Technology & Procedures

Diagnostic Imaging has one goal – to provide physicians with timely and accurate information to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of patients.

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hero-ACR_BICOE_Seal-1Backus Hospital’s Interventional Radiology Suite offers a wide range of minimally invasive procedures in a modern, high-tech environment. Also, The American College of Radiology (ACR) recently designated Backus as a “Breast Imaging Center of Excellence,” a designation that reflects Backus’ accreditation in Mammography, StereotacticBreast Biopsy, Breast Ultrasound and Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy.


Technology

The Diagnostic Imaging Department is fully equipped and expertly staffed to provide a wide range of imaging studies including Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI); Open MRI; Multi-slice Computerized Tomography (CT Scan); Ultrasound; X-Ray; Interventional Radiology; Digital Mammography; Nuclear Medicine; Positron Emission Tomography (PET Scan), Pet-CT Scans; and MRI-guided breast biopsy.


Mammography

Backus offers digital mammography on its main hospital campus and all its satellite locations. The continuous addition of new locations and technology, most recently MRI-guided breast biopsy and Open MRI, reflects Backus Hospital’s commitment to the latest imaging technology. Patients do not need to travel further than their community hospital for leading diagnostic procedures.

Diagnostic Imaging

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    For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 860.889.8331, ext. 6304.