Often times it's not easy for your
physician to diagnose an illness. Sometimes a diagnosis can only be made
after you undergo a specific test or procedure. We can help your
physician in making a diagnosis with our vast array of diagnostic
imaging services, all of which use the most current technology
Whether it's as simple as an X-ray (a plain film of any body part) or as
advanced as CT scanning, you can feel comfortable knowing that your
physician has the best tools available to aid in diagnosing your
Our highly-skilled technologists and
other personnel provide quality services promptly in a comfortable
environment. Board-certified radiologists (a doctor who specializes in
the reading of X-rays) assist your physician in making an early and
accurate diagnosis, which is essential for the proper treatment of your
CT Scan. CT stands for
computerized tomography, which refers to the way this exam is
performed. In actuality, a CT scan is an X-ray procedure enhanced by
a computer. It results in a cross-sectional view of a particular
part of your body. Depending on the reasons for the CT scan,
contrast can be used to visualize blood flow.
Ultrasound. This service
looks at various organs using high-frequency sound waves, not
X-rays. This technique produces images that can be reviewed as part
of the diagnostic process. It is a painless and quick procedure to
evaluate body organs and track the progress of pregnancy.
X-ray. This is a film of
any body part that assists physicians in making a diagnosis.
produce images of the molecules that make up a substance, especially
the soft tissues of the human body. Magnetic resonance imaging is
used in medicine to diagnose disorders of body structures that do
not show up well on x-rays.
diagnostic service offers you and your physician information
regarding blood flow in the extremities, heart and brain. Tests
include doppler color flow mapping, holter monitoring, EKG and
carotid artery screening.
Carotid Artery Screening.
This procedure uses ultrasound to determine the presence of plaque
in the carotid arteries. It is useful for determining an
individual's risk for strokes.
Echocardiography. This is a
specialized ultrasound of the heart. It is used to evaluate blood
flow, restriction of vessels, and values and rhythms of the heart.