Radiology is a specialty of medicine that uses radiation for the diagnoses and treatment of disease. Hence, radiologists use the latest imaging technologies to try to uncover causes of health problems Thus, these specialists use tools like X-ray radiography, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), nuclear medicine, ultrasound, computed tomography (CT), and positron emission tomography (PET) to help patients. To that end, they use these technologies to see within the human body. As a result, they find causes of problems with the brain, heart, etc.

Types of Radiology

This type of medicine comes with many different procedures and subspecialties. Consequently, each subspecialty provides a unique type of imaging that is used for diagnosing or treating different parts of the body. For instance, cardiac imaging uses Cardiac CT scans, Cardiac PET scans, and Cardiac MRIs to diagnose various issues with the heart. So that you can understand how this helps patients, read more about the following:

Specialists in Medical Imaging Credentials

Specialists in Medical Imaging board-certified radiologists are among the best in Central Illinois. In addition, they are some of the most-skilled specialists in the state and across the country. Some of our members have reached one of the highest honors from the American College of Radiology. Also, we have one of the only fellowship-trained musculoskeletal radiologists in Peoria. In addition, we boast of several former presidents of the Illinois State Radiology Society. For those reasons, we know how to provide superior, specialized care to patients across Central Illinois. As a result, you can trust our specialists for all of your needs.

Contact SMI

Because you want first-class care, you should call us now at (630) 472-8800. In addition, you can also reach us at one of our seven area locations: