Category Archives: Ultrasound Tips

Why are fetal ultrasounds performed?

Why are ultrasounds performed? An ultrasound exam is medically indicated throughout pregnancy for the following reasons: First Trimester: Confirm pregnancy Confirm heartbeat and rate Measure the crown-rump length Determine estimated due date Confirm molar or ectopic pregnancies Assess abnormal gestation

Different Machine Options

From the GE Voluson 730, GE E8 with HD Live, E6,  Voluson i or the Samsung-Medison A30 we have tons of options. GE Voluson 730 Pro BT08 The GE Voluson 730 Pro BT08 ultrasound, remains a standard for 4D obstetrical imaging.  It has the newest software, the BT08, preprogrammed and updated ready to use. Even […]

Heartbeat Animals and Bears for Baby & Keepsake

Are you looking for new ways to increase your profits and revenues? Heartbeat animals are a great way to do this.  They are easily recorded during the ultrasound session. They can later be used for baby shower gifts, deployed fathers, family members who are out of town, as a keepsake or even if the newborns […]

Ultrasound Gel Warning: Per FDA

From ABC News: (http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/health/2012/04/19/fda-warning-infection-risks-from-contaminated-ultrasound-gel/) Author: By Jane E. Allen @JaneEAllenABC FDA Warning: Infection Risks From Contaminated Ultrasound Gel The Food and Drug Administration is warning doctors, hospitals and clinics that contaminated ultrasound gel produced by a New Jersey company infected 16 cardiac patients and could pose serious risks to pregnant women and others who undergo ultrasound imaging and treatment. The gel is […]

When Is the Best Time to Get a 3D/4D Elective Ultrasound?

“When is the best time to come in for a 3D/4D ultrasound,” and “when is the optimal time to have our clients come in for an ultrasound,” are the two questions that I hear more than any other. And I give one simple answer to both my studio clients and my business clients, even though […]