Medical Imaging at Banner Estrella Medical Center
Medical Imaging at Banner Estrella Medical Center relies on comprehensive, state-of-the-art medical imaging technologies and expertly trained imaging professionals to aid in the early detection, examination and diagnosis of various illnesses and abnormalities.
Early detection leads to improved patient outcomes because physicians can begin treatment when illnesses and abnormalities are most treatable.
Medical Imaging plays a key role in the accurate diagnosis and treatment of an array of medical conditions ranging from cancer and heart disease to orthopedics and emergency services.
Physicians refer inpatients, outpatients and emergency patients to Medical Imaging for an array of imaging procedures including:
- Computerized Tomography (CT)
- Diagnostic Radiography Imaging (X-ray)
- General Radiology
- Interventional Radiology Services
- Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
- Non-invasive Cardiology
- Nuclear Medicine
Our staff works closely with physicians to provide knowledgeable interpretation of imaging tools and treatment techniques to ensure the best possible care decisions are made for each patient.
At the forefront of technological advancements is our Picture Archival Communication System (PACS) technology, which allows our staff to communicate with physicians and send imaging results via a secure Internet connection. This state-of-the-art communication system improves efficiency and productivity across the hospital’s many departments.
To provide the most accurate imaging services, medical imaging professionals at Banner Estrella are nationally licensed by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and state certified by the Arizona Medical Radiologic Technologist Board of Examiners.
For more information on medical imaging and radiology services at Banner Estrella or to make an appointment, please call Central Scheduling at (480) 684-7500.