The vascular laboratory is unique in Greater Manchester in being
an NHS service, located in the Radiology department at Manchester
The staff comprise 6 full-time vascular technologists including
trainees, and has an excellent record of examination success for
the Society of Vascular Technologists.
Doppler and Duplex ultrasound assessment of peripheral arteries
and veins are routinely performed for aneurysms, varicose veins,
Deep Venous Thrombosis, stroke, and peripheral arterial
disease.Exercise testing on the treadmill offers
dynamic assessment of circulation
The unit is headed by Ms Helena Edlin, who has been part
of the service since 1995 and overseen it's progressive expansion
in staff and capacity.
Vascular Laboratory 0161 276