Great Care Starts with an Accurate Diagnosis
Medical imaging plays an important role in the delivery of excellent patient care at Banner Health. From the detection and treatment of illnesses such as cancer or heart disease to the diagnosis of broken bones or bone abnormalities, Banner’s varied medical imaging and radiology services help your doctor to see what’s going on and create a custom treatment plan for you.
What Are My Medical Imaging Options?
Advanced imaging technologies combined with certified imaging professionals ensure accurate imaging services for adult and pediatric patients at all Banner Health facilities.
Common imaging services we offer include:
- 3D mammography – shows the fine details of breast tissue
- MRI – creates detailed images of the body
- PET CT – helps track the spread of cancer throughout the body
- Ultrasound – images certain parts of the body and is well-known for imaging unborn babies
- X-ray – identifies abnormalities such as fractures, arthritis, lung masses and signs of trauma
Additionally, Banner offers interventional radiology, which uses state-of-the-art, live imaging to guide small instruments though the body – replacing the scalpel with a needle. This approach allows our expert team to perform minimally invasive, nonsurgical procedures at the site of the illness.
Does Banner Health Participate in Imaging Research?
Banner Health initiates and participates in research projects spanning all aspects of health care. Medical imaging is vital to the research process. State-of-the-art imaging technologies ranging from traditional X-rays to advanced positron emission tomography (PET) help researchers at Banner Health explore the human body and examine the impact of their efforts.
Medical Imaging Services in Your Area
Learn more about medical imaging services near you.
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Comprehensive Medical Imaging
Medical imaging can help with the early detection, examination and diagnosis of many different illnesses and injuries. When you need medical imaging to help your doctor diagnose or treat a medical condition, our imaging professionals at Banner – University Medical Center South are here for you.
You don’t need to travel out of your way for quality medical imaging. We provide the imaging procedures you need in a facility that’s convenient and close to home.
What medical imaging procedures can I get?
Banner – University Medical Center South imaging professionals provide a wide variety of medical imaging procedures, including:
Our medical imaging team has access to many different imaging technologies, including:
Medical imaging is often an important first step on your road back to wellness. When you need imaging studies to help diagnose or treat an injury or medical condition, we’re here to help.
Academic Medicine Difference
The partnership between Banner Health and the University of Arizona brings clinical care delivery, education and research to the forefront of the patient experience.