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Scheduled CAT SCAN, MRI, Ultrasound: Monday-Friday, 7 a.m. – 8 p.m., Saturday & Sunday, 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Appointments can be made by calling 814-443-5096 with a physician order.
The Medical Imaging Department provides diagnostic, ultrasound, CAT scan, bone densitometry, PET/CT, nuclear medicine, special procedures, MRI and mammography services.
The Medical Imaging Department went to a digital, filmless environment with the use of PACS (Picture Archiving Communication System) in May 2006 and performs approximately 82,00 procedures a year.
Highlights of each of these areas are as follows: Diagnostic – Certified and licensed by Department of Environmental Protection. Registered technologists services are available 24 hours, seven days a week. Ultrasound – Certified by American College of Radiology, registered technologists offering services 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
MRI services have been expanded through the construction and installation of the area’s first short bore MRI, CAT Scan – Personnel staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The Ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine, MRI and Mammography Services are all accredited by the American College of Radiology.
UPMC Somerset is proud to offer the Genius 3D Mammography exam. This procedure has revolutionized how breast cancer is detected by providing a better option for women of all breast densities. This technology increases the detection of invasive breast cancers, reduces callbacks and takes about the same time as a conventional 2D mammogram.