Ultrasound

Emergency / Family Medicine Residency Program

In-depth experience in a transforming technology

Led by Paul Sierzenski, M.D., RDMS, FAAEM, FACEP and Jason Nomura, M.D., RDMS, FACEP, FACP, FAAEM, Christiana Care’s Emergency Medicine Ultrasound (EUS) training is nationally recognized as one of the most comprehensive and innovative programs. Rotations in obstetrics, pediatric emergency medicine and in the medical, cardiac and surgical ICUs provide opportunities to use EUS outside of the emergency department. Our EUS fellowship extends the ultrasound training of the Emergency Medicine Residency program.

Residents learn the following EUS applications:

  • Trauma/E-FAST*
  • Vascular (DVT upper and lower extremity).
  • Echocardiography/Thoracic.*
  • Testicular.
  • Aorta.*
  • US Guided Procedures.*
  • Gallbladder.*
  • Renal.*
  • Superficial/Soft Tissue/MSK.
  • Pelvic OB/GYN.*
  • Ocular Ultrasound.

*Applications recommended by the American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM).

Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Fellowship

Our one-year Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Fellowship program continues to push the boundaries of ultrasound education, performance and research.