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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
1240 Huffman Mill Road; Department of Radiology
Burlington, NC
 

Dr. David Jordan is a diagnostic radiology specialist in Burlington, NC. Before performing his residency at Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center, Dr. Jordan attended Wake Forest University School of Medicine. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Annie Penn Hospital and Alamance Regional Medical Center.

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Specializes in Nuclear Medicine, Diagnostic Radiology
1225 Huffman Mill Road
Burlington, NC
 

Dr. Michael Kerner is a nuclear medicine and diagnostic radiology specialist. He is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. He studied medicine at Georgetown University School of Medicine. Dr. Kerner's medical residency was performed at Georgetown University Hospital. He has received the distinction of The James M. Scatliff, M.D. Award, UNC Division of Radiologic Science.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
1240 Huffman Mill Road
Burlington, NC
 

Dr. Hector Cooper specializes in diagnostic radiology and practices in Burlington, NC. Dr. Cooper is professionally affiliated with Alamance Regional Medical Center. He attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine and subsequently trained at UNC Hospitals for residency. He is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
Alamance Regional Medical Center; Huffman Mill Road
Burlington, NC
 

Dr. Thomas Register specializes in diagnostic radiology and practices in Greensboro, NC and Burlington, NC. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Annie Penn Hospital and Alamance Regional Medical Center. He attended medical school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. Dr. Register is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1236 Huffman Mill Road; Suite 120
Burlington, NC
 

Dr. Glenn Chrystal is a specialist in radiation oncology. After completing medical school at George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Dr. Chrystal performed his residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. He speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Alamance Regional Medical Center.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
1240 Huffman Mill Road
Burlington, NC
 

Dr. Hetal Patel is a diagnostic radiology specialist. He takes Medicare insurance. After completing medical school at Eastern Virginia Medical School, he performed his residency at Baystate Medical Center. Dr. Patel's hospital/clinic affiliations include Annie Penn Hospital and Alamance Regional Medical Center.

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Specializes in Nuclear Medicine, Diagnostic Radiology
1240 Huffman Mill Road
Burlington, NC
 

Dr. Geoffrey Browne's specialties are nuclear medicine and diagnostic radiology. He is a graduate of East Carolina University, The Brody School of Medicine. He trained at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics for residency. Dr. Browne has received the distinction of Alpha Omega Alpha, East Carolina University School of Medicine. He is professionally affiliated with Alamance Regional Medical Center.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
1240 Huffman Mill Road
Burlington, NC
 

Dr. Jack Wall, who practices in Burlington, NC, is a medical specialist in diagnostic radiology. He obtained his medical school training at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine and performed his residency at Duke University Medical Center.

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What is Radiology?

Radiologists are physicians who work with diagnostic imaging, such as x-rays and CT scans, or treatments that involve radiation. At first glance, these two fields may not seem related. However, many modern imaging techniques involve the use of radiation. There are also several different types of radiologist, including those that specialize in images and those that provide radiation treatment.

Diagnostic radiologists use medical imaging for diagnosing disease. Imaging procedures (such as x-rays, ultrasounds, and MRIs) use energy in the form of sound or radiation to create pictures of internal organs and structures.

Interventional radiologists use imaging for guiding certain minimally invasive medical procedures. A good example of this is the use of x-ray to guide catheters during angioplasty and the placement of stents in narrowed arteries.

Nuclear radiology involves the use of radioactive medication to diagnose or treat disease. Nuclear radiologists use medication that contains very small, safe amounts of radioactive material that can be detected by special machines. This allows them to gather information about how well the body is working. They can also use radioactive medications to treat certain illnesses, such as an overactive thyroid.

Radiation therapy or radiation oncology is the branch of radiology which uses radiation to treat cancer. The radiation is given at a higher dose, but it is very specifically targeted so that it only affects cancer cells.

Radiation, whether used in imaging or for treatment, is a powerful tool. Radiologists have the training and knowledge to use it safely.