Diagnostic Ultrasound Medicine Chicago, IL
Diagnostic Ultrasound definition
Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound imaging uses high-frequency sound waves to produce pictures of the inside of the body. Ultrasound exams do not use radiation as X-rays do because images are captured in real-time, they show the structure and movement of the body's internal structures, as well as blood flowing through blood vessels.
Diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging in River North, Chicago is a non-invasive medical test that helps physicians diagnose and treat medical conditions. Musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging diagnostic and treatment aid in rehabilitation providing pictures of muscles, tendons, ligaments, joints and soft tissue throughout the body. Diagnostic ultrasound imaging is the gold standard for many upper extremity and lower extremity injuries. Diagnostic ultrasound for musculoskeletal imaging can be used to help diagnose:
Dr. Khong Lamvichit is a diagnostic ultrasound chiropractic doctor whom has worked side-by-side and received his 4 years of training under Dr. Roy Settergren RMSK who specialized in diagnosis and treatment utilizing musculoskeletal ultrasound (MSK US) whom was a pioneer in the field of musculoskeltal ultrasound in Chicago writing questions for the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) Musckuloskeletal Exam (RMSK). Dr. Settergrens' publications included:
- Conservative Management of the Saphenous Nerve Entrapment
- Ultrasound Guided Dry Needling of a Supraspinatus Tendinopathy