E.M.G. and N.C.V

Your doctor has ordered electromyography (EMG) and nerve conduction velocity (NCV) testing to help evaluate and treat problems related to your nerves or muscles. The following information should answer most of your questions about the test. If you need more information, feel free to ask us anything before, during or after the test.

What is a bone density test? A bone density test is called a DXA or DEXA scan. This is not the same as a bone scan. A bone density test uses a small amount of x-ray to measure the amount of mineral in the bones of your lower back, hip or sometimes the forearm.

Medicare is equipped with the latest generation of panorex equipment. An Orthopantomogram (OPG), also known as an “orthopantogram” or “panorex”, is a panoramic scanning dental X-ray of the upper and lower jaw. It shows a two-dimensional view of a half-circle from ear to ear. FAQs What is the procedure of an Orthopantogram? Dental panoramic radiography

We take pride in delivering the highest quality medical care to our patients with our, state-of-the-art Digital Radiography systems. Today, the digital radiography (DR) technology has transformed X-ray imaging. Medicare Diagnostic Center uses the CR 30-X Digital X-ray — a new generation CR reader from Agfa with high-resolution cassettes; in combination with the Heliophos D

Ultrasound is routinely performed in the department .The department has 2 US machines Acuson Ultrasound Color Doppler system S2000 and Acuson Ultrasound Color Doppler System XPE300 . These are DICOM capability and has CD writer. The department routinely performs advanced imaging of the abdomen, chest, soft tissues, obstetrics and neonatal brain. Ultrasound guided FNAC, Renal

What is Mammography? Mammography is a specific type of imaging that uses a low-dose x-ray system to examine breasts. A mammography exam, called a mammogram, is used to aid in the early detection and diagnosis of breast diseases in women. An x-ray (radiograph) is a noninvasive medical test that helps physicians diagnose and treat medical

What is a CT scan? A computed tomography (CT) scan is a relatively simple, safe, and completely painless examination that radiologists have performed for many years. The scan produces a series of images and can detect many conditions that do not show up on conventional x-rays. Your doctor has ordered this test to help make

What is MRI? MRI is short for Magnetic Resonance Imaging. (If your doctor has sent you for an MRA [Magnetic Resonance Angiography], this is also a kind of MRI.) MRI is an advanced technology that lets your doctor see internal organs, blood vessels, muscles, joints, tumors, areas of infection, and more — without x-rays, surgery,