Radiology & Imaging
What to Expect
At Indiana University Health, our radiologists use advanced imaging technologies to diagnose and treat many conditions. We offer radiology services throughout Indiana so you can receive care close to home.
Indiana University Health Tipton Hospital Radiology & Imaging provides safe, quality care by using the lowest doses of radiation possible for the most accurate results. Our physicians have advanced education in reading images to make proper diagnoses. We also use leading edge imaging technology in our operating rooms.
Through our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine, we research new imaging techniques, which leads to more accurate diagnoses and less invasive treatments. Our physicians use the latest recommendations and knowledge to assure you of high-quality care.
Our radiology and imaging services include:
3D mammography (tomosynthesis)
Three-dimensional mammography more effectively screens for invasive tumors when used in combination with traditional, 2D mammography, especially for women with dense breast tissue.
Screening, diagnostic or special procedures are performed Monday – Friday. Mammography patients may be self-referred if certain criteria are met. Appointments may be scheduled Monday – Friday, 8 am – 3 pm, by calling 765.675.8538. Physician offices may also schedule screenings, diagnostic testing and special procedures.
Dexa Scan or Bone Densitometry
Bone density screenings are provided Monday – Friday. Call 765.675.8538.
No appointment is necessary for outpatients with a physician’s order Monday – Friday, 7 am – 9 pm and Saturday, 8 am – noon. Emergency and inpatient coverage is provided 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Ultrasound and Vascular Diagnostics
Exams are scheduled by the physician, radiology staff or hospital staff Monday – Friday, 8 am – 4 pm. Emergency coverage is provided on weekends.
All non-cardiac patients are scheduled through IU Health Tipton Hospital Radiology & Imaging by calling 765.675.8538. Nuclear cardiac scans are scheduled by the cardiology scheduler at 765.675.8578. Hours of operation are Monday – Friday, 8 am – 3:30 pm. All nuclear scans require pre-certification.
Computed Tomography (CT)
Emergency coverage is provided 24 hours a day, seven days a week. All other CT scans are scheduled through IU Health Tipton Hospital Radiology & Imaging at 765.675.8538. All non-emergency scans require pre-certification.
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
IU Health Tipton Hospital offers patients a full-time, high-field MRI. All appointments are scheduled through IU Health Tipton Hospital Radiology & Imaging at 765.675.8538. All MRI scans require pre-certification.