Harbin Clinic Imaging Rome
Available Imaging Services
Bone Density Scan (Dexa)
Dual X-ray absorptiometry (DXA or DEXA) is the preferred technique for measuring bone mineral density (BMD).
CT (Computer Tomography) or CAT Scan
CT scans involve directing a thin X-ray beam at a precise area of the body. CT is useful in detecting tumors and other structural abnormalities.
Fluoroscopy is an imaging technique that uses X-rays to obtain real-time moving images of the internal structures of a patient through the use of a fluoroscope
MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
MRI uses radio waves and a powerful magnet to create images of muscles, bone joints, organs, and arteries. MRI is the most advanced imaging technology available today and is considered safer than other imaging techniques because it is non-invasive and does not use radiation.
Nuclear medicine is a safe, painless, and cost-effective technique to image the body and treat disease. It is unique, because it provides doctors with information about both structure and function.
Routine Imaging (X-rays)
Diagnostic x-rays are useful in detecting abnormalities within the body. A painless, non-invasive way to help diagnose problems such as broken bones, tumors and the presence of foreign bodies.
Ultrasound is a technique used to see tissues and organs inside the body. It uses high-frequency sound waves, which cannot be heard by humans, to produce images of structures inside the body.