Imaging Services Close to Home
Imaging procedures are one of the most useful tools for diagnosing a range of illnesses and conditions. Baylor University Medical Center offers patients many advanced medical imaging procedures at several area locations.
Whether it’s through the full support of the hospital’s outpatient services or through those offered by our joint venture partner, Touchstone Imaging, you can expect quality care and quick results.
All imaging procedure results are read and returned by our highly experienced team of board-certified radiologists on our medical staff within 24 hours
– usually the same day. In addition, we are accredited by the American College of Radiology in many different imaging procedures.
Why Choose Baylor Dallas
Many diagnoses and treatments rely on the quality of an imaging exam. Imaging services are key resources in confirming a medical condition, surgical and radiation planning, and evaluation of treatment methods.
For these reasons, it is important that you choose an imaging center with the technology, dedication and staff professionalism to provide you and your physician with high-quality imaging.
When you choose Baylor Dallas or a Baylor or Touchstone Imaging outpatient facility, you choose a highly experienced team of compassionate caregivers equipped with advanced tools.
Our diagnostic imaging centers offer advanced technology in many modalities.
Radiologists and technologists on staff at Baylor Diagnostic Imaging Centers are all licensed and certified for specific areas of expertise. With a unified goal of providing very good service, our team is dedicated to making your experience smooth and providing the best possible imaging outcomes for your diagnosis and treatment.
Our imaging staff includes more than 50 radiologists on the medical staff at Baylor Dallas who have subspecialty training in the areas of:
- Breast imaging
- Musculoskeletal radiology
- Interventional radiology
- Nuclear medicine & PET/CT
Benefits of subspecialty trained radiologists include: radiologist's ability to advise best practices prior to the imaging exam, accurate and thorough readings, advantage of subspecialty knowledge for reading and any follow-up concerns.
Each of our diagnostic imaging centers' radiology and medical imaging staff also have dedicated licensures and credentials for their specialties.
Compassion and Dedication
We know how large of a role radiology tests can play in diagnosis and treatment plans, and that because of this you may be nervous or anxious about your imaging results. For your sake and for the betterment of your health, we treat you with dignity and compassion during your imaging appointment.
In addition, we are dedicated to maintaining our facilities and equipment so that we can provide you with quality care. Every imaging modality at all Baylor Dallas imaging locations – including nuclear medicine, PET imaging, ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography – is accredited by the American College of Radiology as having met the highest standards for personnel qualifications, image quality, equipment performance, safety standards, quality assurance and quality control.
Baylor Dallas is also recognized by the Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board for certified nuclear medicine technologists. At all centers, quality guidelines are also met in accordance with Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Department of State Health Services, American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonographers.
Patient safety is a vital part of the vision of Baylor Scott & White Health. At Baylor Diagnostic Imaging Centers, we make it our top priority to continuously monitor our imaging processes to align with appropriate radiation safety measures.
In particular, we have reduced the amount of CT contrast given to patients by up to 25 percent by creating personalized protocols for each patient referred for a CT exam. This attention to detail extends to all imaging modalities performed at our centers, minimizing our patients' exposure to radiation while we continue to provide the best possible quality imaging.
We know that tests can be a hassle, so we've done everything we can to make it as easy as possible for you. Convenient options for you include:
- Online pre-registration and printable patient forms to complete prior to your appointment
- Online education about imaging exams so that you know what to expect at your appointment
- Pre-authorization services for your physician's office
- Free parking at our North Dallas and Advanced Imaging Center locations
- Four outpatient locations on the Baylor Dallas campus
- Four additional centers with breast imaging services
- Timely and efficient results of your imaging report within 24-48 hours of your appointment
- Your physician's access to our electronic medical record for quick and secure access to your test results
Online bill pay
- Easy films requesting
Thank you for choosing Baylor Dallas for your imaging needs.