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|Breast MRI (Both Breasts) Cost Average||$700 - $1,800||Free Quote|
|Neck MRI Cost Average||$900 - $2,325||Free Quote|
|MRI Cervical Spine Cost Average||$525 - $1,350||Free Quote|
|Abdominal MRI Cost Average||$700 - $1,800||Free Quote|
|MRI Foot, Ankle, Leg, Hip (Lower Extremity) Cost Average||$380 - $975||Free Quote|
|Pelvic MRI Cost Average||$625 - $1,600||Free Quote|
|Brain MRI Cost Average||$675 - $1,750||Free Quote|
|MRI of Head Cost Average||$390 - $1,050||Free Quote|
|Bone MRI Cost Average||$420 - $1,100||Free Quote|
|Breast MRI (One Breast) Cost Average||$800 - $2,100||Free Quote|
|Chest MRI Cost Average||$700 - $1,800||Free Quote|
|Cardiac MRI Cost Average||$600 - $1,550||Free Quote|
|MRI Shoulder, Arm, Wrist, Hand (Upper Extremity) Cost Average||$390 - $1,050||Free Quote|
|Menorah Medical Center||Overland Park||Acute Care Hospital|
|Saint Luke's Hospital||Kansas City||Acute Care Hospital|
|Saint Joseph Medical Center||Kansas City||Acute Care Hospital|
|Medical Imaging||Independence||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Children's Mercy Hospital||Kansas City||Childrens Hospital|
|Cameron Regional Medical Center||Cameron||Acute Care Hospital|
|Cass Medical Center||Harrisonville||Critical Access (Rural) Hospital|
|Truman Medical Center Lakewood||Kansas City||Acute Care Hospital|
|Excelsior Springs Medical Center||Excelsior Springs||Critical Access (Rural) Hospital|
|Saint Luke's East Lee's Summit||Lee's Summit||Acute Care Hospital|
|Research Medical Center||Kansas City||Acute Care Hospital|
|Imaging for Women||Kansas City||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Leavenworth-Kansas City Imaging||Kansas City||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Doctors Hospital||Leawood||Acute Care Hospital|
|Liberty Hospital||Liberty||Acute Care Hospital|
|Truman Medical Center Hospital Hill||Kansas City||Acute Care Hospital|
|Children's Mercy South||Overland Park||Childrens Hospital|
|North Kansas City Hospital||North Kansas City||Acute Care Hospital|
|Regional Imaging||Overland Park||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Bates County Memorial Hospital||Butler||Acute Care Hospital|
|Medical Imaging||Kansas City||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Johnson County Imaging Center||Overland Park||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Overland Park Regional Medical Center||Overland Park||Acute Care Hospital|
|Lee's Summit Medical Center||Lee's Summit||Acute Care Hospital|
|Shawnee Mission Medical Center||Shawnee Mission||Acute Care Hospital|
|Saint Luke's Northland Hospital - Smithville Campus||Smithville||Acute Care Hospital|
|Miami County Medical Center||Paola||Acute Care Hospital|
|Olathe Medical Center||Olathe||Acute Care Hospital|
|Diagnostic Imaging Centers||Overland Park||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Providence Medical Center||Kansas City||Acute Care Hospital|
|St. Luke's Outpatient Imaging||Kansas City||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Research Belton Hospital||Belton||Acute Care Hospital|
|Saint Mary's Medical Center||Blue Springs||Acute Care Hospital|
|Heartland Spine and Specialty Hospital||Overland Park||Acute Care Hospital|
|Diagnostic Radiology Institute of Kansas City||Overland Park||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Lafayette Regional Health Center||Lexington||Critical Access (Rural) Hospital|
|The University of Kansas Hospital||Kansas City||Acute Care Hospital|
|Saint Luke's South||Overland Park||Acute Care Hospital|
|Kansas City Orthopaedic Institute||Leawood||Acute Care Hospital|
|Diagnostic Imaging Centers||Kansas City||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Ransom Memorial Hospital||Ottawa||Acute Care Hospital|
|Ray County Memorial Hospital||Richmond||Critical Access (Rural) Hospital|
|Northland Imaging, LLC||Kansas City||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
|Research Medical Center - Brookside Campus||Kansas City||Acute Care Hospital|
|Kansas City Imaging Center||Kansas City||Diagnostic Testing Facility|
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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