What is Radiology?
What is Radiology? It is the branch or area of medicine that deals with the study and application of imaging technology for diagnosing and treating disease. Radiology includes a variety of applications and methods including mammography, ultrasound, bone densitometry, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Commuted Tomography (CT), Positron Emission Tomography (PET) and more. A Radiologist is a medical doctor who has been specially trained to interpret images for the purpose of treating diseases. An Interventional Radiologist is a medical doctor who has specialized in doing minimally invasive medical procedures that involve Radiology.
Are you looking for an Atlanta Radiologist you can trust? Carolyn G. Dudley, M.D. is an Atlanta Radiologist with over twenty years experience in breast imaging. She was one of the pioneers in developing techniques to diagnose breast cancer utilizing MRI. She now has a private practice, Diagnostic Radiology Ultrasound & Breast Center, P.C., that focuses on women’s imaging and includes innovative services such as 3D Mammography (breast tomosynthesis), 2D digital mammography, bone densitometry and ultrasound. Our imaging center provides a wide range of outpatient diagnostic services in a convenient and patient-friendly environment. It is our mission to deliver high quality, cost-effective care to the community and patients we serve.
For the most advanced Radiology services available in Atlanta, Georgia, turn to the caring and compassionate professionals at Diagnostic Radiology Ultrasound & Breast Center, P.C. We are currently accepting new patients and we work with many major insurance companies including Blue Cross Blue Shield, Aetna, United Healthcare and Cigna. Our facility is dedicated to outpatient care and is designed to provide ease of scheduling and reduced waiting times for patients while maintaining the most stringent standards for clinical quality. Please contact Diagnostic Radiology Ultrasound & Breast Center, P.C. today with any questions or to schedule an appointment. We look forward to serving you.