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Radiology

UK Radiology provides state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging services for patients using computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), radionuclide imaging (nuclear medicine), ultrasonography (US), and conventional radiography (X-ray). UK HealthCare Radiology also performs a wide variety of therapeutic interventional procedures using advanced image-guided techniques. 

Patient appointments

Phone: 859-323-XRAY (9729) 

Clinic locations

See list below » 

Diagnostic services

Abdominal Radiology | See Physicians
CT, MRI, Ultrasound, and X-ray/Fluoroscopy of gastrointestinal tract and genitourinary tract 

Cardiovascular and Thoracic Radiology | See Physicians 
CT, MRI, and X-ray/Fluoroscopy of heart, lungs and mediastinum 

Emergency Radiology | See Physicians 
CT, MRI, Ultrasound, and X-ray of entire body (e.g., trauma) 

Musculoskeletal Radiology | See Physicians 
CT, MRI, Ultrasound, and X-ray/Fluoroscopy of bones and joints 

Neuroradiology | See Physicians 
CT and MRI of brain, head and neck, and spine; interventions (e.g., aneurysms/AVMs and kyphoplasty) 

Nuclear Medicine | See Physicians 
Gamma camera imaging and PET/CT of entire body; radionuclide therapies 

Pediatric Radiology | See Physicians 
CT, MRI, Ultrasound, and X-ray/Fluoroscopy for neonates, infants and children 

Radiological Physics 
Medical physics support for safe use of radiation-producing imaging instruments. 

Vascular & Interventional Radiology | See Physicians 
Full range of vascular and non-vascular procedures for diagnosis and therapy, including:

  • Arterial and venous stenting and recanalization
  • Arterial and venous thrombolysis
  • Biliary and urinary tract interventions
  • Biopsies
  • Carotid stenting
  • Chemoembolization
  • Cryoablation and radiofrequency ablation
  • Drainages
  • Endovascular treatment of peripheral and pulmonary vascular malformations and fistulae
  • Porto-systemic shunting (TIPS)
  • Uterine fibroid embolization
  • Vascular access with port placement  

Women’s Radiology | See Physicians
Mammography, MRI and ultrasound of breasts for diagnosis and interventions (e.g., biopsy), tomosynthesis

Specialized Imaging Technology - Radiology

Computed Tomography (CT) 

  • CT Fluoroscopy
  • 64-Slice dual-energy CT Scanner
  • Wide-Bore CT Scanner

Dual-Energy Absorptiometry (DEXA)
 
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) 

  • 1.5T open-bore MRI Scanner (for patients up to 550 pounds, 28 inches girth)
  • 3T MRI Scanner

Mammography 

  • Digital Mammography, Tomosynthesis

Nuclear Medicine 

  • Gamma Cameras with Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT)
  • Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography (PET/CT)

Ultrasonography (US) 

  • Real-time with color doppler
  • Breast with elastography

X-Ray/Fluoroscopy 

  • Digital X-ray
  • Single-plane and bi-plane fluoroscopy

Specialized Imaging Services - Interventional Radiology

Bone and Joints 

  • Arthrograms (MRI, X-ray), aspirations and biopsies, joint injections (e.g., steroids)

Brain and Spine 

  • Cerebral Aneurysms/AVMs
    Kyphoplasty

Breast 

  • Biopsies (stereotactic, MR-Guided, ultrasound-guided)

Chest, Abdomen and Pelvis 

  • Aspirations and biopsies
  • Chemoembolization
  • Cryoablation and radiofrequency ablation
  • Drainages

How to obtain copies of your radiology images

Image Records Center

The Image Records Center can provide a copy of your Radiology images upon request. The images will be in CD format, and include a copy of the corresponding written report.

The Image Records Center is located on the second floor of Chandler Hospital, room HX202. To protect patient confidentiality, Radiology images cannot be copied and released without a written consent or signed Authorization for Release of Information by the patient or legal guardian. A valid photo ID is required to pick up the requested CD.

Images requested for personal use will incur a $10 charge. If you will be taking the disc to a physician, please be sure to include the physician's name on the Authorization for Release form and these will be made at no charge.

To request images, please call the Image Records Center at

859-323-5416 or 859-257-6708.

Signed authorizations can be faxed to the Image Records Center at

859-257-6769.

For all other requests related to medical records, please contact Health Information Management at 859-323-5117 or visit the medical records page.

 

 Clinic locations

Diagnostic services

Kentucky Clinic
First Floor
740 S. Limestone
Lexington KY 40536
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DEXA, MRI, X-ray

UK Polk-Dalton Clinic
(formerly Kentucky Clinic North)
217 Elm Tree Lane
Lexington KY 40507
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X-ray

Comprehensive Breast Care Center
Whitney-Hendrickson Building
Second Floor
800 Rose St.
Lexington KY 40536
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Diagnostic Mammography, US

Gill Building
Ground Floor
1000 S. Limestone, G100
Lexington KY 40536
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CT, MRI, X-ray

Professional Arts Building (PAC)
UK Good Samaritan Hospital

135 E. Maxwell St., First Floor
Lexington KY 40508
Phone: 859-226-7200
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CT, MRI, X-ray

UK HealthCare Sports Medicine
Second Floor
601 Perimeter Drive
Lexington KY 40517
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X-ray

Hospital locations

Diagnostic services

UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital
Ground, First, Second, and Third Floors
1000 S. Limestone
Lexington KY 40536-0293
Phone: 859-323-9977
Fax: 859-257-1969
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CT,  MRI, Nuclear Medicine & PET/CT, US, X-ray/Fluoroscopy 
and PET/CT located in a Mobile Treatment Center next to the Whitney-Hendrickson Building on the UK Chandler Hospital campus

UK Good Samaritan Hospital
310 S. Limestone, Second Floor
Lexington KY 40508
Phone: 859-226-7010
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CT, Nuclear Medicine, US,
X-ray/Fluoroscopy

Centers

Information and Support

International Radiosurgery Support Association
www.IRSA.org  

Page last updated: 8/26/2014 9:41:54 AM