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Colorado Springs radiology experts – Southwest Diagnostic Centers of Colorado Springs Services & Procedures

The Southwest Diagnostic Centers of Colorado Springs staff is dedicated to providing compassionate care in an easily accessible and comfortable setting. The staff strives to provide excellent service from the moment of scheduling until the physician receives the imaging report. Major objectives include: decreasing delays, enhanced communication about procedures, and a demonstration of concern and courtesy.

Emergency Imaging

Need a Scan RIGHT NOW? Call (719) 380-7210 to schedule a STAT MRI, CT, or XRAY

  • Results will be faxed in 2 hours.
  • Images will be available immediately after appointment.
  • A consult call, 30 minutes after the appointment with a radiologist, can be requested.
  • Learn more about our services for physicians.

Colorado Springs radiology at Southwest Diagnostic Centers of Colorado Springs

CT & X-Ray

  • The CT equipment is able to perform procedures, which include imaging of the head, spine, chest, lungs, liver, kidneys, abdomen, pelvis, and extremities with 3-D reconstruction.
  • The CT equipment at Southwest Diagnostic Centers of Colorado Springs will also perform the more conventional procedures, which include: imaging of the brain, head, neck, spine, chest, lungs, liver, kidneys, abdomen, and extremities. Staging of carcinoma and lymphoma can also be performed on this equipment.
  • Of course, Southwest Diagnostic Centers of Colorado Springs also offers X-ray procedures.

Previous comparisons

We also offer previous comparisons. If you have had a previous scan done on the same body part, let your scheduler know and our office can pick up previous images from other facilities, and we can have our radiologists compare the new images with the old ones to track changes or progress.

Reports

Reports will be faxed to your referring physician. A CD of the images is available for your personal records upon request.

Learn more about CT procedures

Learn more about X-ray procedures

Colorado Springs radiology

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MR Arthrograms

Southwest Diagnostic Centers of Colorado Springs provides MR Arthrograms (studies of the joints). In an MRI Arthrogram, fluid is placed into the joint, followed by an MRI scan.

Previous comparisons

We also offer previous comparisons. If you have had a previous scan done on the same body part, let your scheduler know and our office can pick up previous images from other radiology facilities or other Colorado Springs radiology facilities, and we can have our radiologists compare the new images with the old ones to track changes or progress.

Reports

Reports will be faxed to your referring physician. A CD of the images is available for your personal records upon request.

Learn more about MR Arthrogram procedures


MRI

Our high field, short-bore Siemens Harmony MR system delivers unsurpassed diagnostic detail, allow us to provide you comprehensive MRI exams from head to toe, even on hard-to-scan patients.

We care about our patient’s comfort as well as health. Our short-bore system is ideal for claustrophobic patients and patients weighing up to 350+ pounds. The new rapid imaging techniques also help to shorten exam times.

  • As a leader in Colorado Springs radiology, Southwest Diagnostic Centers of Colorado Springs provides patients with state-of-the-art outpatient MRI scans of the skull, spine, chest, abdomen, and extremities.
  • The MRI equipment at Southwest Diagnostic Centers of Colorado Springs will also performs more conventional procedures including: imaging of the brain, head, neck, spine, chest, lungs, liver, kidneys, abdomen, and extremities. Staging of carcinoma and lymphoma can also be performed on this equipment.
  • Our MRI can also perform angiography, which shows the inside of major arteries and can detect stenosis of these vessels. Stenosis is narrowing of the vessels and, if the kidney arteries are involved, can produce high blood pressure. Narrowing of arteries in the neck and head can cause stroke in some individuals.

Previous comparisons

We also offer previous comparisons. If you have had a previous scan done on the same body part, let your scheduler know and our office can pick up previous images from other facilities, and we can have our radiologists compare the new images with the old ones to track changes or progress.

Reports

Reports will be faxed to your referring physician. A CD of the images is available for your personal records upon request.

Learn more about MRI procedures

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Ultrasound Imaging

As part of our commitment to premium Colorado Springs radiology, Southwest Diagnostic Centers of Colorado Springs provides Ultrasound imaging.

Previous comparisons

We also offer previous comparisons. If you have had a previous scan done on the same body part, let your scheduler know and our office can pick up previous images from other facilities, and we can have our radiologists compare the new images with the old ones to track changes or progress.

Reports

Reports will be faxed to your referring physician. A CD of the images is available for your personal records upon request.

Learn more about Ultrasound imaging