We at Pawar Multispeciality Hospital offer the best digital x-ray imaging facility to our patient. Digital x-ray is an advanced technology far superior compared to traditional x-ray method.
A digital x-ray uses a small dose of radiation to produce an image that exists as pure data. The specially designed sensors directly translate the information into a picture that can be observed, sent, stored and retrieved quickly. This digital image provides a precise picture of the certain area.
Your doctor recommends the X-ray for:
Conditions like bone cancer, breast tumors, enlarged heart, blocked blood vessels, conditions affecting your lungs, digestive problems, fractures, infections, osteoporosis, arthritis, tooth decay may require an X-ray.
In most of the cases, you won’t require to take specific steps to prepare for them. Based on the area of investigation, you can wear loose, comfortable clothing so that you can comfortably move around. Sometimes, the radiologist may ask you to wear a hospital gown for the test. Before taking an x-ray, please remove jewellery or other metallic objects from your body.
The X-Ray test is performed in the radiology department of our hospital by an x-ray technologist. The positioning of the patient, x-ray machine, and film depends on the type of study and area of interest.
After completion of set up, your X-ray technician or radiologist will help you setting right position of your body to create clear images. For this, they may ask you to lie down, sit, or stand in a particular situation while performing the test.
After taking X-ray images, you can change back into your regular clothes. According to your condition, your doctor may suggest you about your normal activities or rest. In some cases, results may be available on the same day of the procedure, or later.
Once results come, your doctor will review it and the report the radiologist to decide how to proceed. Depending on your results, they may order additional tests to receive an accurate diagnosis.