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Xray

EXAM PREPARATIONS

  • X-rays are a form of electromagnetic radiation, just like visible light. These particles pass through the body. A computer or special film is used to record the images that are created.
  • No advance preparation is necessary.
FEMALES: PLEASE CONTACT US IF YOU ARE PREGNANT OR ARE BREASTFEEDING. IF AN XRAY IS ABSOLUTELY NECESSARY, A LEAD APRON CAN BE PLACED OVER THE ABDOMEN TO SHIELD THE FETUS FROM EXPOSURE TO THE XRAYS.
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What to Expect

During the Exam

  • The exam will be quick and painless.
  • You may be asked to change into a gown, depending on the body part being x-rayed.
  • Depending on the type of exam, it can take anywhere from 10-20 minutes.
  • If you are a walk-in, please expect to wait. Patients that are scheduled will be seen first.
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Patient Check In Forms

Please fill forms out completely and bring them with you at time of appointment.