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Diagnostic Imaging

Diagnostic imaging exams are used by radiologists to examine a patient’s internal organs and structures to determine the existence of a medical condition. These procedures utilize a variety of imaging technologies that can use x-rays, magnetic fields, and ultrasound together with computers to produce images from which a diagnosis can be made. The type of imaging procedure or technology used depends upon a patient’s symptoms and the part of the body being examined. The proper test for your symptoms is determined by your doctor.

The types of imaging procedures with examples of common areas imaged are listed below. Your doctors requested procedure may not be listed. These are common ones most frequently ordered. If you have any questions feel free to contact us.

CT Scan

  • Abdomen & Pelvis
  • Chest
  • Head & Sinus
  • Spine
  • Angiography
  • Cardiac Calcium Scoring
  • Extremity

MRI

  • MRA-Magnetic Resonance Angiography
  • Abdomen
  • Breast
  • Chest
  • Brain
  • Musculoskeletal & Spine
  • Sports injuries

Ultrasound

  • Obstetrical
  • Abdomen
  • Breast
  • Pelvis
  • Prostate & Scrotum
  • Thyroid
  • Vascular

Fluoroscopy

  • Upper GI
  • Lower GI/Barium Enema
  • Myelography
  • Hysterosalpingography
  • Arthrography

X-ray

  • Skull
  • Chest, abdomen
  • Upper & lower extremity
 

Women’s Imaging

Diagnostic imaging exams for women focus on specific female-oriented health issues and can utilize all of the imaging technologies used for general radiology as well as specialized procedures. Breast and bone health are two key areas as well as conditions pertaining to the reproductive system. These utilize specific imaging technologies to provide the radiologist with information to help make an accurate diagnosis. Some of the exams include:

Mammography

  • Digital Screeening
  • Digital Diagnostic

Breast Imaging

  • Breast MRI
  • Breast Ultrasound
  • Ductography
  • MRI guided breast biopsy
  • Stereotactic breast biopsy
  • Ultrasound guided breast biopsy
  • Computed aided detection (CAD)

Bone Density

 

Screening Services

Diagnostic imaging screening services are procedures that are used to check for disease in asymptomatic patients, provide information on patients with established disease processes, check on the benefit or side effects of other treatments, or to determine if a patient is free from a specific disease. Typical screening procedures include:

This page is intended as an educational resource only. It is not a substitute for professional care. Please see your physician if you have any concerns about your own health.