MRI scan

Standup vs Open vs Closed MRI Machines

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is an imaging procedure that uses a large magnet, radio frequencies, and a computer to produce detailed images of organs and structures within the body. MRI does not use radiation, as do X-rays or CT scans. Patients have choices when it comes to imaging needs, especially Read more…

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Ultrasound

What is an Ultrasound Scan?

An ultrasound scan uses high-frequency sound waves to create images of the inside of the body. Unlike MRI and CT scans, Ultrasound scans do not expose patients to radiation. These scans are safe for pregnant women, and those wishing to avoid any sort of radiation. Typically, ultrasound scans are performed Read more…

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PET/CT scan

How much does PET scan cost near me?

PET/CT scan is a painless, noninvasive test that produces detailed images of your body. A PET/CT scan costs usually between $1,600-$14,000. PET scan cost by insurance type: Insurance type Clinic PET/scan price Hospital PET/CT scan price High-deductible patient $2,400 – $5,000 $4,100 – $14,000 Insured patient (25% copay) $600 – Read more…

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How much does an MRI test cost?

MRI test cost varies depending on the location and type of scan needed. According to National Public Radio, Inc., an average MRI scan in California can be as little as $255 or as much as $6000 (https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2014/11/17/364719763/in-california-that-mri-will-cost-you-255-or-6-221)You may be asking why such a huge fluctuation in the price? NPR.org further Read more…

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