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CT Scan

Phone: 859-879-2359

A CT scan takes a large number of x-rays, the information from which is analyzed and assembled by a computer to create a three-dimensional image of the body part being studied.

Important Information:

  • Appointments are made through the Radiology department.
  • A written Physicians order is required at time service.
  • Patients are required to register prior to service
 

Special Testing Requirements:

  • Creatinine level is needed for patients age 60 or older for IV contrast to be given.
  • Weight limit of 300 lbs., and a girth size of 50 cms. or less.
  • Patients may pick up contrast the day before procedure if desired, call radiology to arrange.