Before Your Exam

At Highline Radiology, we strive to provide a safe and comfortable patient experience. In order to ensure the efficiency of your visit, please let us know if any of these conditions apply:

  • Pregnancy
  • Pacemaker
  • Claustrophobia
  • History of kidney problems
  • Skin tattoos
  • Neurostimulators (TENS-unit)
  • Implanted drug infusion device (i.e. insulin pump)
  • Exposure of metal fragments to your eye
  • Artificial heart valves
  • Aneurysm clips
  • Cochlear implants
  • Metallic implants and prosthesis
  • Vascular stent or stent graft
  • History as a metal worker
  • Shrapnel or bullet wounds
  • Dorsal column stimulators
  • Allergy to iodine or gadolinium
  • History of diabetes
  • Other conditions you believe to be relevant

In order to provide the highest level of comfort during your visit, here’s a quick checklist to help you prepare for your appointment.

Do not wear jewelry of any kind or material

No shiny shirts

Leave valuables at home