Ultrasound

Welcome to Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital's Diagnostic Ultrasound Services. We offer two types of ultrasound services including General and Mobile.

Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital uses ultrasound scanners with color capabilities to offer ultrasound services to patients of all ages. Three scanners are used for general ultrasound and one for mobile ultrasound. The newest addition, the Philips IU22 (high definition imaging) scanner, provides the very latest technology for general and breast imaging.

The skilled technical staff at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital Imaging Services is board certified by the American Registry Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) and performs over 5,300 ultrasound exams annually.

A full range of general ultrasound services are offered:

  • Abdominal
  • Breast
  • Obstetrical
  • Pelvis - transabdominal and transvaginal
  • Small parts (thyroid, scrotum, superficial masses) 
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Biopsies/Aspirations - breast, renal, liver, and thyroid
  • Paracentesis/Thoracentesis

Ultrasound scans are done by appointment only. In order for your exam to be performed as scheduled, please be sure to follow all preparation instructions given to you by your doctor.

For more information regarding general and mobile ultrasound, call (717) 242-7295.