United Hospital is proud to offer patients innovative and state-of-the art medical imaging. We maintain a full range of advanced diagnostic technology, including general radiography X-ray, computerized tomography (CT scan), MRI, interventional radiology and nuclear medicine.
X-rays are a form of electromagnetic radiation, just like visible light. In a health care setting, a machines sends are individual x-ray particles, called photons. These particles pass through the body. A computer or special film is used to record the images that are created.