Advancements in medical imaging technologies allow physicians to visualize internal body parts in ways previously unimaginable. As the field of musculoskeletal imaging continues to evolve, it has become more important for radiologists practicing in this area to maintain current knowledge of new developments. For this reason, patients with a condition affecting the joints, bones, muscles, tendons and ligaments will benefit from seeing a dedicated musculoskeletal imaging specialist.

Diagnosis & Care

RadNet provides a full-range of sports, orthopaedic and rheumatologic imaging procedures. Musculoskeletal imaging studies are interpreted by board-certified radiologists with sub-specialty training and advanced knowledge of musculoskeletal imaging concepts. RadNet affiliated radiologists are highly-skilled in the use of imaging modalities (MRI, CT and ultrasound) to help provide a diagnosis for:

  • Joint infections
  • Joint replacement
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Rheumatoid conditions
  • Spine disorders
  • Sports injuries

Imaging Procedures

Using state-of-the-art equipment, such as 3T MRI and multi-slice CT, talented musculoskeletal imaging specialists can help physicians and patients to make appropriate treatment decisions. This helps lead to improved health outcomes. Some of the musculoskeletal imaging procedures performed at RadNet centers include:

  • CT Arthography
  • MR Arthrography
  • T1 and T2 relaxation time mapping
  • CT-guided bone and soft tissue biopsies
  • Joint injections for pain treatment
  • MR-guided focused ultrasound to treat bone metastases
  • Myelography
  • Metal Suppression

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RadNet radiologists and the rest of the RadNet team are committed to ensuring that patients receive the best care possible. To achieve this, RadNet is committed to ensuring patients receive high-quality musculoskeletal imaging exams performed by expert radiologists with advanced training in this area.