MRI, CT, Mammography & X-ray

Imaging Services

CT, MRI, 3-D Digital Mammography & X-ray

Lakeview Clinic provides a wide range of imaging services including MRI, CT, 3-D Mammography, Bone Densitometry and X-ray.

All Lakeview clinic sites offer general x-ray services.

CT

Lakeview Clinic offers state of the art CT (Computed Tomography) services utilizing a Siemens 16 slice CT Scanner in our Waconia office. This equipment allows our professionally trained staff to perform a wide variety of examinations. In addition to all the routine CT scans, we are also performing Calcium Score exams.  Calcium score exams are used as a screening tool to determine the amount of calcium plaque in the coronary arteries.

MRI

Lakeview Clinic offers state of the ae MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
MRI is a test that uses magnetic fields and radio frequency waves to make pictures of organs and structures inside your body.  The procedure is non-invasive and painless.  Sometimes an IV contrast may be put in your hand or arm to help enhance the images for certain types of exams.

3-D Digital Mammography

Lakeview Clinic offers state of the art 3-D Digital Mammography. Mammography is one tool used for breast cancer screening. Lakeview Clinic also recommends monthly self-breast exams and regular visits to your doctor as additional tools for the early detection of breast cancer.

Bone Densitometry

Bone Mineral Density testing is a simple and effective way to test for osteoporosis or thinning bones. The test is a touch-less scan that works similar to an x-ray. Lakeview Clinic’s DEXA scanner is primarily used to measure the bone density in your hip.