Nuclear Medicine: This type of imaging procedure uses trace amounts of radioactive material to identify many conditions in their early stages, including cancer, heart disease, gastrointestinal, endocrine, neurological disorders and others.
MIBI Stress Test: Also called a nuclear stress test or myocardial perfusion scan, this is a form of cardiac imaging that combines a nuclear scan of the heart and an electrocardiogram (EKG) with a stress test (exercise or using medication).
SPECT: This form of nuclear imaging uses a specialized camera to take pictures from multiple angles, producing detailed, 3-D images.
- Norwalk Hospital
- Norwalk Hospital Radiology and Mammography Center (NRMC) - East Ave.
- Danbury Hospital
- New Milford Hospital
Thyroid Scan: Nuclear imaging using radiotracers, a special camera and computer software to produce images is used to provide information about the size, shape, position and function of the thyroid gland.