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    Diagnostic Imaging

    Diagnostic imaging allows a doctor to look inside a person’s body when determining a medical condition. Various technologies can be used to create pictures of the structures and activities inside the body.

    Imaging techniques available at Barrow include:

    Other diagnostic services at Barrow include electroneurodiagnostic techniques (which record electrical activity in the central nervous system), ultrasonography, and balance testing.

    What is Diagnostic Imaging used for?
    • Tumors
    • Blood vessel abnormalities
    • Trauma
    • Hemorrhage (bleeding)
    • Epilepsy
    • Herniated discs
    • Degenerative conditions
    • Other neurological diseases
    Am I a good candidate for Diagnostic Imaging?

    You may be a good candidate for diagnostic imaging if your doctor suspects you have a neurological disorder, or if you have experienced brain or spinal trauma. Most imaging techniques are painless, noninvasive, and safe.

    Request an Appointment

    Call 1-800-227-7691

    • Date of last review: April 19, 2017

    About Barrow Neurological Institute

    Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premier destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Our experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists can provide you with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof. Barrow Neurological Institute: Discover. Educate. Heal.