skip to main content

Ultrasound Scan Newcastle

Diagnostic musculo-skeletal ultrasound scan identifies the problem fast.

Diagnostic musculo-skeletal ultrasound scan.

Ultrasounded diagnostic scan start at £150 plus per area.


It is VERY rare to require a scan or even an injection at all, most people just need a decent Physiotherapist to diagnose and treat the problem.

If proper Physiotherapy treatment with a correct diagnosis is not helping the pain then it may be worth considering a scan and injection.

Diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound scan uses high-frequency sound waves to produce images of the Joints, tendons, muscles,  ligaments, nerves, and other soft tissue throughout the body. This helps to identify the abnormalities of the musculoskeletal problems.

Do you want to get to the root cause of your pain?

Good news

The highly experienced clinician’s aim is to support people suffering from musculoskeletal (Joints, muscles, tendons, and ligaments) problems, such as pain, swelling, stiffness & reduced function by providing a fast access to our ‘ One-stop service clinic‘ to address your needs.

Ultrasound Scan

A Diagnostic Ultrasound Scan is carried out by placing a probe (also called transducer) and gel directly on the scanning part of the body skin. Gel helps to transfer the high-frequency sound waves from the transducer into the body and back to the probe to produce the body images on the screen.

Ultrasound scan is a noninvasive procedure and does not use ionizing radiation, hence it is a safe tool to use on anyone.

What musculoskeletal problems can be diagnosed?
Examples of common problems :

  • Arthritis of the joints. Ex: Wrist & hands, foot & ankle, knee, shoulder, elbow, etc.
  • Inflammatory changes in the hands and feet. Ex: Rheumatoid, gout, psoriatic arthritis, etc.
  • Shoulder rotator cuff tears, biceps tendon tear, Achilles tendon tear in the ankle, and other tendon tears throughout the body.
  • Bursitis: ex: shoulder, knee, and ankle.
  • Ligament sprains/tears.
  • Muscle tears.
  • Ganglion cysts.
  • Lipomas.
  • Foreign bodies. Ex: glass or wood splinters.
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome.
  • Baker’s cyst.

We NEVER give up on understanding and SOLVING your problem! 

Worried you have damaged or injured yourself?

Get in touch or live stream one of our classes to start your recovery today.

Let's get started!
Do you want to be pain free, fitter, stronger and perform to your maximum?
Let's get started by taking action today.
See a Specialist
Book in with our expert Physiotherapists to start getting to the root cause of your problem.
Book in Today
Get in touch
Call us on 0191 284 9111 or send us a message about booking, appointments or any questions you may have.
Contact us
Newcastle Pilates Classes
  • Build the Body - Calm the Mind.
  • Physio-led Pilates.
  • Book your free tater class today
Pilates Classes
Better by 5

Over 90% of our patients get ‘Better by 5’ sessions.

If you need any of our physiotherapy, sports injury, sports massage or acupuncture services, you should see and feel a real difference by the end of your fifth session.

If, on the other hand, there is no improvement in your clinical condition or in the way you feel – we STOP after the fifth session. At that point, we reassess the reasons why there has been no apparent improvement and, if necessary, we can organise scans and letters to GP's and Consultants. You can be sure that we will never continue treating you unless there is a positive benefit – and only when you (and we) agree on your treatment plan.

Get in touch
We're accredited by
PF Member
SOR - Society of Radiographers
We work with insurance companies
Simply Health
Latest News
Keep up to date with happenings at Gosforth Physio