Diagnostic imaging creates internal images of a patient’s body in order to help doctors accurately diagnose and treat illness and injury. More than 75,000 diagnostic imaging procedures are performed at Carolinas HealthCare System University each year. And we are the only hospital in north Mecklenburg to be accredited by the American College of Radiology for diagnostic imaging services (including CT, MRI, ultrasound and nuclear medicine).
Operated by an experienced team of registered technologists, our diagnostic imaging services are available 24 hours a day for emergency cases. And many diagnostic test results are available onsite, ensuring faster communication between doctor and patient, as well as a more accurate diagnosis, in the event offsite specialists are needed.
We offer a wide range of diagnostic imaging procedures, including: