What is Diagnostic Imaging?

Diagnostic imaging uses a variety of imaging modalities and techniques to capture internal images of various parts of the body. Physicians and medical practitioners use diagnostic imaging in the prevention, discovery, diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions for their patients.

Who orders diagnostic imaging?

  • Primary Care and Family Practice Physicians
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Physician Assistants
  • Physical Therapists
  • Sports and exercise medicine doctors
  • Orthopedists
  • Cardiologists
  • Angiologists
  • Osteopaths and other medical specialists

Who performs diagnostic imaging?

HDI Radiologic Technologists perform diagnostic imaging procedures on patients using the latest state-of-the art X-Ray, Ultrasound, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), and Computed Tomography (CT) technology for the optimal acquisition, processing, and display of patient studies.

Learn more about the different diagnostic imaging exams and screenings HDI offers.