MRI scan

What’s the difference between a CT Scan and an MRI?

MRIs (magnetic resonance imaging) and CT or CAT scans (computed tomography) are used to get images of your body and…

March 15, 2021

How can you safely take an MRI if you have any tattoos?

Traditional and cosmetic tattoo procedures have been performed for thousands of years. Unfortunately, there is much confusion regarding the overall…

March 15, 2021

Can you do an MRI during pregnancy or breastfeeding?

Pregnancy If you are pregnant or suspect you are pregnant, you should inform the MRI technologist and/or radiologist during the…

March 15, 2021

Extremity MRI: a patient’s guide

In the recent years, a much smaller MRI scanners have been available which can be used for imaging of arms…

March 15, 2021

Preparation for an MRI scan

MRI preparation On the day of your exam, you might be allowed to wear your own clothes if they are…

March 15, 2021

What are the MRI risks?

An MRI scanner is used to take advance imaging of any part of the body (e.g. head, joints, abdomen, legs)…

March 15, 2021