Clarke Medical Imaging Center provides ultrasounds covered by RAMQ:


You need a referral from your doctor and your Quebec Health insurance card;

You will be asked to remove some of your clothes and to wear a gown during the exam.

You may also be asked to remove jewellery and any objects that might interfere with the exam.

Preparation for Abdominal Ultrasound:

You should fast 6 hours before your exam, you may have water.

Preparation for Bladder (Transabdominal Pelvic Ultrasound):

No fasting necessary. Have 1-2 big glasses of water before your exam and do not void for 1 – 2 hours before the test.

Other ultrasound exams do not require preparations.

Clarke Medical Imaging Center provides the following ultrasounds covered by RAMQ:

  • Abdominal Ultrasound
  • Transabdominal Pelvic Ultrasound
  • Endovaginal Pelvic Ultrasound
  • Testicular Ultrasound
  • Breast Ultrasound
  • Thyroid / Neck Ultrasound
  • Surface Ultrasound
  • 1st trimester dating viability Ultrasound
  • Venous Doppler of legs