Vascular Laboratory

The laboratory undertakes over 6,000 non-invasive studies of vascular disease annually.  Tests include assessment of:

  • peripheral artery disease
  • aneurysms
  • carotid and vertebral artery disease
  • venous incompetence
  • deep vein thrombosis

The laboratory was one of the first in the country and is well equipped with a comprehensive range of instrumentation including three up-to-date colour Doppler scanners.  The staff have wide experience in the effective use of current diagnostic techniques.

The staff can provide advice in the purchase training and effective use of ultrasound and related equipment.