What is an X-ray?
The most frequently used diagnostic tool, images are created by passing controlled amounts of radiation through the body and capturing the resulting shadows on a digital image receptor.
Who Should NOT Have an X-ray Exam?
If you are pregnant or may be pregnant, consult your physician prior to the exam.
What Should I Expect During an X-ray Exam?
Your position, standing or lying down, will be determined based upon the type of X-ray exam being performed. You may be asked to hold your breath and remain still for a few moments.