Our Team

Multi-Disciplined Ultrasound Technologists

in Mississippi

Precision Ultrasound Imaging has a team of highly qualified and multi-disciplined ultrasound technologists. Each has had extensive training and experience in all aspects of diagnostic ultrasound. Our technologists are ARDMS and CCI Registered in the specialties that they perform.

ARDMS
CCI

Our Credentials

ARDMS is a nationally recognized credentialing body for diagnostic medical sonographers in all modalities of ultrasound. CCI is a nationally recognized credentialing body for cardiovascular sonographers.

Each registrant must complete rigorous testing in each modality to obtain each credential. Once the credential is obtained, many hours of continuing education is required to maintain the certification.

Melissa Kelley, RT RDMS RVT

  • Founded Precision Ultrasound Imaging in 1995
  • Responsible for managing the business operations as well as overseeing the daily clinical operations of each of our accounts 
  • Received Associate of Science Degree from East Central Junior College (now East Central Community College) 1982-1984
  • Graduated as valedictorian Mississippi Baptist Medical Center School of Radiologic Technology 1984-1986
  • Received certification in Ultrasound from Providence Hospital School of Diagnostic Ultrasound in Mobile, Alabama (currently Institute of Ultrasound Diagnostics) 1986
  • Registered Abdomen and OB/GYN Sonographer 1987 ARDMS
  • Registered Neurosonographer 1994 ARDMS
  • Registered Vascular Sonographer 1997 ARDMS
  • Registered Breast Sonographer 2004 ARDMS
  • Member of Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 
  • Member of Mississippi Ultrasound Society (former secretary 1989-1990) 
  • Has worked in Hospital, Clinical, and Mobile settings 
  • Experienced in abdomen, OB-GYN, small parts, breast, neonatal heads, and all vascular ultrasound procedures
Melissa

Precision Ultrasound Staff

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Pamela Curington, RCS, RVS

  • Graduated Southern Medical Corporation School of Ultrasound, Baton Rouge, LA 2001 
  • Registered Cardiac Sonographer since 2005 CCI
  • Registered Vascular Sonographer since 2010 CCI 
  • Member of Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
  • Has worked in Clinical and Mobile settings
  • Experienced in adult echo and most vascular ultrasound procedures
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Leisa Baysinger, CRT, RDCS, RVT

  • Graduated Meridian Junior College (now Meridian Community College) Respiratory Program 1981
  • Trained in Echocardiography 1989
  • Attended UAB for Echocardiography Training 1991
  • Attended Gulf Coast Ultrasound for Vascular Training 1993
  • Registered Cardiac Sonographer since 1996 ARDMS
  • Registered Vascular Sonographer since 2000 ARDMS
  • Member of Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
  • Has worked in Hospital, Clinical, and Mobile settings
  • Experienced in adult echo, pediatric echo, and all vascular ultrasound procedures
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Wendy Festervan, BS, RDMS, RVT

  • Graduated with Bachelor of Science Degree from Mississippi College, Clinton, MS 1995
  • Baptist College of Health Sciences, Memphis TN 1999-2001
  • Registered Sonographer since 2015
  • Registered Vascular Sonographer 2020
  • Member of Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
  • Has worked in Hospital, Clinical, and Mobile settings
  • Experienced in abdomen, OB-Gyn, small parts, breast, and most vascular ultrasound procedures