Neurophysiology Lab

Neurophysiology lab

Neurovascular Lab

The Neurovascular Lab is accredited by the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories in Intracranial and Extracranial cerebrovascular testing. These tests are performed by Registered Vascular Technologists certified through the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography.

An Intracranial Cerebrovascular exam is also known as a Transcranial Doppler (TCD). This is an ultrasound of the arteries that are located at the base of the brain. The arteries at the base of the brain, the Circle of Willis, are thoroughly examined for any abnormalities. The mean velocity is recorded in each of the vessels insonated. Transcranial Doppler’s are performed for the following reasons:

 
 
 

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