Imaging Services in Fort Wayne, IN

 

Imaging Services in Fort Wayne, IN

 
You may want an MRI to check for a hereditary condition in your family, or your doctor may have suggested you get an MRI after an appointment. Whatever the reason for your MRI, Direct Imaging offers imaging services in Fort Wayne, IN, so you can take care of your health.
Imaging
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is a way for medical professionals to be able to see the inside of your body using magnets, radio frequency waves,and computers. This technology doesn't require x-rays or ionizing radiation.
MRIs are an excellent way to check for tumors, strokes,and brain injuries and assess the health of the heart, kidneys,and other areas of the body that may be hard to look at through other means.
 
Scanned and Diagnosed on CT - MRI Fort Wayne, IN
 
Preparing for Your Appointments
Because MRI technology uses a powerful magnet, you will need to remove all metal such as jewelry, watches, hairpins, or cellphones before your MRI. If you have any metal in your body, you will need to discuss these items with your technician before the procedure. Metal items inside your body may include:
  • Aneurysm clips
  • Catheters
  • Cochlear implants
  • Joint replacements
  • Medication pumps
  • Pacemakers Plates and screws used in bone repair
  • Spinalrods
If you have some of these items, you may not be able to get an MRI for your safety. Discuss your individual situation with your provider to be sure that your health will not be negatively affected by an MRI.
Schedule Your Appointments
Don't hesitate to take steps to monitor your health. Our friendly and knowledgeable technicians in Fort Wayne, IN, offer fast turnaround times, and we are a low-cost provider for your medical needs. Call us at (260) 212-1901 to schedule your appointment today.
 
ACR Accreditation is recognized as the gold standard in medical imaging. By displaying the gold seals of ACR Accreditation, you can demonstrate to your patients, payers and referring physicians that you are committed to providing the safest and best quality care possible.