Non invasive Techniques

our services

 

The Camperdown Vascular Laboratory provides a comprehensive

non-invasive vascular diagnostic service using state-of-the-art colour duplex ultrasound technology. The Laboratory has been in continuous practice since 1983 and our staff are recognised as national leaders in non-invasive methods of vascular diagnosis.

 

Investigations available for the non-invasive investigation of patients with vascular disease include:

• Peripheral arterial occlusive disease
• Detection and assessment of aortic and peripheral aneurysms
• Extra-cranial arterial disease
• Mapping of varicose veins
• An urgent service for suspected Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
• Investigation of suspected chronic venous insufficiency
• Renal and hepatic transplant follow-up

 

Available instrumentation includes arterial pressure measurement, exercise testing, plethysmography and comprehensive colour enhanced duplex scanning.