For decades, experienced radiologists and technicians have provided the highest level of diagnosis and interpretation of ultrasounds in the Ultrasound Division at Jefferson. The facilities and services of the Division comprise of 15 examination rooms and more than 25 major pieces of ultrasound equipment.
Our staff performs and interprets more than 34,000 examinations annually, covering all aspects of ultrasound including obstetrics and gynecology, abdominal and superficial scanning, neonatal, brain, musculoskeletal, peripheral vascular, endoscanning, intraoperative and aspiration-biopsy techniques.
The facility uses all types of ultrasound equipment, including the most modern high-resolution real-time duplex, color Doppler and 3-D/4-D ultrasound machines. We also have an ultrasound outpatient facility with five ultrasound rooms that is located in the Clinical Office Building (COB) on Walnut Street, one block from the Hospital.
To schedule an appointment for an ultrasound, call 215-955-8531.
Ultrasound Research and Education
In addition to the extensive clinical activities of the Division, our physicians oversee a large research program with both basic and clinical investigations. Major areas of research include ultrasound contrast agents, endoluminal and 3-D/4-D ultrasound.
A comprehensive ultrasound educational program provides intensive training for fellows and residents in addition to physicians and technologists from the United States and throughout the world.
Visit the Division of Ultrasound at Thomas Jefferson University for more on research and education.