Radiology & Imaging Services
Murray County Medical Center offers a host of imaging services and state of the art equipment.
On call 24/7 with registered radiology technologists
Hours: 8:00 - 4:30 Monday - Friday
All exams are done daily by appointment
To schedule an appointment call 1 -507-836-6153
|The new 64 Slice CT Scanner offers the ability to image any part of the body, very fast, and with a reduced radiation exposure than that of previous scanners. This CT Scanner produces detailed images of any body part which helps aide in diagnosis and is very valuable in trauma situations.|
|An in-house MRI Machine has been a great addition to Murray County Medical Center. A new 1.5 Tesla 18 channel magnet offers the fastest, most accurate testing in the area. MRI Scans provide detailed imaging of all areas of the body. MRI testing is exceptionally good at imaging nerves, tendons, muscle, joints, disks and soft tissue.|
|Digital Mammography is offered in-house at Murray County Medical Center. A mammogram is the most advanced screenings available for breast cancer. Women are encouraged to have annual mammograms starting at the age of 40. A physician order is not required to schedule a mammogram. It is important to encourace your loved ones to get scanned, early detection is often key to treatment.|
|Murray County Medical Center offers a wide variety of ultrasound procedures. Ultrasound offers a safe way to image parts of the body by using high frequency sound waves. This form of imaging is useful in diagnosiing conditions, as well as evaluating fetal growth and development. If you are expecting, have your OB ultrasounds done close to home at Murray County Medical Center.|
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The Radiology and Imaging Department at Murray County Medical Center also offers a complete routine of digital x-ray imaging, Intra-operative C-arm Fluoruscopy, Bone Density/Dexa Scan, and nerve conduction testing. Nucular medicine is offered by a mobile service that comes as needed. All of our imaging studies are easily transportable to other facilities either by CD or a network transfer. Ask your physician if you can have your studies done in Slayton, and we can easily get the images and results back to your physician.