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Board-certified radiologists at Magee-Womens Imaging have expert training in the procedural and interpretive aspects of CT scans.
And, they work with your referring doctor so you receive a seamless continuum of care.
Computerized tomography (CT) uses x-ray technology to take multiple, cross-sectional views of the inside of the body.
Primary uses for CT scans include:
Your doctor will refer you for a CT scan.
CT procedures require you to remain very still. Typically, they take about 10 to 15 minutes.
During your CT scan:
When your scan is over, the technologist will come in to the room and help you off the table.
Your Magee radiologist will interpret your CT images and collaborate with your doctor to determine an accurate diagnosis and develop an individualized treatment plan that best suits your needs.
Your doctor will discuss the results of your CT scan with you.