If you’ve recently scheduled an appointment at a medical imaging center for an ultrasound in San Antonio, you might be wondering what to expect. Ultrasound imaging is used to diagnose a variety of medical conditions, and to assess organ damage after an injury or illness. A technologist will perform your ultrasound while you are lying on an examination table, and will use a water-based gel and transducer to obtain medical images. A radiologist, a doctor with specialized training in ultrasound and other types of imaging will interpret the images.
Watch this video to learn more about what happens when you have an ultrasound. You’ll find out how the ultrasound technology works, and what to expect during the ultrasound procedure.