SDMS's core purpose is to enhance the art and science of medicine by advancing medical sonography. As an SDMS member you will join an exclusive network of over 28,000 sonographers and sonography students.
Formed in 2009, the SDMS Foundation is a nonprofit charitable organization affiliated with the SDMS. The SDMS Foundation fosters professional learning and excellence by working to improve the field of diagnostic medical sonography.
Produces computerized tomographic scanner radiographs of designated anatomical areas in accordance with established practices and procedures. Obtains patient history, explains routine procedures and addresses patient concerns. Performs all ultrasound techniques and examinations, abdominal scans, retroperitoneal scans, obstetric and gynecological scans, radiation therapy localization for treatment planning and minor surgical procedures.
Graduate from an accredited Radiology Program
Basic working knowledge of single slice and multi slice CT scanners.
License, Certifications or Registrations
Current Medical Radiologic Technologist license through the Texas Medical Board
Current registration through American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) with CT Certification through ARRT or NMTCB.
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