Carotid Doppler Scan
Price: €250 • GP Visit Card/ Medical Card Price: €200
There is no preparation for this type of ultrasound. A carotid doppler scan takes approximately 30 mins.
A carotid doppler ultrasound is used to test for narrowed carotid arteries which can increase the risk of stroke. A build up of plaque consisting of fat, cholesterol, calcium and other substances that circulate in the bloodstream can contribute to the narrowing of your carotid aertery. If you suffer from strokes or transient ischemic attacks (TIAs) your doctor may send your for a carotid scan.
A Carotid Doppler ultrasound can also:
€250 Scan Price
€200 with valid GP Visit Card/ Medical Card