Vascular Laboratory procedures are a safe, painless method to diagnose problems in arteries and veins.
Most procedures use ultrasound and are performed by vascular sonographers to determine the patency (openness, absence of obstruction) of arteries and veins. Typically, vessels may be studied in the:
Vascular Laboratory Services
The length of the exam will depend upon the area to be scanned and specific information needed by your doctors. Services include but are not limited to:
Service Location & Hours
Galter Pavilion - 8th Floor, Room 8-304
7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday (outpatients) 7 days a week inpatients
Appointments are necessary for all procedures, and a physician order is required as well.
To schedule a test, please call: 1-312-926-2746.
Northwestern's Vascular Laboratory offers state-of-the-art facilities that include:
Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) Accreditation
Our Vascular Laboratory is proud to be an accredited facility of the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) in Vascular Testing.
Earning this designation means: