Although they often require the same type of radiology tests as adults, children can find the tests frightening because they are difficult for a child to understand. The challenge of a good pediatric imaging subspecialist is to provide a quality examination with the least amount of emotional trauma to the child, while also ensuring that the lowest possible effective dosages are used.
Pediatric imaging subspecialists work with pediatricians, surgeons, oncologists, and others, Pediatric imaging examinations/procedures include x-ray, CT, MRI, ultrasound, and more.
Additional Diagnostic Areas of Specialization
- Breast Imaging
- Body Imaging
- General Imaging
- Cardiac Imaging
- Musculoskeletal (MSK) Imaging
- Neurological Imaging
- Nuclear Medicine Imaging
- Pediatric Imaging