Patient Guides to Imaging Studies (Gettysburg)
The WellSpan Gettysburg Hospital Imaging Services' Patient Education Manual is designed to answer your questions related to the many imaging procedures available to you and your family. The information provided on this site is intended to provide very basic information about your exam your physician would like you to have. Click on the appropriate link below to learn more about the study you will undergo (i.e., its purpose, preparation, what to expect, risks and benefits):
Should you have additional questions, please contact your doctor. You may also want to visit RadiologyInfo: The radiology information resource for patients.
Please note that Pennsylvania Department of Health regulations specify that diagnostic radiology, therapeutic nuclear medicine and diagnostic nuclear medicine services may be performed only upon the written order of a licensed practitioner. Please bring your physician's written order to your appointment.