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Ultrasound of the prostate

An ultrasound of an enlarged prostate and lymph nodes in this area is performed transrectally.

About the appointment

We offer this examination at the following locations in Vienna.
  • Immediate appointment
  • Personal consultation with a doctor
  • KFA, private free-choice physician, private

Well-informed in all matters

Requirements for an ultrasound of the prostate

  • Please bring your e‑card and referral.
  • Any previous findings are also to be submitted.

Important information

  • The transrectal ultrasound is a well-tested and very gentle method for clarifying various symptoms such as problems while urinating.

Procedure for an ultrasound of the prostate

  • A prostate ultrasound takes between 5 and 15 minutes.
  • The examination is unpleasant but painless.
  • It is performed in a lateral position; knees are angled. A small ultrasonic probe, covered with a protective layer is inserted into the rectum in order to visualise all areas of the prostate.

Waiting time for an appointment

Schnelle Termine möglich.

Costs & reimbursement

Direktverrechnung mit der KFA und Wahlarzt für alle anderen gesetzlichen Krankenkassen (ÖGK, SVS und BVAEB).

In jedem Fall können unsere Honorarnoten bei allen Privatversicherungen, die ambulante Leistungen abdecken, eingereicht werden.