Archive for September, 2009

September 1, 2009

Stereotactic Breast Biopsy – What you should Know

This is a simple and safe procedure performed at various San Diego Imaging locations by our team of breast imaging specialists. Advanced computer imaging technology is used to map the precise location of the area of interest in the breast that was seen on your mammogram.

This technology aids the physician in removing a small section of the suspicious tissue with pinpoint accuracy. The sample is sent to pathologist, a physician specializing in the analysis of tissue samples under a microscope for diagnosis. The entire biopsy should take approximately an hour.

September 1, 2009

Imaging Healthcare Specialists Expands Services in Chula Vista with New South Bay Facility

New Services Improve Patients’ Access to Care

Chula Vista, CA—September 21, 2009.  Imaging Healthcare Specialists, San Diego’s largest family of independent, outpatient medical imaging centers, today announces the opening of a brand new facility in South Bay. The new center, located in the Gateway Chula Vista Building at 333 H Street, expands upon the services offered at the former location on L Street where they operated for more than 10 years.  Chula Vista residents now have convenient access to new state-of-the-art imaging equipment, more diagnostic services and a unique and personal patient experience.