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  • Radiology

    UK Radiology provides state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging services for patients using computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), radionuclide imaging (nuclear medicine), ultrasonography (US), and conventional radiography (X-ray). UK HealthCare Radiology also performs a wide variety of therapeutic interventional procedures using advanced image-guided techniques. 

    Patient appointments

    Phone: 859-323-XRAY (9729) 

    Clinic locations

    See list below » 

    Diagnostic services

    Abdominal Radiology | See Physicians
    CT, MRI, Ultrasound, and X-ray/Fluoroscopy of gastrointestinal tract and genitourinary tract  

    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Radiology | See Physicians 
    CT, MRI, and X-ray/Fluoroscopy of heart, lungs and mediastinum  

    Emergency Radiology | See Physicians 
    CT, MRI, Ultrasound, and X-ray of entire body (e.g., trauma)  

    Musculoskeletal Radiology | See Physicians 
    CT, MRI, Ultrasound, and X-ray/Fluoroscopy of bones and joints  

    Neuroradiology | See Physicians 
    CT and MRI of brain, head and neck, and spine; interventions (e.g., aneurysms/AVMs and kyphoplasty)  

    Nuclear Medicine | See Physicians 
    Gamma camera imaging and PET/CT of entire body; radionuclide therapies  

    Pediatric Radiology | See Physicians 
    CT, MRI, Ultrasound, and X-ray/Fluoroscopy for neonates, infants and children  

    Radiological Physics 
    Medical physics support for safe use of radiation-producing imaging instruments.  

    Vascular & Interventional Radiology | See Physicians 
    Full range of vascular and non-vascular procedures for diagnosis and therapy, including:

    • Arterial and venous stenting and recanalization
    • Arterial and venous thrombolysis
    • Biliary and urinary tract interventions
    • Biopsies
    • Carotid stenting
    • Chemoembolization
    • Cryoablation and radiofrequency ablation
    • Drainages
    • Endovascular treatment of peripheral and pulmonary vascular malformations and fistulae
    • Porto-systemic shunting (TIPS)
    • Uterine fibroid embolization
    • Vascular access with port placement  

    Women’s Radiology | See Physicians
    Mammography, MRI and ultrasound of breasts for diagnosis and interventions (e.g., biopsy), tomosynthesis

    Specialized Imaging Technology - Radiology

    Computed Tomography (CT) 

    • CT Fluoroscopy
    • 64-Slice dual-energy CT Scanner
    • Wide-Bore CT Scanner

    Dual-Energy Absorptiometry (DEXA)
     
    Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) 

    • 1.5T open-bore MRI Scanner (for patients up to 550 pounds, 28 inches girth)
    • 3T MRI Scanner

    Mammography 

    • Digital Mammography, Tomosynthesis

    Nuclear Medicine 

    • Gamma Cameras with Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT)
    • Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography (PET/CT)

    Ultrasonography (US) 

    • Real-time with color doppler
    • Breast with elastography

    X-Ray/Fluoroscopy 

    • Digital X-ray
    • Single-plane and bi-plane fluoroscopy

    Specialized Imaging Services - Interventional Radiology

    Bone and Joints 

    • Arthrograms (MRI, X-ray), aspirations and biopsies, joint injections (e.g., steroids)

    Brain and Spine 

    • Cerebral Aneurysms/AVMs
      Kyphoplasty

    Breast 

    • Biopsies (stereotactic, MR-Guided, ultrasound-guided)

    Chest, Abdomen and Pelvis 

    • Aspirations and biopsies
    • Chemoembolization
    • Cryoablation and radiofrequency ablation
    • Drainages

    How to obtain copies of your radiology images

    Image Records Center

    The Image Records Center can provide a copy of your Radiology images upon request. The images will be in CD format, and include a copy of the corresponding written report.

    The Image Records Center is located on the second floor of Chandler Hospital, room HX202. To protect patient confidentiality, Radiology images cannot be copied and released without a written consent or signed Authorization for Release of Information by the patient or legal guardian. A valid photo ID is required to pick up the requested CD.

    Images requested for personal use will incur a $10 charge. If you will be taking the disc to a physician, please be sure to include the physician's name on the Authorization for Release form and these will be made at no charge.

    To request images, please call the Image Records Center at

    859-323-5416 or 859-257-6708.

    Signed authorizations can be faxed to the Image Records Center at

    859-257-6769.

    For all other requests related to medical records, please contact Health Information Management at 859-323-5117 or visit the medical records page.

     

    Clinic locations

    Diagnostic services

    Kentucky Clinic
    First Floor
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536
    Directions >

    DEXA, MRI, X-ray

    UK Polk-Dalton Clinic
    (formerly Kentucky Clinic North)
    217 Elm Tree Lane
    Lexington KY 40507
    Directions

    X-ray

    Comprehensive Breast Care Center
    Whitney-Hendrickson Building
    Second Floor
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536
    Directions >

    Diagnostic Mammography, US

    Gill Building
    Ground Floor
    1000 S. Limestone, G100
    Lexington KY 40536
    Directions >

    CT, MRI, X-ray

    Professional Arts Building (PAC)
    UK Good Samaritan Hospital

    135 E. Maxwell St., First Floor
    Lexington KY 40508
    Phone: 859-226-7200
    Directions >

    CT, MRI, X-ray

    UK HealthCare Sports Medicine
    Second Floor
    601 Perimeter Drive
    Lexington KY 40517
    Directions >

    X-ray

    Hospital locations

    Diagnostic services

    UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital
    Ground, First, Second, and Third Floors
    1000 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0293
    Phone: 859-323-9977
    Fax: 859-257-1969
    Directions >

    CT,  MRI, Nuclear Medicine & PET/CT, US, X-ray/Fluoroscopy 
    and PET/CT located in a Mobile Treatment Center next to the Whitney-Hendrickson Building on the UK Chandler Hospital campus

    UK Good Samaritan Hospital
    310 S. Limestone, Second Floor
    Lexington KY 40508
    Phone: 859-226-7010
    Directions >

    CT, Nuclear Medicine, US,
    X-ray/Fluoroscopy

    Centers

    Information and Support

    International Radiosurgery Support Association
    www.IRSA.org  



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