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The latest in MRI technology
Mercy Medical Center Redding offers the latest in MRI technology - the high field open MRI Optima MR450W. This MRI scanner is an open MRI system so patients have more space and are not encapsulated. The machine was also designed with a wider bore, meaning the table is designed to alleviate pressure points and the feet first entry alleviates anxiety for many patients.
Our advanced MRI equipment provides nearly unlimited imaging capabilities. The machine can provide three-dimensional imaging from head to toe. An MRI scan can be used for the following exams: