Patient Education

Pediatric radiologists are experts in using imaging techniques and equipment to answer clinical questions on a wide range of patients from micro preemies to teenagers. They emplore techniques that are suited for children based off of diagnosis and history.


using imaging techniques and equipment to answer clinical questions on a wide range of patients from micro preemies to teenagers

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Exams read by Pediatric Radiologists:

  • CT (Computed tomography) of the body
  • MRI (Magnetic resonance imaging) of the body
  • MRA (Magnetic resonance angiogram) of the body
  • US Sonography of the brain, head, neck, and spine
  • X-ray of the body

Exams performed by Pediatric Radiologists:

  • Cystogram radiology exam of the bladder and urethra
  • VCUG (Voiding Cystourethrogram) radiology exam of a child’s kidneys, ureters and bladder function
  • Pediatric Fluoroscopy continues X-ray that allows to see motion
    • Evaluation of the gastrointenstinal tract
    • Evaluation of the urinary tract
    • Evaluation of swallowing
    • Evaluation of breathing
    • Guidance for placement on feeding tubes or catheters
    • Guidance for interventional procedures.
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