Echocardiogram (ECHO) – Homestead, FL
An ECHO (also known as a heart scan) is the use of ultrasound to produce detailed images of the heart’s valve and chambers. The sound waves are produced by a transducer. Through a monitor, your doctor can evaluate how the heart is pumping blood in real-time.
Ultimate Diagnostic Center offers the following echocardiogram.
- Transthoracic echocardiogram – This exam is the most common. It is non-invasive and uses an external transducer to emit ultrasound waves through the chest. It requires no preparation and usually only takes 20-30 minutes to complete.
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