To find a doctor, call 800-667-5356 or click below:
Find a Doctor
Request an Appointment
When you're hurt or sick, doctors sometimes order scans to diagnose the problem. Learn about the types of medical imaging, the latest advancements in technology and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center's commitment to "image lightly" - using the lowest radiation possible. Plus, take our quiz (8 questions) to find out how much do you really know about different types of medical imaging.
» BIDMC Takes Steps To Reduce Radiation Exposure
» 5 New Imaging Tests Can Help Diagnose Illnesses Better
» Airport Security Scanners: Are They Safe?
» Cardiac CT Scan An Alternative To Catheterization
» Q & A: What Is The Best Breast Cancer Screening Tool?
» Mammogram vs. MRI: Screenings For High Risk Women
» Using MRI To Diagnose And Treat Prostate Cancers
» New Technology Could Help Diagnose Alzheimer's
» Many Uses For Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
» New Heart Scan Provides Greater Comfort
» Which Tests Expose You To Radiation - And Which Don't?
» Are X-Rays Safe For Pregnant Women?
» FDA Unveils Initiative To Reduce Radiation Exposure
» Computerized Radiography
» Digital Radiographic Fluoroscopy
» Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
» Computed Tomography (CT)
Read the answers to previously asked questions about imaging by experts from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.
© 2013 Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215
617-667-7000 | TDD: 800-439-0183 | Maps & Directions