How 4D Ultrasound Works

4D Ultrasound Imaging concepts can be difficult for new and experienced ultrasound technicians alike. It requires the technician to consider how the ultrasound "sees" differently. Because of that, I have even found that experienced sonographers have more difficulty understanding 4D imaging.

Since there are limited resources for learning about how to properly perform 4D imaging, I created a free video that explains the basic concepts so you can perfect your skills. Soon we'll be posting videos and blogs about more advanced 4D imaging techniques to produce great "babyface" images on your Voluson, Philips Iu22, or other obstetric 4D imaging ultrasound machine.

4d basics

The concepts explained here apply to all 4D ultrasound machines, although this free training video uses the GE Voluson i.

Need equipment for 4D ultrasound imaging? Contact one of our sales experts today at 866-317-0465. If you're interested in learning more about ultrasound, visit our YouTube channel for many ultrasound training videos on 4D imaging and other topics.

About the Author

Brian Gill is Probo Medical’s Vice President of Marketing. He has more than 20 years of experience in the ultrasound industry. From sales to service to customer support, he has done everything from circuit board repair and on-site service to networking and PACS, to training clinicians on ultrasound equipment. Through the years, Brian has trained more than 500 clinicians on over 100 different ultrasound machines. Currently, Brian is known as the industry expert in evaluating ultrasounds and training users on all makes and models of ultrasound equipment, this includes consulting with manufacturers with equipment evaluations during all stages of product development.