underlying conditions that may be affecting your health. The procedure is painless and quick.
Definition - Duplex: "A combination of Doppler and ultrasound that enables the technologist to see and 'hear' the blood flow in your arteries and veins.
Your Physician may have ordered tests at Barrie Vascular Imaging for one or more of the following reasons:
See right column to learn about some of the tests we perform.
Please read through the website for interesting facts about the different tests that have been prescribed for you.