Imaging and Radiology
The latest diagnostic and imaging technology
Heart of Lancaster offers a full range of technologically advanced imaging services to provide patients with high-quality diagnostic and therapeutic services. Our imaging and radiology services teams provide exceptional care and work with doctors, nurses and other clinicians to deliver the comprehensive care that Heart of Lancaster is known for. Our digital imaging technology allows doctors to access test results immediately, so treatment can begin more quickly.
Imaging expertise, exceptional care
From angiography and X-rays to complex endoscopic procedures and digital mammography, we offer a full spectrum of advanced imaging services delivered by caring, knowledgeable technologists. We offer leading-edge technology to provide the latest in diagnostic and therapeutic techniques, including:
Radiology and Special Services: We offer a full array of radiology procedures to include Routine x-ray; Scoliosis and Leg length; Upper and Lower Gastrointestinal studies (UGI, Barium Enema/ACBE/BE, Small bowel follow through/SBFT); digitally recorded Swallowing/Esophagus studies; Intravenous Pyelogram studies (IVP’s), Full service Interventional Radiography, and PICC line insertions.
MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging): We offer full service MRI and MRA (magnetic resonance angiography) scans to include accommodations for claustrophobic, vented, and medication infused patients. Call to schedule your MRI scan today and talk with our experts to answer any questions you may have regarding special accommodations or concerns.
CT (CAT Scan): We offer superior quality at ultra-fast scanning speed for bone, organ (brain, lungs etc.), arteries, critical care, biopsy, and other anatomical imaging of the body. When time and quality matter, you want your CT scheduled at “Heart” on the new GE Healthcare 64-slice LightSpeed™ VCT scanner. Our new scanning table can accommodate body weight up to 450 pounds. For same day and next day appointments on the fastest CT scanner in town call our One Call Scheduling department: (717) 625-5555. Learn the answers to frequently asked questions about CT Scans.
Ultrasound: We offer routine and special procedure ultrasound services to include but are not limited to the gallbladder, liver, ovaries, bladder, thyroid, scrotum, blood vessels to include the aorta and its major branches, kidneys, pregnancy (fetus), uterus, guidance for special procedures and needle biopsy, prostate,and Doppler ultrasound (for blood flow imaging). We offer evening appointments!
Mammography: Our friendly professional breast care services include routine screening, diagnostic,special view(s) to include implants, needle localizations, stereotactic and ultrasound guided breast biopsy.We offer routine screenings after hours, please contact our One Call scheduling department and tell us your scheduling needs.
DEXA: Our Radiologists and Technologists are certified with The International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD). Our certified bone density technologists are ready to provide your quality bone density scans. We can accommodate special needs!
Nuclear Medicine: We offer full service nuclear scanning to include but are not limited to, Bone, Nuclear Stress Tests, Gallbladder function, Lung/VQ, Thyroid, Kidney, Liver, Testicular, Lymph system/nodes,Vascular flow, Gastrointestinal (GI), SPECT imaging, Octreoscans, and more. We have appointment availability morning and afternoon tell us what works best for you!
One Call Scheduling: We have in house schedulers ready to assist patients and ordering providers with scheduling, ordering, and procedure preparation needs. You will find this service to be fast and efficient. Please call (717) 625-5555 to schedule an appointment that meets your scheduling needs. If you choose to leave a message, tell us your name and number and we will return your call promptly.
Accreditation: Our Imaging department is “Accredited” through the American College of Radiology (ACR) and The Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Nuclear Medicine Laboratories (ICANL).
When you see the ACR gold seal, you can rest assured that your prescribed imaging test will be done at a facility that has met the highest level of imaging quality and radiation safety. The facility and its personnel have gone through a comprehensive review to earn accreditation status by the ACR, the largest and oldest imaging accrediting body in the U.S. and a professional organization of 34,000 physicians.
PACS (Picture Archiving and Communication System): Digital images are stored on a secure health care network. Through special privileging, user ID, and password protected access, your health care provider may review your diagnostic images and reports to give you timely routine or stat results. This advanced technology allows fast 24/7 reporting coverage from Board Certified Radiologists.