Plain chest radiology is the process of taking and evaluating a chest X-ray.One of the most long-standing and reliable assessment tools for the heart, lungs, mediastinum, chest wall, and upper abdomen, the plain chest radiograph yields information for a wide range of diagnostic needs. Let’s learn more about plain chest radiology and where you canRead More
How Advanced Radiology has been Over the Years?
Before the advent of modern medical imaging technology, diagnosis of most medical conditions required exploratory surgery and sometimes even guesswork. Thanks to the accidental discovery of the radiologic technique (X-rays), there is no need for exploratory surgeries. Since its discovery, radiology and imaging have been through countless technological developments. Advancement in X-rays, MRI, and ultrasoundRead More
Top 5 Things Radiologists Wish You Knew
Diagnostic imaging is an integral part of medical care. It helps diagnose conditions and treat ailments. However, it can be quite a complex process that can cause confusion and anxiety in some patients. Here are the top five things radiologists wish you knew, so you get the best imaging experience possible. 1. Prepare Properly ForRead More
Reasons You Need to Visit a Radiology Clinic
Almost every clinical diagnosis is made using results from a radiology exam or procedure. Radiology uses medical imaging techniques such as ultrasound, X-ray, MRI, and CT scan to view what’s inside the body. The results of the exam are evaluated by a radiologist or a doctor who interprets medical images and communicates them to theRead More
Need a Good Radiology Clinic? Here Are Some Tips for Getting One
Accuracy and quality are key components of a scan when it comes to enabling your doctor to make a correct determination of your health. You want to have your scan done at an imaging facility that has the latest technology, proper procedures, and fast service in delivering the results to your doctor. Plus, your radiologyRead More
Tips for Finding the Best Radiology Clinic
Everyone needs tips for finding the best radiology clinic. And most clients do not realize that they have an option to choose a facility that is right for them. Your doctor may advise you to go to a hospital to have your diagnostic test completed but is that the right choice for you. Below youRead More
What Is Interventional Radiology?
Most people do not know about the versatility of radiology and that it doesn’t only incorporate basic diagnostics. Radiology has different specialties, and one of those is interventional radiology. Starling Diagnostics would like to take a moment to educate you about what this branch of radiology entails. What is Interventional Radiology? Interventional radiology uses imagingRead More
When Do You Need A Radiologist?
When a person experiences unexplained symptoms or pain, their physician will often order a diagnostic study to help determine the cause. Radiologists are doctors who use state of the art equipment to read and interpret medical images of inside the body. Correctly interpreted results allow your physician to diagnose, treat, and rule out a varietyRead More