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MRI Cost With Medicare

Medicare patients frequently ask questions regarding MRI cost, coverage, availability, etc. Unfortunately, having Medicare is not a fireproof way to get MRI scan expenses fully paid. For Medicare coverage, a Physician must be order the scan. Additionally, the MRI must be necessary. To put that in layman’s terms, the MRI Read more…

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What is a Full Body MRI?

Introduction A Full Body MRI scan(or whole-body MRI) consists of several MRIs (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) scans done with the to identify any potential issues in the body (such as cancer, inflammation or other abnormalities) before any symptoms arise. Full body MRIs can allow patients to detect potential problems in their Read more…

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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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MRI scan

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…

By AffordableScan Team, ago