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Jason Stoane MD
Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology, Neuroradiology
Address: 2000 Hospital, Sedro-woolley, WA
David Cahalan MD
Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
4.5 Average rating 4.5 stars out of 5 (2 ratings)
Address: 2000 Hospital, Sedro-woolley, WA
Matthew Studley MD
Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
Address: 2000 Hospital, Sedro-woolley, WA
David Ashley MD
Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology, Neuroradiology
Address: 2000 Hospital, Sedro-woolley, WA
Michael Ted Smith MD
Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
Address: 2000 Hospital, Sedro-woolley, WA
Dr. Lori A. Ahrens MD
Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
Address: 1320 Division Street, Mount Vernon, WA
Robert Hughes MD
Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology, Neuroradiology
Address: 2000 Hospital, Sedro-woolley, WA
Dr. Muneer J. Desai MD
Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
Address: 1320 Division Street, Mount Vernon, WA
Charles Ariz MD
Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
5 Average rating 5.0 stars out of 5 (4 ratings)
Address: 2000 Hospital, Sedro-woolley, WA
Lars Crabo MD
Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
Address: 2000 Hospital, Sedro-woolley, WA
Laurence D. Cambron MD PHD
Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
Address: 1320 Division Street, Mount Vernon, WA
Karen S. Dec MD
Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
Address: 1320 Division Street, Mount Vernon, WA
Gita R. Rabbani MD
Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
4.75 Average rating 4.75 stars out of 5 (1 rating)
Address: 2000 Hospital, Sedro-woolley, WA
Herman P. Wu MD
Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
Address: 1320 Division Street, Mount Vernon, WA
Scott D. Harrison MD
Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
Address: 1320 Division Street, Mount Vernon, WA
Aaron T. Yu MD
Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology, Family Medicine
Address: 125 18th Street, Mount Vernon, WA
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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.
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