Mercy Imaging Centers is dedicated to quality, efficiency and patient comfort. We bring a personal touch to technical imaging procedures, putting patients at ease during their tests, while providing accurate and comprehensive diagnostic information.
Our sensitivity to our patients' needs begins with the comfort and convenience of scheduling appointments at any of our seven imaging centers located throughout Sacramento. In addition, we provide an array of medical imaging modalities.
Click on the links below to learn more about each exam, including preparation guidelines and what to expect during the exam.
An X-ray image is produced when a small amount of radiation passes through the body and strikes a sheet of sensitive film placed on the other side of the body
Interventional Radiology (IR) is a subspecialty of radiology in which minimally invasive procedures are performed using image guidance
CT (Computed Tomography) uses special X-ray equipment to obtain image data from different angles around the body
A DEXA scan (Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry) involves the evaluation of bone mineral density
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is a safe diagnostic imaging technique which uses a magnetic field and radio waves to produce pictures of your body
Positron Emission Tomography (PET) is a state-of-the-art imaging tool that allow physicians to pinpoint the location of cancer within the body before making treatment recommendations
Ultrasound imaging provides a safe, noninvasive and virtually painless means of observing soft tissue anatomy
Mammography is an X-ray examination which uses extremely low doses of radiation to obtain accurate images of the breasts