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|MRI of Head Cost Average||$410 - $1,100||Free Quote|
|Chest MRI Cost Average||$700 - $1,750||Free Quote|
|MRI Cervical Spine Cost Average||$525 - $1,350||Free Quote|
|Brain MRI Cost Average||$675 - $1,700||Free Quote|
|Pelvic MRI Cost Average||$825 - $2,100||Free Quote|
|MRI Foot, Ankle, Leg, Hip (Lower Extremity) Cost Average||$390 - $1,000||Free Quote|
|Neck MRI Cost Average||$1,100 - $2,850||Free Quote|
|Breast MRI (Both Breasts) Cost Average||$750 - $1,900||Free Quote|
|Abdominal MRI Cost Average||$725 - $1,850||Free Quote|
|Bone MRI Cost Average||$420 - $1,100||Free Quote|
|MRI Shoulder, Arm, Wrist, Hand (Upper Extremity) Cost Average||$400 - $1,050||Free Quote|
|Breast MRI (One Breast) Cost Average||$925 - $2,400||Free Quote|
|Cardiac MRI Cost Average||$625 - $1,600||Free Quote|
|Chandler Regional Medical Center||Chandler||Acute Care Hospital|
|St. Luke's Medical Center||Phoenix||Acute Care Hospital|
|AZ-Tech Radiology and Open MRI (Gilbert)||Gilbert||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|EVDI Medical Imaging||Mesa||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Maryvale Hospital Medical Center||Phoenix||Acute Care Hospital|
|West Valley Hospital||Goodyear||Acute Care Hospital|
|Mayo Clinic Hospital||Phoenix||Acute Care Hospital|
|Wickenburg Community Hospital||Wickenburg||Critical Access (Rural) Hospital|
|Arizona Breastnet||Scottsdale||Breast Clinic|
|Modern Diagnostic Imaging, PC||Chandler||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Los Ninos Hospital||Phoenix||Childrens Hospital|
|Tempe-St. Luke's Hospital||Tempe||Acute Care Hospital|
|Banner Boswell Medical Center||Sun City||Acute Care Hospital|
|SimonMed Imaging||Mesa||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Banner Heart Hospital||Mesa||Acute Care Hospital|
|Pinnacle Radiology||Phoenix||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Banner Baywood Medical Center||Mesa||Acute Care Hospital|
|John C. Lincoln North Mountain Hospital||Phoenix||Acute Care Hospital|
|AZ-Tech Radiology and Open MRI (Osborn)||Phoenix||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Sun Health Lakes Imaging Center||Sun City||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Arizona Medical Imaging Physicians||Phoenix||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|SimonMed Imaging||Avondale||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|TMC Advanced Imaging - Chandler||Chandler||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|John C. Lincoln Deer Valley Hospital||Phoenix||Acute Care Hospital|
|Banner Thunderbird Medical Center||Glendale||Acute Care Hospital|
|SimonMed Imaging||Sun City||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|AZ-Tech Radiology Tempe||Tempe||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Arizona Advanced Imaging Center||Mesa||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Gilbert Hospital||Gilbert||Acute Care Hospital|
|Paradise Valley Hospital||Phoenix||Acute Care Hospital|
|SimonMed Imaging||Gilbert||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Benora Imaging||Phoenix||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Freedom Pain Hospital||Scottsdale||Acute Care Hospital|
|Banner Desert Medical Center||Mesa||Acute Care Hospital|
|SimonMed Imaging||Scottsdale||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Open MRI Solutions, LLC||Phoenix||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Scottsdale Healthcare Shea Medical Center||Scottsdale||Acute Care Hospital|
|Desert Valley Radiology||Phoenix||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Sun Health MRI Center||Sun City West||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Banner Estrella Medical Center||Phoenix||Acute Care Hospital|
|AZ-Tech Radiology||Gilbert||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Phoenix Baptist Hospital||Phoenix||Acute Care Hospital|
|Scottsdale Medical Imaging||Scottsdale||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Banner Gateway Medical Center||Gilbert||Acute Care Hospital|
|Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center||Phoenix||Acute Care Hospital|
|Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak||Scottsdale||Acute Care Hospital|
|MRI Of Arizona||Phoenix||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Maricopa Medical Center||Phoenix||Acute Care Hospital|
|Sun Radiology||Peoria||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|AZ-Tech Radiology and Open MRI (Ahwatukee)||Phoenix||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center||Phoenix||Acute Care Hospital|
|SimonMed Imaging||Chandler||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|AZ-Tech Radiology and Open MRI (Casa Grande)||Casa Grande||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|SimonMed Imaging||Phoenix||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Southwest Diagnostic Imaging||Phoenix||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Phoenix Children's Hospital||Phoenix||Childrens Hospital|
|Arista Medical Imaging - McKellips||Mesa||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|SimonMed Imaging||Glendale||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Mountain Vista Medical Center||Mesa||Acute Care Hospital|
|AZ-Tech Radiology and Open MRI (Apache Junction||Apache Junction||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn Medical Center||Scottsdale||Acute Care Hospital|
|Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center||Sun City West||Acute Care Hospital|
|Arista Medical Imaging - Ellsworth||Mesa||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Surgical Hospital of Phoenix, The||Phoenix||Acute Care Hospital|
|Mercy Gilbert Medical Center||Gilbert||Acute Care Hospital|
|Stand-up MRI of Arizona||Peoria||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Arrowhead Community Hospital & Medical Center||Glendale||Acute Care Hospital|
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanners use a powerful magnetic field (magnetism), radio waves and a computer to produce detailed three dimensional pictures of organs, soft tissues, bone and virtually all other internal body structures. The images can then be examined on a computer monitor or printed. MRI scans do not require x-ray radiation and are noninvasive, usually painless medical tests.
Patients with pacemakers, metal implants or metal chips/clips cannot be scanned. Patients may experience a feeling of claustrophobia when undergoing an MRI scan.
Your physician or facility may have specific requirements regarding your eating and/or drinking before an MRI. Unless you are told otherwise, you may eat and drink normally before an MRI. Leave all metallic items at home, if possible.
Notify your technologist if you have metal or electronic medical devices in your body!
If a contrast material is required for your MRI, a nurse or technologist will insert an intravenous (IV) into a vein in your hand or arm. It is normal to experience a cool or flushing feeling.
During your MRI, you will likely be asked to lie on a bed that slides into the circular magnet. If you have claustrophobia (a fear of enclosed spaces) or anxiety, you should notify your physician as a mild sedative may be prescribed or an open-sided MRI machine may be used.
Most MRI exams are painless. However, it is normal to feel warm in the area of your body that is being imaged. The entire imaging session should be able to be completed in under an hour.
Unless you have been sedated, an MRI requires no recovery period.
MRI scanners produce images by creating a strong magnetic field that causes protons inside of the body to move enough to be detected by the MRI’s scanner. This positional information is then interpreted by a computer.
The ability of an MRI to produce images of softer bodies makes it capable of imaging organs and internal structures of the body when other testing has failed. For this reason, an MRI can be used to provide images of a brain, for example, suspected of suffering trauma that is causing swelling and/or bleeding.
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