Before the Appointment 

Nil preparation required.

On the Day

You should wear comfortable clothing that have no metal zippers, belts or buttons. You will need to remove any clothing and jewelry above the chest.

Bring any previous x-ray films with you to the appointment.


An echocardiogram is a special ultrasound examination of the heart. It assesses the structure and function of the heart muscle and valves.

After your procedure you will be able to resume all normal activities.