At New York Spine Institute Diagnostic Imaging services patients are served by a team of fellowship-trained, board-certified radiologists, technologists, and friendly support staff. We use state of the art equipment to treat your ailment.
With the help of our state-of-the-art technology, our physicians can create high quality, detailed pictures of pathology and anatomy to determine a large range of musculosekeletal disorders.*
When we treat patients, our main priority is to provide each with individualized care and comfort. During any of our imaging treatments, we provide a relaxing and calm environment.*
With our imaging services, we are able to create clear images of the bone and soft tissue increasing our diagnostic accuracy and helping our specialists create custom treatment plans for each patient.*
Diagnostic imaging can detect any neck and spine abnormalities and can allow you to avoid surgical intervention. In order to properly treat you, our lead Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologist, Alexandra Inglima will take you through the proper imaging service. Some that can be detected with diagnostic images:
Our supportive staff will let you know ahead of time how to prepare for your diagnostic test. Your test may last between 10-30 minutes depending. Our new x-ray equipment allows the flexibility of upright imaging for complete spine and scoliosis evaluation as well as routine orthopedic imaging. New York Spine Institute diagnostic imaging services are Effective, safe, and high-quality imaging is important for much medical decision-making and can reduce unnecessary procedures.
New York Spine Institute is a full-service spine center, offering on-site imaging services to assist our patients in diagnosing and treating different types of spinal conditions. Types of imaging services we offer:
MRI: This provides pictures of the anatomy and physiological processes of the body in both health and disease.
Digital Radiography: Digital radiography is a form of X-ray imaging, where digital X-ray sensors are used instead of traditional photographic film.
Digital Fluoroscopy: A DF consists of an X-ray source and a fluorescent detection system joined with image digitization and recording device, is commonly used to obtain real-time moving images of internal structures.
Ultrasound: It is used to see internal body structures such as tendons, muscles, joints, blood vessels, and internal organs. Its aim is often to find the source of your pain and discomfort.
Electromyography (EMG): Electromyography (EMG) is a diagnostic procedure to assess the health of muscles and the nerve cells that control them (motor neurons). EMG results can reveal nerve dysfunction, muscle dysfunction or problems with nerve-to-muscle signal transmission.