Diagnostic Imaging

Using state-of-the-art imaging equipment and innovative treatment options, WhidbeyHealth Diagnostic Imaging delivers the highest quality patient care in a compassionate, caring environment, close to home.

 

Our Diagnostic Imaging Department Offers

  • Bone Density Scanning

  • Breast MRI Scan and Biopsy

  • Computed Tomography (CT)**

  • Digital Mammography

  • Screening Exams*

  • Diagnostic Exams

  • Stereotactic Biopsy

  • Preoperative Wire Localization

  • Echocardiography

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

  • Nuclear Medicine

  • Ultrasound

  • X-ray*

Breakdown of Hours for DI Services

CT scan – 24 hours/daily (outpatients typically are scheduled from 8 a.m. through 9 p.m.)

MRI scan – Monday to Saturday 8 a.m. through 4:30 p.m.

Ultrasound – Monday through Thursday 7:45 a.m.to 9:15 p.m.; Friday 7:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m., Saturday 8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Echocardiography – Daily (7 days a week, excluding holidays) 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Nuclear Medicine – Monday to Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

General X-ray – 24 hours/daily (outpatients typically scheduled from 8 a.m. through 5 p.m.)

Mammography – Monday to Friday 8:15 a.m. through 4:15 p.m.

Bone Densitometry (i.e. Dexa Scan) – Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 8:30 a.m. through 3:30 p.m.

 

*Screening mammography and X-ray are also available at WhidbeyHealth Primary Care Oak Harbor, Goldie Street and WhidbeyHealth Primary Care Clinton.

 

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We also provide these nuclear medicine procedures:

 

    • Bone Scans (cancer detection, joint prosthesis, stress fractures, inflammation and arthritis)
    • Myocardial Perfusion Scans (cardiac ischemia, coronary artery disease)
    • Gastric Emptying (stomach function and emptying rate)
    • Thyroid scans (thyroid disorders such as hyperthyroidism, nodules, function levels)
    • Lung Scans (pulmonary blood clots, COPD, pre-surgical evaluation)
    • Renal Scans (kidney function and excretion rate)
    • Gall Bladder, sometimes referred to as HIDA scans (various gall bladder disease states and physiologic dysfunction of the gall bladder)
    • Lymph Node Localization (breast cancer and melanoma staging)

Our nuclear medicine department maintains accreditation with American College of Radiology and is staffed by a licensed nuclear medicine technologist. This department also acts as a liaison for advanced nuclear medicine exams referred to larger off-island nuclear medicine departments.

WhidbeyHealth accepts nuclear medicine referrals from your local or off-island provider, and quite often provides next day appointments for your nuclear medicine examination.

 

“I would definitely recommend having a mammogram at WhidbeyHealth.”
─ Mammography Patient at WhidbeyHealth Diagnostic Imaging