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Announcing the Opening of Our New State-of-the-Art Next Generation MRI Center

New, Next-Generation MRI Technology Provides Better Quality, Better Diagnostic Capabilities, and Faster, More Comfortable Scanning… AT A FRACTION OF THE COST FOR PATIENTS.  

We are proud to announce the opening of Dedicated MRI Center of East Texas, which is available to ALL patients and ALL physician specialties for use and conveniently located on the Dedicated Orthopedic Center of East Texas campus at 208 Gaslight Blvd., Lufkin, Texas.   

Finally... full access for ALL patients and physicians to the absolute highest quality, highest resolution, most affordable, most convenient, fastest, quietest, largest, most comfortable and least claustrophobic MRI scanner has arrived in East Texas for the first time.  

Dedicated MRI Center is the first and only MRI Center to offer a state-of-the-art, next-generation 3.0 Tesla MRI scanner resulting in far superior image quality when compared to 0.3 and 1.5 Tesla MRI scanners currently used in hospitals and imaging centers throughout East Texas.  Dedicated MRI Center will bill in-networkoutpatient rates which are far more affordable for patients compared to hospital rates billed at hospital-affiliated imaging centers.

For the first time, Siemens’ top-of-the-line, 3.0 Tesla, 48-channel Skyra MRI scanner and next-generation 3T Coils bring to Lufkin and the surrounding East Texas area the ability to scan the full spectrum of specialties including: SpineOrthopedicsNeurologyPediatricsCardiologyVascular AngiographyOncologyBody, and Prostate Imaging.  Due to the incredible advancement in technology and image quality, Prostate Imaging will no longer require the use of endorectal coils.  This superior MRI technology produces the highest resolution images possible and allows physicians to make a more accurate and detailed diagnosis of a patient’s condition.

Dedicated MRI Center will offer the most patient-friendly MRI experience possible, performing an almost silent scan in a fraction of the time compared to hospital imaging by using the industries most powerful and largest bore MRI scanner available today.  This technology creates an environment that is ideal for pediatric patients, claustrophobic patients, and any patient wishing to experience the fastest, highest quality, quietest, most convenient, comfortable, and affordable, open large-bore MRI study.  The open, large-bore design utilized by the Siemens’ 3.0 Tesla Skyra MRI offers the industry’s largest and most shallow bore for patient comfort and is ideal for the claustrophobic patient. This large-bore design optimizes patient comfort and also allows for scanning of larger patients.

Dedicated MRI Center will also offer fast, on-site, convenient, and precise pre-operative scanning for the creation of customized, patient-specific instruments and implants for joint replacement surgery with fully digital imaging and cartilage mapping capabilities. 

Dedicated MRI Center is the only MRI Center in East Texas owned and operated by surgical specialist and associated with fellowship trained Musculoskeletal and Neuro-Radiologist.

All scan modalities are offered including contrast, non-contrast, and arthrogram studies.  Dedicated MRI Center is equipped with Siemens’ latest user interface, which offers all current and next-generation MRI sequences and is compatible with all post-processing modalities, giving clinicians a complete picture of a patient's condition. 

Dedicated MRI Center will be open and available to ALL patients and ALL physicians throughout East Texas for use!  Dedicated MRI Center will be in-network with almost all insurance providers, bill outpatient rates, and offer quicker, more convenient MRI scheduling... including weekends. After images are processed, MRI-Trained Radiologists will have instant access for interpretation.  MRI images and reports will be ready within 24 hours.

"Dedicated MRI Center will strive to provide East Texas with a first-class, next-generation, state-of-the-art healthcare facility utilizing the latest technology to facilitate this goal.  The quality, speed, and ease-of-use enables innovative applications and superior, cost-effective care for patients." 

Dedicated MRI Center of East Texas represents the highest level of medical imaging available today and into the future... with total focus on uncompromising quality and cost-effective patient care. 

Dedicated MRI Center of East Texas… Your NEXT GENERATION MRI CENTER.

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