Whether it’s a yearly mammogram or an emergency CT scan, The Medical Center at Albany is here for you. We have the technology for you to stay close to home for diagnostic imaging services.
ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY FOR BETTER CARE
- Bone Density Testing
Enhanced X-ray scan, usually of the lower back and hip, to test bone density.
- Cardiac Stress Testing
A test where patients are fitted with electrodes. They are asked to walk or run on a treadmill while a healthcare professional monitors heart functions.
- CT Scanning
Combines a series of x-ray images to produce 3D views of tissues, organs and bones. This aids in the diagnosis and treatment of trauma and disease.
- Low-Dose Lung Cancer Screening
This type of screening is the only proven test to find lung cancer in the early stages. Computerized Tomography (CT) uses low doses of radiation to scan the body. It produces a series of detailed pictures of the lungs.
Screening and diagnostic mammography are offered to catch cancer early when it is most treatable. Digital, detailed images help doctors to better evaluate and screen women for tumors or breast cancer.
- Nuclear Medicine
Radioactive material is used inside the body to see how organs or tissue are functioning. It may also be used to target and destroy damaged or diseased organs or tissue.
A non-invasive test to scan internal organs and the musculoskeletal system inside the body. A large magnet and radio waves help to diagnose a variety of diseases and conditions.
Ultrasound uses high-frequency sound waves produce images of organs inside your body. This helps diagnose a variety of diseases and conditions. The Echocardiogram (ECHO) uses ultrasound to make pictures of your heart.