General radiology is a term used to describe basic x-ray procedures. Many x-ray procedures require no preparation and can be done at any time during our office hours. Patients may walk in for these studies without an appointment. However, they may on occasion experience a short wait depending on how heavily we are scheduled. Below are listed the most common examinations that do not require an appointment.
- Abdomen x-rays or KUB's.
- Extremity x-rays (hand, foot, leg, etc.).
- Chest x-rays.
- Nasal bones (facial bones).
- Ribs and sternum.
- Scoliosis survey.
- Spine, cervical, lumbar and thoracic.