The following links provide various services related to the field of ultrasound.

The Society for Vascular Ultrasound

The Society for Vascular Ultrasound (SVU) is the only professional organization completely dedicated to the advancement of noninvasive vascular technology used in the diagnosis of vascular disease. SVU is comprised of more than 3,500 vascular technologists, physicians, nurses and other allied health professionals. SVU offers educational programs, publications, networking opportunities, government representation and more.

The Society for Vascular Ultrasound
4601 Presidents Drive, Suite 260
Lanham, MD 20706-4831
Telephone: 301-459-7550
Fax: 301-459-5651

The Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories

The Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories (ICAVL) is dedicated to promoting high quality noninvasive vascular diagnostic testing in the delivery of health care by providing a peer review process of laboratory accreditation.

The Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories
8830 Stanford Blvd., Suite 306
Columbia, MD 21045
Telephone: 410-872-0100
Fax: 410-872-0030

KRP Accreditation Specialists, Inc.

KRP Accreditation Specialists works with vascular and echo laboratories by assisting with the accreditation process. They can lead your lab through the process by designing laboratory specific protocols and programs necessary to complete the accreditation process. KRP Accreditation Specialists have worked with over 250 laboratories and have a 100% success rate. They also provide service for the reaccredidation process.

KRP Accreditation Specialists, Inc
12 Goodspeed Place
Skaneateles, NY 13152
Telephone: 315-685-0631
Fax: 315-685-3209

Summer Publishing, LLC

Summer Publishing specializes in vascular textbooks, video tapes and DVDs to assist in learning and improving skills in vascular technology, noninvasive diagnosis, echocardiography and diagnostic sonography.

Summer Publishing, LLC
4572 Christensen Circle
Littleton, Co 80123
Telephone: 303-734-1789
Fax: 303-734-9779

Wrightwood Medical, Inc.

Wrightwood Medical provides low through high-end refurbished ultrasound equipment. Their units are meticulously inspected and perform to the OEM specifications. Contact them directly for current inventory and pricing.

Wrightwood Medical, Inc.
2442 N. Southport Avenue
Suite 3S
Chicago, IL 60614
Telephone: 773-929-6450

American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography

The American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography® (ARDMS®), incorporated in June 1975, is an independent, nonprofit organization that administers examinations and awards credentials in the areas of diagnostic medical sonography, diagnostic cardiac sonography, vascular interpretation and vascular technology.

The American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography
51 Monroe Street
Plaza East One
Rockville, MD 20850-2400
Telephone: 301-738-8401

Pegasus Lectures, Inc.

Ultrasound Registry Preparation and Continuing Medical Education

Pegasus Lectures, Inc. provides the very best in ultrasound continuing medical education for physicians, practicing sonographers and beginning students of sonography. Our seminars and educational materials are comprehensive, understandable and correlated to the work you do on a daily basis. You will be learning the “how and why” of ultrasound from master educators and leading researchers in the field. Prepare with Pegasus and pass the first time. Guaranteed.

Pegasus Lectures, Inc.
P.O. Box 157
Forney, Texas 75126
972.552.9186 (FAX)
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