Medical Imaging

CPT Codes for MRIs

Below you will find a the most commonly used CPT codes for MRIs (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) for different parts of the body. CPT codes (short for “Current Procedural Terminology”) are 5-digit codes that allow health care professionals to have a standard for coding medical services and procedures. Having these codes Read more…

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Standup vs Open vs Closed MRI Machines

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is an imaging procedure that uses magnetism, radio frequencies, and a computer to produce detailed images of organs and structures within the body. It’s important to note that MRIs do not use radiation, unlike CT scans or X-Rays. MRI machines come in 3 main configurations: 1) Read more…

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What is a hand MRI?

A hand MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) uses a magnetic field to generate images of the extremity. These images will show the health of the bone as well as of any soft tissues. This scan helps reveal ligament and tendon injuries, as well as any fluid or swelling . Furthermore, it Read more…

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Precios de Resonancias en Los Angeles y California

Según artículos publicados en USA Today, el costo de una resonancia magnética varía según la instalación y la ubicación. Como paciente con deducible alto, puede esperar pagar entre $700 y $ 6,000 dólares, mientras que los pacientes que pagan en efectivo pueden pagar tan poco como $ 250-400 dólares.

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MRI Cost – Southern California

Southern California is one of the most preferred places for patients needing MRI scans. An MRI scan uses a magnetic field and radio waves to produce comprehensive images of the body. In addition, MRI scans are painless and effective in understanding what’s going on with one’s organs and tissues in Read more…

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