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Fluoroscopic Imaging in Connecticut

Fluoroscopy is a type of x-ray which makes it possible to see internal organs in motion. Fluoroscopy uses a continuous or pulsed x-ray beam to create a sequence of images that are projected onto a fluorescent screen, or television-like monitor. When used with a contrast material, which clearly defines the area being examined by making […]

Arthrography Services in Connecticut

Arthrography Services in Connecticut Conventional arthrography is the x-ray examination of a joint that uses fluoroscopy and iodinated contrast material injected into the joint space. Some arthrography examinations also use magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and uses gadolinium contrast as well.  When iodine is injected into the joint space, it coats the inner lining of the […]

Ultrasound Services

Fully ACR Accredited Ultrasound & Breast Ultrasound Services Guilford Radiology is one of few local facilities fully accredited by the American College of Radiology in both General Ultrasound and Breast Ultrasound. What is Ultrasound? Ultrasound imaging, sometimes referred to as sonography, is a noninvasive medical procedure used to capture images in real time using sound […]

CT Scan / CAT Scan

Computed Tomography (CT) Our Brand New Cat Scan: 80 slice detector technology, the highest on the shoreline, which unrivaled resolution and disease detection Newest dose reduction software result in at least 25% less radiation, with many decreased by 50%. Ultra-Low Dose Lung Cancer Screening CT exams. Weight Capacity – 660lbs (the highest limit on the Shoreline) […]

Therapeutic Joint Injections

Helping to ease joint pain on the Connectictut Shoreline. A Therapeutic Joint Injection involves injecting a steroid medication into a joint in order to reduce inflammation and alleviate pain. How to Prepare Your physician will review some important medication changes which you will need to make prior to having your injection. What to Expect The […]

Virtual Colonoscopy or CT Colonography

Virtual Colonoscopy is a specialized type of CT exam that can screen for polyps and other abnormalities in the colon.  It is also called CT colonography.  When compared to a traditional colonoscopy or a barium enema, this is the easiest and safest exam for the patient. Only some insurance companies cover this procedure, so please […]

Breast Ultrasound

Breast Ultrasound Guilford Radiology acquires the Top Rated Ultrasound equipment, the EPIQ 7. Guilford Radiology’s new Ultrasound Unit The Philips EPIQ 7 ultrasound machine is top rated and the highest quality unit available.  To our patients, this means that you will get the best, most accurate exam possible. What is Breast Ultrasound? Ultrasound imaging, sometimes […]

Bone Density Scan

Bone Density Scan Helping Connecticut women fight osteoporosis. Bone density scanning, also called dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) is an enhanced form of x-ray technology that is used to measure bone density. It is typically performed on the lower spine and hips. Bone Density Scanning is used to diagnose osteoporosis and assess an individual’s risk for […]

Pelvic Ultrasound

Ultrasound Performed in the Comfortable Women’s Imaging Center at Guilford Radiology Ultrasound imaging, sometimes referred to as sonography, is a noninvasive medical procedure used to capture images in real time using sound waves, not radiation. Ultrasounds show the structure and movement of organs and blood flowing through blood vessels. Pelvic ultrasound is used to evaluate […]

Body Fat Composition

BODY FAT COMPOSITION The determination of body composition is important because it helps your clinician better predict changes in your health, since body fat composition represents different aspects of growth, aging, malnutrition, and obesity as well as the impact of medical interventions. Among several methods for studying in vivo human body composition, dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) has […]