Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Harnessing Advanced Imaging Techniques for Detailed Insights


Excellence & Precision

MRI, or Magnetic Resonance Imaging, stands as one of the most advanced non-invasive imaging techniques in the medical field. It operates by harnessing the power of a large magnet, precise radio frequencies, and sophisticated computer processing. This trio works in harmony to produce intricately detailed images of structures within the body. Unlike X-rays, MRI doesn’t rely on radiation, making it a safer alternative for many diagnostic needs.

The true strength of MRI lies in its exceptional ability to visualize soft tissues. It’s especially adept at imaging intricate parts of the body, including the intricate neural pathways of the brain, the delicate structures of the eyes, the rhythmic muscles of the heart, and various other muscles throughout the body. This makes MRI an invaluable tool for diagnosing a wide range of conditions, from brain tumors to musculoskeletal injuries. Furthermore, its non-invasive nature ensures that patients undergo a painless and comfortable experience during the scan.

State-of-the-Art Equipment

Our facilities are equipped with the latest MRI machines, ensuring high-resolution images.

Detailed Soft Tissue Imaging

MRI’s strength lies in its ability to provide unparalleled contrast between different soft tissues, making it invaluable for detailed imaging.

Certified Professionals

Our team comprises experts certified in MRI procedures, guaranteeing accurate results.

No Radiation or Side Effects

Unlike X-rays, MRI does not use radiation. As a result, there are no side effects associated with MRI scans.

Patient-Centric Approach

We prioritize patient comfort and safety, ensuring a seamless experience from start to finish.

Advanced Technology

MRI combines a powerful magnet with sensitive radio wave transmitting and receiving antennas, along with high-end computers, to produce cross-sectional images of the human body.

State-of-the-Art Equipment

Advanced MRI Technology

Toshiba Aquilion Titan 3T

MRI & CT Diagnostics is proud to introduce the latest and most advanced MRI technology to Hampton Roads with the Toshiba Aquilion Titan 3T. This state-of-the-art scanner delivers superior quality images, ensuring precise diagnostics. What sets it apart is its emphasis on patient comfort, making it a top choice in Hampton Roads. You can access this advanced technology at both our Clearfield and Chesapeake locations.

Redefining Comfort & Precision

Siemens Espree
MRI Scanner

Located in our Chesapeake office, the Siemens Espree MRI scanner boasts a unique design reminiscent of a donut. Unlike traditional 1.5 Tesla MRI scanners, the Espree offers a wider opening and a shorter length. This design, combined with advanced software, ensures an exceptionally spacious open bore, maximizing patient comfort without compromising on precision and speed.

Trusted MRI Safety Resources

Your go-to for
MRI safety information

Navigating the world of MRI can come with its set of questions, especially concerning safety. To ensure you’re equipped with accurate and up-to-date information, we’ve curated a list of authoritative sources. These platforms are dedicated to providing comprehensive insights into MRI safety, ensuring both patients and professionals are well-informed.

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