You’ve had an injury, and now you are not feeling right, but you’re not quite sure what is wrong. If you are suffering from an orthopedic injury, your medical provider may recommend you receive an MRI. This diagnostic test allows our doctors to see your condition in greater detail – but how? Let’s Read More
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How long do MRIs take to complete?
An MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) machine can produce high-resolution images of organs, tissues, and bones. Unlike X-rays and CT scanners, an MRI uses large magnets and sound waves to create images. It is an important tool for diagnostic imaging and may be recommended if X-rays and CT scans do not Read More
What Can an MRI Tell the Orthopedic Surgeon About My Injury?
It's no surprise that the growing popularity of organized sports and exercises comes with an increased frequency of orthopedic injuries. While minor injuries or bruises can heal themselves with rest and icing, getting a severe and painful injury that decreases mobility requires professional medical Read More
How an MRI Machine Works for Orthopedics
An MRI is commonly used by doctors to examine an injury and get a good look at bones and soft tissues. An X-ray produces good images of bones, but for a comprehensive view of an injury, including possible tears and damage to nerves, muscles, cartilage, and ligaments, a doctor may order an Read More