Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging

BULK BILLING GENERAL AND VASCULAR ULTRASOUNDS

Medicare rebate available and Out of Pocket Charges Apply.

FULL PAYMENT BY BANK CARD ONLY (NO CASH OR CHEQUES) AND IS REQUIRED ON THE DAY OF SERVICE. 

REFERRAL FROM GP OR SPECIALIST REQUIRED

****NO CASH OR DRUGS ARE KEPT ON PREMISES****

sonic ultrasound diagnostic

Services

 

GENERAL ULTRASOUNDS  

Upper abdominal Ultrasound

Renal Ultrasound/KUB – kidneys, bladder, prostate

Testicular/Scrotal Ultrasound

Thyroid/Neck Ultrasound
Pelvic/Gynaecological Ultrasound –

IVF pelvic – follicle count using newest technology   

OBSTETRIC ULTRASOUND

1st Trimester < 12 weeks – $180

12 week/Nuchal Ultrasound  (12-14 weeks) – $220

20 week morphology scans (18-22 weeks) – $300

Third trimester (22 weeks+) – $220

 

 

 

VASCULAR

DVT (Deep Venous Thrombosis) – including IVC –  one Leg (unilateral) or bilateral

Arterial Doppler (Arteries) of legs including aorta and iliacs unilateral/bilateral

Renal Artery Doppler 

Carotid Doppler 

AAA (Aortic Aneurysm assessment) 

NO VARICOSE VEIN STUDIES OFFERED AT THIS SITE

PAEDIATRICS (Out of pocket payment – no medicare rebate for hips)

Hips – dysplasia 

Renal  

Abdomen (not pyloric)  

NO SPINE OR HEAD/BRAIN/PYLORIC STENOSIS OFFERED AT THIS SITE

 

 

MUSCULOSKELETAL (MSK) (OUT OF POCKET ONLY –  NO MEDICARE REBATE – NO RADIOLOGIST ON SITE)

Unilateral ONE SIDE, Bilateral BOTH SIDES 

Shoulder/Upper Arm

Elbow

Wrist/Forearm

Hand/Fingers

Chest/Abdo Wall

Ankle

Foot – forefoot

Achilles

Mass

Knee

Hip/Groin

Buttock/Thigh

Lumps & bumps

** No Breast  ultrasounds offered at this site ***

 

DIAGNOSTIC PATIENT INSTRUCTIONS & PREPARATION

Please bring the referral, your Medicare Card/DVA Card, EFTPOS OR CREDIT CARD and any relevant previous reports or films to your appointment.

Any prescribed medication can be taken as normal.

Renal Ultrasound:

Full bladder required.  Drink and finish 750mls,  90 minutes prior to your appointment.  Do not use the toilet, bladder must be full on arrival. 

Upper Abdomen Ultrasound

Full fast required.  Nothing to eat, drink, chew or smoke 8 hours prior to your appointment. 

Female Pelvic/First Trimester Pregnancy <12 weeks Transabdominal +/- Transvaginal

Transabdominal Only – Full bladder required.  Drink 750ms and finish 90mins prior to your appointment. DO NOT use the toilet.  Bladder must be full on arrival. 

Transvaginal (INSIDE THE BODY)–  no full bladder required.  Transabdominal images will also be taken.

Consent form to be signed for transvaginal imaging for all patients 16 years plus.

(SEE PDF at top of the page). 

Pregnancy Ultrasounds 

Well hydrated, some fluid in bladder to check cervix.

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