UBNS offers convenient Doppler ultrasound testing at both our Conventus and Williamsville office locations to save our patients from having to travel to another facility for their imaging studies. UBNS is fully accredited to by the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories (ICAVL) for demonstrating excellence in patient care and commitment to Doppler testing of the highest quality.

A Doppler ultrasound is a painless, non-invasive test that relies on sound waves to produce images of the body’s internal structures. A Doppler ultrasound differs from a standard ultrasound in that it can also produce images of blood flow. Doctors rely on the results of Doppler ultrasounds to detect, rule out, and/or manage a variety of medical conditions associated with the vascular system, including but not limited to:

  • Carotid artery disease
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • Ulcers
  • Deep vein thrombosis
  • Complications from angiography
  • Varicose veins
  • Gangrene infection
  • Shunts in the head, neck, or heart

If you would like to schedule your doctor-prescribed Doppler ultrasound at UBNS, please call 716.218.1000 x5103.

University at Buffalo Neurosurgery
Conventus Building; 4th Floor
1001 Main St.
Buffalo, New York 14203

Inpatient Hours
Monday: 8 am – 3:30 pm
Tuesday: 8 am – 3:30 pm
Wednesday: 8 am – 3:30 pm
Thursday: 8 am – 3:30 pm

Outpatient Hours
Monday: 7:30 am – 3:30 pm
Wednesday: 7:30 am – 3:30 pm
Thursday: 7:30 am – 3:30 pm

To make an appointment at one of these alternative locations, you may call that office directly or ask a UBNS staff member to assist you. If you would like additional location options, please ask a UBNS staff member for a more extensive list of Doppler sites around Western New York.

Adult Neurosurgery Locations

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  • Gates Vascular Institute

  • Summit Medical Campus

  • Conventus Building

  • Comprehensive Neuroscience Center

Surgical Locations:  Sisters of Charity Hospital, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo General Medical Center, Gates Vascular Institute, Kenmore Mercy Hospital

Please notify our office immediately if you have a fever, cough, runny nose, or shortness of breath or have been in contact with someone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19. UBNS is following all CDC and New York State Dept. of Health guidelines for preventing the spread of COVID-19.