ULTRASOUND

HOURS

ULTRASOUND APPOINTMENT HOURS

Monday to Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday: evenings open until 8:30 pm

Wednesday: evenings open until 8:30 pm
Thursday: evenings open to 8:30 pm
Saturday: 7:40 am to 1 pm

All ultrasound exams require a referral from your doctor. Please bring your completed requisition and your BC Care Card to your appointment.

TO BOOK AN APPOINTMENT

 

Call 604-941-7611 option 1

If you are having a breast ultrasound exam, please ask your doctor to fax the requisition to 604-942-4612.

We will contact you shortly to schedule your appointment once we receive your requisition.

ULTRASOUND EXAM PREPARATION

All examinations are 30 - 60 minutes in duration

Breast Ultrasound

  • On the day of the examination, do not apply deodorant, body powder or other material on your underarms or around the breasts. Wear clothing that can be removed from the waist up, you will be given a gown to wear during the examination.
     

Abdominal Ultrasound (including gallbladder, liver, aorta, spleen, pancreas)

  • Do not eat or drink from 10 pm the night before until completion of the examination

 

Renal Ultrasound

  • Start drinking two 8 oz. (250ml) glasses of fluid (16 oz. / 500 ml total) (except milk or carbonated drink) 2 hours prior to exam

  • Do not empty your bladder until after the exam

  • Children 10 years of age should attempt not to empty bladder 1 hr prior to examination

 

Combined Abdominal & Pelvic Scan

  • Nothing to eat or drink from 10 pm the night before until completion of the examination plus

  • Follow instructions of pelvic scan

 

Pelvic or Obstetric Ultrasound

  • A full bladder is essential

  • Start drinking four 8 oz. (250ml) glasses of fluid (32 oz. / 1L total) (except milk or carbonated drink) 2 hours prior to exam

  • Finish drinking above fluids 1.5 hours prior to exam

  • Do not empty your bladder until after the exam

  • Patients in the last 8 weeks of pregnancy require only 16oz (500 ml) of fluid 

 

Vascular Imaging

  • No special preparation is needed

  • Patients must be able to get on and off a stretcher without assistance

  • Patients must be less than 250 lbs

  • Patients must NOT have any open wounds near the area of interest

 

 

All other scans require no preparation.

 
 

CONTACT US

GORDON PROFESSIONAL CENTRE
 
3001 GORDON AVE
COQUITLAM, BC   V3C 2K7
 
TEL:    604-941-7611
FAX:    604-942-4612
MEDRAY IMAGING
Suite 100, Gordon Professional Centre

 

Monday to Friday 8 am to 5:30 pm

Tues, Wed,Thurs evenings to 8:30 pm

Saturday 8 am to 1 pm

Tel: 604-941-7611    Fax: 604-942-4612

MEDRAY MRI
Suite 108, Gordon Professional Centre

 

Monday to Friday 8 am to 4 pm

Tel: 604-941-8780    Fax: 604-941-8709

BREAST SCREENING PROGRAM
Suite 102, Gordon Professional Centre

 

Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 5:30 pm

Thursday evenings to  8:30 pm

Saturday 8:30 am to 12:30 pm

Tel: 604-927-2130

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MEDRAY IMAGING
 #100 - 3001 GORDON AVE
COQUITLAM, BC   V3C 2K7
TEL: 604-941-7611
Fax: 604-942-4612
Medray Imaging