The sounds of MRI

Those of us who work at Diagnostic Imaging Services are often asked by people, particularly those who have never had an MRI before, “I’ve heard that lots of different sounds are made by the machine. Is that true?” Yes, that is true. The sounds are made by the banging is the vibration of metal coils in the machine caused by … Read More

Why 3T?

Diagnostic Imaging Services offers some reasons that work to answer the question, “why would a doctor specify an MRI on a 3T scanner?” The increased magnet strength gives us many benefits at no additional expense. 3T MRI is an advanced scanner, producing clearer images, and more accurate diagnoses. 3T MRI helps doctors see abnormalities on very small scales, allowing for … Read More

Reasons given for why prostate cancer patients need to learn about their disease

Diagnostic Imaging Services shares a video link that stresses the importance of prostate cancer patients educating themselves. Prostate cancer patients should learn everything they can about their disease. Every patient’s cancer is different. Your treatment will be personalized so it is important to be informed when making decisions. Cancer survivor Joel Nowak believes men diagnosed with prostate cancer should always get … Read More