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Imaging & Radiology

Find high-quality scans from caring professionals. We offer personalized, subspecialty imaging services, from routine X-rays to highly advanced radiology treatments.

The expertise of both our board-certified radiologists and experienced technologists runs the gamut of imaging care. Along with consulting with referring physicians, we continue to push the boundaries of research. We're always finding new ways to use imaging to advance the possibilities of patient care.

Preparing for Your Scan

General guidelines for your appointment:

  • All exams require a doctor's order.
  • We don't schedule X-rays, but offer them on a walk-in basis only.
  • Leave jewelry and other valuables at home.
  • Bring a driver's license and insurance card (if you have one).
  • Be sure to arrive at least 15 minutes early.

Imaging Clinical Trials

Research study for healthy volunteers

The University of Virginia Social Neuroscience Lab is seeking healthy volunteers ages18-30 with no history of brain injury or disease for a…

Brain Research Study for Healthy Volunteers

The University of Virginia Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging is seeking healthy volunteers ages 18-65 with no current or past serious…

Lung Imaging Study.

UVa Health System, Department of Radiology, seeks men and women who are healthy and with asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, cystic…

How does air move in the lungs?

UVA Health System, Department of Radiology, seeks healthy volunteers OR those with COPD, cystic fibrosis, and/or those that smoke or have received…

Research study for women scheduled for screening mammogram

The department of Radiology, Breast Imaging division seeks women ages 45-74 that are due for their annual screening mammogram for a research study…

Inside View Blog

COVID-19 and Imaging: Why Chest CTs and X-Rays Are Not Recommended for Diagnosing Coronavirus

Lab testing for COVID-19 (also known as the novel coronavirus or SARS-CoV2) remains limited in many places. Because of this, some health care…

Diagnosing Liver Fibrosis: Choosing the Right Test for You

Liver disease is a growing issue: by some counts, one-third of the U.S. population has some degree of fatty liver or liver damage. Being able to…

Erasing Spider Veins with Sclerotherapy

When the weather is warmer and you’re wearing shorts, you want to look and feel your best with smooth, unblemished legs. Veins are an important…

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See Your Scans

After your scan, you can see the results in MyChart. This secure, free portal lets you save, print, and take your scans anywhere.


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Imaging at UVA: The Advantages
  • Knowledgeable staff: Our technologists have extensive training and experience producing the highest quality diagnostic images.
  • Expert radiologists: Our images are reviewed by fellowship-trained, subspecialty radiologists. Specialized radiologists produce more accurate reports and have higher detection rates.
  • State-of-the-art equipment: We invest in the most advanced technology, including one of the industry’s most comfortable, non-restrictive and accurate MRI machines.
  • Minimally invasive treatments: Our interventional radiologists perform procedures that can replace traditional surgery.
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