Computed Technology, CT, or CAT Scan creates a 3-dimensional image of the anatomy of the body. CT is used to determine the exact size and location of an abnormality in internal organs, bones, soft tissue and blood vessels. It is used to diagnose diseases such as cardiovascular, infectious disease and cancer. Musculoskeletal disorders and trauma can also be evaluated by CT. Advanced Shore Imaging Associates can accommodate individuals up to 450 pounds. Low Dose CT was added to improve patient safety with a lower radiation dose. You can be confident that low dose techniques will be used to minimize your dose. Patient safety and quality imaging combine to give you the best option for your CT.
Advanced Shore Imaging is certified to perform Low Dose CT for Lung Cancer Screening. If your have a history of smoking and are at risk for lung cancer, speak with your physician to learn if you meet the requirements to have this test. This study is proven to detect lung cancer at the earliest stage when it is most treatable.