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Radiology and Imaging in New Jersey

 

At Hunterdon Radiological Associates, we know that you expect nothing but the best for your medical services. When visiting our medical diagnostic imaging center locations, patients receive top of the line care. We value our patients and understand their need for quality, convenience, and above all, dedication to their well-being....

Physician Owned

Hunterdon Radiological Associates is 100 percent physician-owned, which means we make the patient-doctor relationship our top priority. Our radiologists are all board certified and are available to bring you personal care. We provide state-of-the-art accredited equipment, state licensed radiology technologists, and fast results.

Advanced Medical Technology

We update all of our equipment to bring you the most accurate readings. Whether you're coming in for a 3D digital mammography, digital X-ray, or PET/CT scan, your results will be reliable. In addition to advanced technology, we also pride ourselves on expedience. We know you live a busy life, and we work hard to get you in for your appointment and on with your day as quickly as possible.

Our Location

For your convenience, Hunterdon Radiology is located in Annandale, and Hunterdon Imaging has two locations in Annandale and Flemington. Finding a doctor's appointment to fit your schedule can be a challenge, but not at Hunterdon Radiology and Hunterdon Imaging. We offer evening and weekend appointments to work with you, ensuring that your health is number one.

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Why Regular Mammography Is Important

 

Mammograms are often the first line of defense against breast cancer, particularly in women over 40 years old. Mammography can detect irregularities in the breast up to two years before doctors are able to detect lumps during physical examinations. This means cancer can be detected earlier, and the chances of effectively treating and preventing the spread of cancer are much higher. At Hunterdon Radiological Associates, we offer both digital mammography and 3-D digital mammography, which is used in conjunction with regular digital mammography to provide an enhanced look at breast tissue in special cases.

How Do Mammograms Work?

Mammography uses a low-energy X-ray to digitally image the breast tissue. The X-ray highlights irregularities such as cysts or tumors. During a mammogram, each breast is placed between two plastic paddles and compressed. This flattens the breast tissue and allows our radiologists to capture a more accurate and thorough image. During a screening mammogram, two images are taken of each breast. Diagnostic mammograms are more thorough and take more images from several angles. Diagnostic mammograms are performed after abnormalities have been seen in a screening mammogram, if nipple discharge is present or when breast lumps have been found.

Who Should Be Getting Mammograms?

Women aged 40 to 74 should be receiving regular mammography. If there is a history of breast cancer in a woman's family, mammograms should be performed yearly during this time. Women with no family history should be receiving them every two years. Any woman who has found a lump in her breast or has other breast cancer symptoms may also require a diagnostic mammogram. Women over the age of 74 should discuss mammograms with their doctor prior to booking an appointment.

Men with symptoms such as lumps in the breast tissue or nipple discharge may also require diagnostic mammography.

Book Your Mammogram Today

We understand that screening can be a stressful time for many, so for a caring and sensitive experience, book a mammogram today at our Brems Imaging Center in Annandale, NJ. Check our exam schedule for available times and contact us via email or at (908) 237-5395 to set up your mammogram.