Ultrasound scans can reveal a lot about your health. We can use different types of ultrasound to investigate different parts of your body or even to see a developing baby in the womb. Cardiac Screen can perform all of these different scans at our private ultrasound clinic in London.
Cardiovascular disease can remain hidden for a long time before it causes any noticeable symptoms. Screening can reveal these hidden health problems so that you can get the care that you need as quickly as possible. How do we decide who should be screened and how often?
A transient ischaemic attack or TIA is a temporary disruption in the blood supply to your brain. It is also known as a mini stroke as the cause and symptoms are similar. You may need to have tests such as a carotid Doppler scan and treatment to reduce your stroke risk after a TIA.
One of the kinds of medical specialist you may encounter at the Cardiac Screen clinic in London is a radiologist. Radiologists specialize in imaging procedures such as ultrasound that can provide insight into what is going on inside your body. Continue reading What Does a Radiologist Do?