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Ultrasound (BCH)

Director: Barnewolt, Carol, M.D.

Location: Boston Children's Hospital Ultrasound, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, Boston Children's Hospital at Waltham Ultrasound, 9 Hope Avenue, Waltham, MA 02453, Children's Hospital at Lexington Ultrasound, 482 Bedford Street, Lexington, MA 02420, The Stetson Building, 541 Main Street, Weymouth, MA 02190

Core Summary:

Ultrasound, which is also known as sonography, is a painless, non-invasive imaging technique that lets us look inside your child's body without the use of radiation. It uses high-frequency sound waves to create pictures of organs, bones, tissues and blood vessels.

Institutions:
  • Boston Children's Hospital
Personnel/Contact Information:

Director: Barnewolt, Carol, M.D.
Phone: (617) 355-6312
Email

Member: Lepore, Pamela
Role: RDMS, RT
Phone: (617) 355-7840
Email

Member: General Inquiries
Phone: (617) 355-7840, (781) 216-1100, (781) 216-3101 (Peabody), (781) 331-4715 (Weymouth), (781) 672-2100

Facilities and Equipment:

Location of Core: Boston Children's Hospital Ultrasound, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, Boston Children's Hospital at Waltham Ultrasound, 9 Hope Avenue, Waltham, MA 02453, Children's Hospital at Lexington Ultrasound, 482 Bedford Street, Lexington, MA 02420, The Stetson Building, 541 Main Street, Weymouth, MA 02190

Major Equipment:

  • Acuson Sequoia 512 ultrasound
  • GE Logiq E9 ultrasound
  • Philips IU22 ultrasound system
  • VisualSonics Vevo 2100 ultrasound
Services:
  • Ultrasound/sonography access service

    Provides researchers access to imaging acquisition using ultrasound instruments. Includes on-site technologist. Researchers must have IRB and protocol approval by the Department of Radiology at Children's Hospital Boston.


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Last updated: 2015-10-06T14:34:19.734-05:00