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  • Medical Imaging

  • Lifespan Medical Imaging

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    Rhode Island Hospital  
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    The Miriam Hospital
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    Newport Hospital

    Lifespan offers a complete range of diagnostic and interventional procedures in general radiology and in subspecialty areas. The medical imaging equipment reflects the latest technological developments and advances in imaging science.

    Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital are major teaching hospitals for Brown Medical School.

    Overview of Radiological Tests and Procedures:

    • Breast Imaging - A range of services for the diagnosis of breast disease, including digital mammography and tomosynthesis, a new type of digital mammogram that provides three-dimensional images. All locations are ACR/FDA certified, with Anne C. Pappas Center for Breast Imaging and Newport Hospital recognized as a Breast Imaging Centers of Excellence.
    • CT Scan - general head and body imaging in addition to interventional procedures.
    • General Radiology- routine and emergency fluoroscopic and diagnostic radiology for a range of disorders and diseases.
    • MRI - Brain, spinal cord, cardiac, and head examinations.
    • Nuclear Medicine - organ function studies with radiopharmaceuticals.
    • Pediatric Radiology - routine and urgent radiographic, fluoroscopic, ultrasound, MRI and CT examination of pediatric patients.
    • PET - detecting specific cancers, heart disease and neurological disorders.
    • Ultrasound - diagnostic ultrasound examinations, including abdominal,ultrasound-guided biopsies and fluid aspirations.
    • Vascular and Interventional Radiology -diagnoses and treats conditions such as vascular disease and bile duct stones.