The Division of Cardiology provides cardiac ultrasound imaging services including:

  • Transthoracic echocardiography
  • Contrast echocardiography
  • Transesophageal echocardiography (TEE)
  • Exercise and pharmacologic stress echocardiography
  • Pediatric echocardiography


The echocardiography laboratory includes Doppler, M-mode and 2 and 3-dimensional ultrasound imaging as well as transesophageal echocardiography. Faculty specialize in the use and evaluation of stress echocardiography, as well as the use of TEE.

Hours/Patient Appointments

Please call 202-444-1294, Monday – Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.

Points of Contact:
M. Barbara Srichai-Parsia, MD
Vice-Chief, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute; Director, Cardiac Non-Invasive Imaging Laboratory

Martin Mathias
Technical Director, Echo Lab