Radiology Imaging Services
Your care team may order imaging tests as a part of cancer screening (such as mammography) or as a part of cancer treatment to diagnose or track a tumor over time. Huntsman Cancer Institute radiology specialists use radiation (such as x-rays) or other technologies to diagnose or treat your cancer.
Huntsman Cancer Institute has state-of-the-art imaging equipment to provide high-quality cancer screening, diagnosis, and watchful waiting services. Our highly trained radiologists and technologists provide expert patient care.
Radiology includes the following services:
- Interventional radiology
- CT scan
- PET/CT scan
Specialties & Services
Interventional radiology consists of minimally invasive procedures performed by radiologists. They use imaging such as ultrasound or CT scans to guide these and other services:
- Chemotherapy embolization
- CT-guided biopsy
- Minimally invasive tumor treatments
- PICC line, port, and stent placement
- TIPS procedures: shunts placed in the stomach or esophagus to relieve pressure in veins disturbed by tumor growth