With a painless and seemingly simple scan, medical imaging technology can reveal extensive and detailed information about your health. To learn more about the technology behind medical imaging and how these tests work, talk to your physician and read more in the resources below.
- From ultrasounds to disease detection, ultrasound is a versatile technology with a variety of uses and applications. Learn more about how ultrasound works and its role in diagnostics and treatment.
- Also known as dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry, a bone density or DEXA scan helps to measure bone density and detect bone loss. This radiology guide provides more information about how the procedure is performed and what it can tell you about your bone health.
- MRI, or magnetic resonance imaging, is commonly used to detect problems like tumors, injury, and infection in the body. With this WebMD guide, learn more about how MRI technology employs magnetic fields and radio wave pulses to create a detailed picture of your internal organs.
Providing the highest standards of service and a patient-centered approach, Southwest Diagnostic Imaging Center is a Dallas leader in diagnostic imaging and health screening. Visit us online to find a location near you, or call us today at (888) 530-1053.