Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) produces detailed images of the organs and tissues in the body. The scanner itself resembles a large tube with a table in the middle, allowing the patient to slide in. There is very little preparation required, however, individuals who are anxious or nervous about enclosed spaces should tell their doctor. Often they can be given medication prior to the MRI to help make the procedure more comfortable.
At Bayside Imaging, we offer the following MRI scans at varying locations:
The following are examples in which an MRI scanner would be used:
Please note: The use of MRI is expanding in scope and use and the list above is not exhaustive of all.