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Radiology

**Orders from non-MCH physicians may be faxed to (713) 807-4974.

American College of RadiologyLocated on the first floor of the Clinic, the Diagnostic Imaging Services Department, also known as Radiology, offers a variety of imaging modalities to assist your physician in evaluating your health.

Accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR), our Diagnostic Imaging Services Department offers state-of-the-art equipment including:

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging “MRI” 1.5 Tesla scanner
  • Computed Tomography “CT” 64-slice scanner compliant with federal legislation for improved radiation safety including Calcium Score Heart Scan
  • Digital Mammography
  • Ultrasound including Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Dexa Bone Density
  • X-ray

Our Radiology technologists, conducting over 45,000 procedures a year, are certified and licensed by the Texas Department of Health, American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT), or American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS), as applicable.

To request radiology results and/or images please click here    By you signing a Medical Records ‘Release of Informationauthorization, your written directions will be followed.

On your behalf, your MCH physician’s office will coordinate scheduling routine and urgent radiology procedures Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to as late as 6:00 p.m. depending on the procedure.

The Diagnostic Imaging Services Department can be reached at (713) 526-5511 ext. 4500.

On-site radiology is provided by Houston Northwest Radiology Association radiologists who are board certified in General, Breast Imaging,  Musculoskeletal, Neuro-Radiology, and/or Nuclear Medicine. Results and images are available on-line during and after business hours to all MCH physicians.

Radiology is a medical specialty that uses medical imaging to diagnose and treat diseases within the human body. Radiologists are medical doctors who have completed at least one year of internship and four years in radiology residency, often with additional year(s) of fellowship training. They specialize in diagnosing and treating injuries and diseases using medical imaging procedures (exams/tests), including X-rays, computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), nuclear medicine, mammography, positron emission tomography (PET), and ultrasound.