• Neurology Center of Las Vegas (702) 405 - 7100
  • Address:

    2480 Professional Ct.
    Las Vegas, NV 89128

  • Carotid Ultrasound

    Carotid Ultrasound is a painless and harmless test that uses a high frequency sound wave to create pictures of the insides of the two large arteries in your neck. These arteries, called the carotid arteries, supply your brain with oxygen rich blood. You have one carotid artery on each side of your neck.

    There is no special preparation for a carotid ultrasound.

    The carotid examination procedure can take up to 20 minutes.

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    Specialties

    Dr. Shanker Dixit, MD is board certified in Neurology.

    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Dementia Related Behavioral Disorders
    • Epilepsy
    • Huntington Disease
    • Migraine Disorders
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Parkinson Disease
    • Stroke