Why I may need a muscular skeletal ultrasound

This safe and painless procedure that takes pictures of the inside of your body using sound waves, specifically looks at your muscles, joints, ligaments, tendons and soft tissues.

  • Easily diagnose tears or inflammation of the tendons, rotator cuffs and achilles tendon
  • Diagnosing benign and malignant soft tissue tumors, hernias and ganglionic cysts
  • Detecting fluid accumulation within soft tissue, joint effusions, inflammation and peripheral nerve lesions
  • Detect elevated blood flow in the soft tissue

How to prepare and what to expect

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    Dr. Manitha Bindapersad

    Midrand Breast and Bone Density Clinic is led by Dr. Manitha Bindapersad. She is a specialist radiologist with a particular interest in breast imaging and women’s health. After graduating from Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University (MEDUNSA) in 1998 and completing her internship and community service; she chose to specialise and train as a radiologist at the University of Witwatersrand from 2001 to 2005.

    Over the years, she has gained a wealth of experience working in the public sector as head of Chris Baragwanath Hospital’s Mammography Department for 15 years and 10 subsequent years in the private sector. Dr Bindapersad has extensive experience and expertise in the fields of digital mammography, bone care, performance of biopsies, women’s health and general radiology.

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