Treating the South Texas Area
Diagnostic Venous Ultrasound
Hamilton Vascular is your premier center for the treatment of vein disease, artery disease, feminine conditions, and interventional radiology. With six convenient locations, our expert medical specialists and highly-trained staff members are proud to offer cutting-edge vascular and arterial treatments to residents of Houston, Austin, San Antonio, and the neighboring communities in southern Texas. We are proud to offer a range of surgical and non-surgical treatments including diagnostic venous ultrasounds.
What is a Diagnostic Venous Ultrasound?
Diagnostic venous ultrasounds are one of the most common, quick, and efficient diagnostic tests that help our vein specialists determine the health of your veins without any cutting, anesthesia, or scarring. This non-invasive and non-surgical diagnostic test uses ultrasound technology to get a full view of the circulatory system and its structures beneath the skin without any invasive techniques. Patients are able to sit back during their diagnostic ultrasound and relax. Our board-certified vein specialists will be able to tell if further treatment will be necessary.
What are the Benefits of a Diagnostic Venous Ultrasound?
There are many benefits of receiving a diagnostic venous ultrasound at Hamilton Vascular, including:
- Non-invasive, non-surgical diagnostic test
- Takes 45 - 60 minutes to complete
- Can be used to diagnose a variety of vein diseases and conditions
- No intensive preparation, downtime, or recovery period
What Can I Expect During My Diagnostic Venous Ultrasound?
On the day of your diagnostic venous ultrasound, you may be asked to wear comfortable and loose-fitting clothing that is easy to remove or move around if asked. Before your ultrasound begins, your vein specialist will apply a small amount of gel to the skin to better help the ultrasound want to glide over your diagnostic area. Your specialist when then press into the skin with the want to get a better view of the internal structures of the veins and circulatory system. The entire diagnostic ultrasound process typically takes 45-60 minutes to complete, after which patients are able to return to their normal daily activities.
How Much do Diagnostic Venous Ultrasounds Cost?
The cost of your diagnostic venous ultrasound will vary depending on your health insurance coverage. To get a better idea of how much your diagnostic venous ultrasound will cost, we encourage you to come in for a private consultation with one of our specialists.
The doctors and expert medical team at Hamilton Vascular are proud to offer surgical and non-surgical treatments for vein disease, artery disease, and feminine conditions. We are proud to offer a wide range of services to patients in Houston, Austin, San Antonio, and the neighboring communities in southern Texas. Contact us to schedule your private consultation with one of our vascular specialists today.