Medical Imaging Northwest | Nuclear Medicine/PET Imaging

Radiologists- Nuclear Medicine/PET Imaging

Nuclear medicine is a branch of medical imaging that uses very small amounts of radioactive material to diagnose or treat a variety of diseases, including many types of cancers, heart disease and certain other abnormalities within the body. Positron emission tomography, (frequently combined with CT) also called PET (PET/CT) scan, is an advancement in nuclear medicine imaging that is very helpful in diagnosis of cancer and monitoring effectiveness of treatment.

Doctors who are experts in this specialty:

  • C. Zeno Andersen, MD
  • Erik N. Bjarke, MD
  • Samir P. Shah, MD
  • T. Ben Johnson, DO
  • Norman B. Levine, MD

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