Learn About KU's Program
Our 21-month cardiovascular sonography program offers concentrations in adult echocardiography/vascular technology and adult/pediatric echocardiography.Program Details
Learn how to be a cardiovascular sonographer through University of Kansas Respiratory Therapy Care program.
As a cardiovascular sonographer, you'll use ultrasound technology to diagnose and treat patients with heart and blood vessel conditions.
Your possible duties as a cardiovascular sonographer include performing echocardiograms, or ultrasound imaging, to evaluate heart chamber size, valve function and blood flow. Other jobs may include scheduling appointments, explaining procedures to patients and maintaining ultrasound equipment.
If you choose to earn a certificate in cardiovascular sonography, your career projections remain strong, according the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
University of Kansas Medical Center
Respiratory Care and Diagnostic Science
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS 66160
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