Diagnostic Ultrasound Medicine Chicago, IL
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.
Ultrasound imaging is a non-invasive medical test that helps physicians diagnose and treat medical conditions. Ultrasound images of the musculo-skeletal system provide pictures of muscles, tendons, ligaments, joints and soft tissue throughout the body. Ultrasound images can be used to help diagnose:
Dr. Khong Lamvichit worked side-by-side and received his 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 MSK US 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