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    Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging

    Medical Director: Vincent Sorrell, MD, FACP, FACC 

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    With high quality cardiac imaging in all diagnostic arenas (Echo, Nuclear, MRI, & CT), Gill’s advanced cardiovascular imaging provides timely, accurate diagnoses that are patient specific and adhere to the Choosing Wisely Campaign which advocates reducing unnecessary invasive procedures.

    The Gill’s Adult Echo Lab has a long-standing commitment to providing excellent care and education to people in Kentucky. Accredited by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission for Echocardiography (ICAEL), the echo lab upholds the highest standards. All of our interpreting cardiologists are certified by the National Board of Echocardiography and have more than 130 combined years of cardiac sonographer experience in echocardiography.

    For patient appointments: 859-323-9729    Fax: 859-257-1969


  • Specialties

    • Cardiovascular MRI (CMR) stress examinations
    • Computed Tomography (CT) using a 384 slice dual detector system
    • Echocardiography (transthoracic, transesophageal)
    • LV strain imaging
    • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the heart and great vessels for adult and pediatric patients with two MRI Scanners – 1.5 Tesla and 3.0 Tesla
    • MRI scans in certain patients with pacemakers and ICDs
    • Nuclear stress testing
    • Pharmacologic stress MRI
    • Real-time, 3-D time-resolved MRA

    Services

    • Collaboration between UK faculty cardiologists and radiologists
    • Exercise and pharmacologic perfusion imaging studies at the Gill Heart Physiology and Nuclear Lab
    • Routine 3-D volumetric, functional, contrast viability studies
    • Support for Gill Heart Structural Heart Program
  • Gill Imaging Center

    UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital - Pavilion G
    Gill Heart Institute
    Ground Floor, Room G100
    1000 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0602

    Call 859-323-9729
    Fax 859-257-8699

  • Mailing address

    Department of Radiology
    College of Medicine
    UK Chandler Hospital, HX320
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536

  • ECHO Lab Manager: Annette Smith, RDCS, FASE
    Cardiac CT Manager: Emily Woods
    Cardiac MRI Coordinator: Melinda Chapman