Medical Sonography

... Medical Sonography at SPCC

Medical sonographers specialize in diagnostic imaging procedures that assist in a physicians’ diagnoses. Sonographers use high-frequency sound waves that are collected back into the machine as echoes and forms that can be recorded for interpretation and diagnosis by a physician. Medical sonographers examine the screen during a scan for visual cues that may indicate unhealthy areas to determine which scans to show the physician.

The Medical Sonography program at SPCC is designed to provide the knowledge and skills needed to sit for the examinations administered by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers.

Course work emphasizes:

  • Physics
  • Anatomy
  • Sonography procedures
  • Equipment usage
  • Patient interaction skills

Medical Sonography degree admission requirements 

Medical Sonography degree class listing


Career opportunities

Hospitals
Educational institutions
Clinics
Physicians’ offices
Mobile services
Diagnostic imaging centers


Accreditation

The SPCC Medical Sonography Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Joint Review Committee for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRCDMS). Contact the Commission at 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756 or call 727-210-2350 for questions about the accreditation.


Medical Sonography faculty

Amy Dela Cruz
Amy Dela Cruz
Program Director, Medical Sonography
 

Amber McCraw
Amber McCraw
Faculty/Clinical Coordinator
Medical Sonography

Ashley Tyson
Ashley Tyson
Faculty, Medical Sonography