Prostate MRI Screening
The screening prostate MRI scan is performed without contrast on a 3T MRI Scanner. Performing this study on a 3T MRI improves the sensitivity and accuracy of detecting prostate cancer. The scan time is around 30 minutes. Patients who have a history of prostate cancer or have had an inconclusive prostate biopsy do not qualify for this screening study.
Breast Implant MRI
MRI is great at evaluating the integrity of silicone breast implants and the fibrous capsule that forms around an implant. MRI will be able to tell the difference between intracapsular and extracapsular breast implant rupture. This study takes around 20 minutes and no contrast is required.
Cardiac Calcium Scoring
This study is used for screening to detect coronary disease early before the onset of symptoms. This study requires no advanced preparation and no contrast agent is requires. The study is typically performed with a coronary CTA to provide more valuable information but can also be obtained on its own as well. This study is performed on a CT scanner and no contrast is requires.