HealthQuest is a multi-faceted healthcare and diagnostic facility located in Brooklyn, New York, specializing in L-spine MRI. Accredited by the ACR (American College of Radiology), the facility is setting the standards in the accurate diagnosis of various spine-related ailments with its superior scanning techniques.
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is recommended when excruciating back pain refuses to respond to standard medication and debilitates an individual. The scan gives a detailed picture of internal structures of the back that includes the spinal cord, the vertebrae, the discs, and the spaces between the vertebrae through which the nerves pass. This allows physicians to diagnose the musculoskeletal and neurological disorders which are responsible for the condition and initiate proper treatment.
The advanced open MRI scanner for lumbar spine MRI can confirm or rule out some of the following conditions:
Depending on the study, the duration of MRI scan can take from 30 to 60 minutes, after which the patient can resume normal activity.
The Open MRI scanner at HealthQuest is patient friendly and quite safe when compared to other diagnostic modalities. It has a powerful magnetic field, radio waves and a computer to render multiple sets of pictures of the soft tissues and bones in varying depth and angles. Some of the advantages of MRI are as follows:
Comprehensive Care in a Caring Environment
HealthQuest’s highly experienced and caring staff ensure patients a comfortable L-Spine MRI experience. For more details on our facility in Brooklyn, New York, call 718-615-9060 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We accept Medicare, Workers’ Compensation, No-Fault and other major medical insurance plans.