Types of Tests
For your convenience, our diagnostic X-rays are done on site at our office, in a comfortable, welcoming environment. We offer you the latest state-of-the-art technology, to provide the best diagnostic evaluation on which to base your treatment plan. All X-rays are taken by a certified radiology technologist and read and evalauted by your physician.
We are proud to offer in-office extremity MRI services. MRI is an essential diagnostic tool utilized by our orthopedic surgeons to assist in your diagnosis. It provides a view into the human body to compliment x-rays and other diagnostic techniques. Our MRI is an open system providing for a relaxed and comfortable exam. It has the ability to scan children and adults. A private dressing room is available and our qualified, compassionate technologist is always present during your scan. Appointments and results for your MRI are usually available within two days. Our goal is to offer MRI services better, faster and less expensive than other MRI facilities in our area. We make patient care, comfort and convenience a top priority. Through our independently-owned MRI services, we can provide many of the most commonly-performed MRI exams. There are also other MRI facilities in our area, as listed below.
The local diagnostic facilities we use include:
- Enloe Medical Center
- Feather River Hospital
- Open Systems Imaging
- North Valley Advanced Imaging
- your choice of other facilities in your area
For blood work, we use one of several local laboratories:
Blood tests are also done pre-surgery and in-patient at the hospital.