Enhance your diagnostic work up.
SVS Imaging is a mobile ultrasound service serving veterinarians in Kansas City, Topeka, Lawrence, and surrounding areas.
SVS Imaging is owned and operated by Dr. Fred Gromalak and founded in March 2018. Dr. Fred Gromalak runs the mobile team in Wisconsin, Illinois, Quad Cities, and Kansas City.
Rachel Runnells is our lead sonographer covering the Kansas City Area for SVS Imaging.
Advanced clinical ultrasound has become a standard of care in veterinary medicine and can non-invasively produce results unequaled by any other diagnostic medium.
The results are immediate and the information gleaned can greatly enhance the relationship between the general practitioner and client because of the good results the practitioner creates by enhancing diagnostic efficiency on a wide variety of cases.
Full abdominal ultrasound exam of all abdominal organs performed on every case.
Localize the cryptorchid testicle prior to surgery. Can minimize surgical time and surgeon frustration.
GENERAL HEALTH SCREEN
This discounted exam is intended for the clinically healthy patient to rule-out occult disease (abdominal neoplasia, cardiomyopathy in breeds at high risk, etc.) Not intended for patients with abnormalities on blood work or clinical signs.
Full doppler echocardiograms performed on every case, including recheck exams. All echos are read by industry-leading cardiologists from Sonopath. Systemic BP included with every echo.
U/S GUIDED BIOPSY
Fine-needle biopsies are submitted to the lab of your choice, or for more urgent cases telecytology can be used through Sonopath.
Pulmonary or mediastinal pathology, pleural effusion and drainage, biopsy collection for pathology.
Confirm pregnancy, estimate litter size, confirm fetal viability.
Rachel is the newest member of SVS Imaging, joining in 2021. Rachel graduated with an associate in science degree in 2007, and her veterinary technician degree in 2015, but has been in the veterinary medicine field since 2004. She has a variety of experience in several areas including orthopedics, regenerative medicine, rehabilitation, emergency, and general practice. Rachel completed her first ultrasound training course in 2019 and has been hooked ever since. With a military husband, Rachel has lived all over the midwest and east coast but has made the Kansas City area her home since 2016. She enjoys spending her time with her husband, 2 children, 2 dogs, 2 cats, and 2 guinea pigs.