Services

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Service Advantages


State-of-the-Art Imaging System (Hitachi AIRIS II Spacious wide open design). Free patient transportation to MRI Center upon request. Open 7 days a week, late evening hours, including holidays. STAT reports given verbally by Radiologist within hours of patient’s test. 24-hour turnaround time on reports. Films delivered upon request. Board Certified Radiologists. Insurance pre-authorization and verification. Highly trained, Friendly and Caring Staff. Multi Bilingual Staff.

Full Diagnostic Service Center: Open MRI, MRA, X-Ray, Ultrasound, Cardiology Services. 

HITACHI AIRIS D II OPEN MRI

PRESENTING A NEW MAJOR BREAKTHROUGH IN MRI TECHNOLOGY


AIRIS II Open MRI combines the advanced imaging capabilities such as high resolution, thin slicing, MR angiography and dynamic imaging of joints with a complete set of specialty coils designed for sophisticated imaging purposes. The AIRIS II Open MRI is Hitachi’s award winning MRI with high per formance electronics and clinical capabilities for excellent imaging quality. The Hitachi AIRIS II Open MRI provides state-of-the-art magnetic resonance imaging capabilities with a number of unique features and benefits for patient advantages:

  • Spacious Wide-Open Air Design reduces claustrophobia and patient anxiety for greater comfort
  • New concept magnet scanner completely open on all sides, which allows constant and direct access to the patient by both the technician and a family member
  • Operating field strength is 0.3T
  • Magnetic field orientation 43cm vertical height
  • Advanced technology for superb image resolution and tissue contrast
  • Produces more detailed pictures and shorter scan times
  • Extremely quiet-soft sound gradience (no noise feature)
  • Music availability with variety of selection from our CD library
  • 500 lb weight capacity/comfortable padded table
  • Designed for all patients, including children
  • Highly trained and friendly staff
  • Board Certified experienced Radiologists
  • Prompt 24-hour accurate reports

Contra Indications for MRI Exams: Aneurysm Clips, Neurostimulator, Cochlear Implants, Pacemakers, Pregnancy, Sharpnel, Heart Valve Implants, Metallic Fragments or Implants 

Ultrasound

 Ultrasound: Biousound Esaote Caris Probes equipment is provided.Tests provided:

  • OB - detect age and size of fetus/and any congenital defects.
  • Gyn/Pelvic - determine fibroids present, cysts, carcinoma
  • Abdomen - detect gallbladder stones, kidney stones, any abnormalities in the liver, spleen, pancreas, etc.
  • Vascular - detect arterial venous flow, rule out peripheral vascular disease, deep vein thrombosis, venous insufficiency, arteriosclerosis.
  • Carotid - detect blood flow and rule out stenosis and/or calcified plaque
  • Small Parts - muscle tissue, joints, ligaments, tendons, arthritis and degenerative joint disease. Thyroid, prostate, testes, any abnormalities in breast tissue (cysts or tumors).

Echocardiogram: Biosound Esaote Cans Probes Ultrasound/Echo equipment is provided.Test provided: Echocardiogram measures cardiac output and aids in the detection of abnormal cardiac anatomy, infections, and abnormal blood flow through heart valves.Used for: Detection of coronary artery disease, heart failure, heart muscle diseases and heart valve abnormalities to include aorta stenosis, mitral valve prolapse, mitral regurgitation, LVH, cardiomyopathy, CHF, or any congenital heart defects.