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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

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

Waiting for Imaging Test Results? 10 Ways to Reduce Anxiety and Worry

One of the most challenging parts of having an imaging exam (or any medical test) is waiting for the results. It’s easy to imagine a negative…

10 Tips and Tricks for Reducing MRI Claustrophobia

Claustrophobia, or fear of tightly enclosed spaces, is a very real thing. At UVA Radiology and Medical Imaging, we always want to help our…

Breast Cancer in Men: 6 Surprising Facts You Need to Know

Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer diagnosed in women. But men can get breast cancer, too – and they often feel left out of the…

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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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