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X-Ray

Visit an Adventist HealthCare Imaging location near you for your X-ray—a quick, easy way to check bones, joints and other parts of your body.

Walk-In X-Ray Tests

You don’t need to make an appointment for an X-ray. Enjoy the convenience of walk-in X-ray services at an imaging center near you. When you arrive, our technologists will put you at ease and explain what to expect.

What’s an X-Ray?

An X-ray is a noninvasive test that uses small amounts of radiation to create pictures of the inside of your body. X-rays help your doctor diagnose common conditions and injuries such as:

  • Arthritis
  • Broken bones
  • Infections, like pneumonia
  • Sinus problems

Fast Results From Digital X-Ray

Benefit from our use of safe, advanced digital X-ray technology, which limits your exposure to radiation and delivers quick, accurate results.

Pediatric X-Ray Services

Your child will be in expert hands when you choose Adventist HealthCare for X-ray services. Rely on our pediatric radiologist and other members of our staff to listen, answer your questions and help you and your child feel at ease throughout your visit.

How to Prepare for an X-Ray

You won’t need to do anything before your X-ray unless a member of your care team says otherwise.

Bring a referral from your doctor, your insurance cards and a photo ID to the imaging center. Before your test, you may need to fill out paperwork. Tell our staff if you:

  • Are allergic to IV or oral contrast
  • Are breastfeeding
  • Are pregnant or could be pregnant
  • Have diabetes or kidney disease

What to Expect

Depending on the body part you have an X-ray on, you may need to:

  • Remove some of your clothing and change into a gown.
  • Take off your jewelry.

Learn more about what to expect during an X-ray of your:

After your X-ray, you can leave and resume your normal activities.

X-Ray Results

The radiologist will review your scans and send the results to your doctor in about 24 hours.

Make an Appointment

Call 301-590-8999 to schedule your radiology or imaging service or request an appointment online.

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