Cardiac MRI at Chenies Mews Imaging Centre
Cardiac MRI is commonly regarded to be the most accurate non-invasive method of assessing the structure and function of the heart, often providing valuable information which may not be achievable using other imaging methods such as x-ray or ultrasound.
Cardiac MRI can provide clinical information which enables early diagnosis of abnormalities of the heart and guide physicians in decision making for effective treatment.
During your visit to the Chenies Mews Imaging Centre, we will use the latest scanning technology available and powerful computers to create a clear picture of your heart, the heart valves, major blood vessels and surrounding structures, enabling us to:
Our expert team of radiographers and cardiologists are experienced in obtaining the highest quality imaging, whilst maintaining your comfort at all times. Whilst the duration and complexity of a cardiac MRI scan will vary from patient to patient, scans typically take between 30-60 minutes to complete. We are committed to offering flexible appointment times that suit the patient, and the reassurance that your scan will be reported by a world-renowned specialist within 24 hours or less. Please contact our referrals team if you would like to arrange an appointment, discuss a referral, or if you have any questions about cardiac MRI.
The leading edge of cardiac MRI
- Diagnose a variety of cardiovascular problems
- Examine the size and thickness of the chambers of the heart
- Detect and evaluate the effects of coronary artery disease, or damage caused by a heart attack
- Detect the build up of plaque and blockages
- Plan your treatment for cardiovascular problems