Advanced Clinical Services

Clinical Services

Advanced clinical services supported by CACTUS lab include:




Most advanced clinical activities are performed at the UT Southwestern Clements University Hospital (CUH) and the UT Southwestern Medical District Outpatient Building (OPB).


Facilities include:

  • Patient changing and waiting areas
  • Nursing pre-procedure and recovery areas
  • Large, comfortable scanning rooms


Equipment includes:

  • EPIQ Elite and EPIQ Elite Advanced ultrasound scanners with a wide selection of 2D and 3D probes
  • New Siemens ACUSON Sequoia with a wide selection of 2D probes
  • LOGIQ E10 with wide selection of 2D probes
  • Software packages for:
    • Contrast-enhancing ultrasound
      • Post-processing for time-intensity-curve (TIC) analysis
    • Deep and small-parts shear wave elastography
    • Liver fat quantification techniques
      • Attenuation Imaging
      • Ultrasound-Derived Fat Fraction
  • Trophon high-level probe disinfection
  • PercuNav image fusion and navigation system