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Diagnostic Imaging

At Heartland Regional Medical Center, diagnostic imaging is used to create a graphic depiction of the structures and functions of the body’s organs and other internal systems. These images are used to examine and diagnose certain medical conditions.

Heartland Regional Medical Center’s skilled specialists and technologists offer a variety of diagnostic testing and services to provide your physician with precise, accurate information to support a rapid diagnosis and plan of treatment.

Services include:

  • Cardiopulmonary Services
  • CT Scanner
  • MRI – Uses a strong magnetic field to show the structure and detail of organs, soft tissue and bones
  • Nuclear Medicine – Creates images of the body and its functions by capturing the energy of a radioactive substance as it flows through the body
  • Ultrasound
  • Women’s Diagnostic Services

 

CT Scan

CT Scan

Thanks to CT scanning (computed tomography, often called a “CAT” scan) doctors can view a “slice” of the human body painlessly. Often used to diagnose life-threatening conditions and issues like cancer, blood clots, infections, lung and liver disease, head and spine...

DEXA Scan

DEXA Scan

Osteoporosis means, literally, “porous bones,” and is a debilitating disease that can lead to bone fracture. More than 52 million Americans have low bone density and are at risk for osteoporosis— 80% are women. DEXA scans (which stands for Dual-Energy X-Ray...

Lung Cancer Screening

Lung Cancer Screening

The Heartland Regional Lung Cancer Screening Program offers low-dose CT screenings for patients who might be at risk for lung cancer, including smokers and former smokers. Here are three things to know about lung cancer screening: Lung cancer screening has been shown...

Mammography

Mammography

More than 200,000 new cases of breast cancer are discovered in the U.S. each year. At , we know the value of early detection and mammography is a tool we use to identify potential issues. An x-ray of the breast, mammography is used to look for...

Ultrasound

Ultrasound

Heartland Regional Medical Center uses ultrasound as a painless, non-invasive way to diagnose a variety of diseases and conditions without the use of radiation, making this a widely used procedure during pregnancy. Sometimes called sonography, ultrasounds bounce...

Simple + Price

Simple + Price

Healthcare pricing can be confusing. To simplify things, we offer a pre-pay pricing program for those in Marion and the surrounding communities who might not have insurance. It’s called Simple + Price and it covers most common imaging and lab tests. So if you need an...