Ultrasound Articles

Ultrasound (sonogram) is one of the most simple and basic medical imaging modalities. Because it uses sound waves, it is safe for nearly every person and condition. Ultrasound is particularly useful at determining if a mass is fluid filled (like a cyst) or solid (like a tumor). At Touchstone Imaging, we offer a variety of sonography services to meet your needs. For pregnancy scans, breast tissue exams, gallstone detection, and more, our team is here to help!

Tune in to our ultrasound recent posts to learn more about this classic imaging option. For more information or to schedule your 2D or 3D ultrasound, contact the Touchstone Imaging location near you today!

WHAT EACH PRENATAL ULTRASOUND IS FOR

The sonogram images offer a snapshot, and proof, that there is a baby and is one of the few ways that parents and their healthcare team can ensure that everything is going well.

MEN’S HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH AND HOW TOUCHSTONE IMAGING CENTERS IS HELPING

Touchstone Imaging is just as dedicated to our male patients as we are to our female patients and in today’s post, we will discuss some men’s health issues and what we are doing to help.

COULD ULTRASOUND BE THE FUTURE OF DIABETES TREATMENT?

Recent research shows there may be hope in diabetes treatment with the use of ultrasound. In today’s post, we are going to narrow in on this new research and discuss the future role of medical imaging in diabetes treatment and management.

REPEAT ULTRASOUNDS IN PREGNANCY

Join us in today’s post as we discuss some of the various types of ultrasounds you may encounter during your pregnancy and reasons why your obstetrician may refer you for a repeat or follow-up ultrasound.

THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF MEDICAL IMAGING

Read on to better understand the differences in medical imaging, and why certain images are more useful in different situations.

UNDERSTANDING ULTRASOUND AND PREGNANCY

We will explore the purpose of ultrasound during pregnancy, how many scans you should have, and where to get them done.

HOW ULTRASOUND IMAGING IS USEFUL

It is obvious that ultrasound technology is valuable and useful, but ultrasound technology can be utilized for so many other things than just fetal imaging.

WHAT THE ULTRASOUND TECHNICIAN IS LOOKING FOR AT YOUR BABY’S ANATOMY SCAN

Here is an overview of what the ultrasound technician is looking for at your appointment.