9 February, 2017
You Have a Choice and It Matters!
Choice, it’s a patient’s right. Not all imaging centers are the same- quality, cost and convenience can vary greatly. At American Radiology Services (ARS) we are dedicated to delivering only the best outpatient diagnostic imaging to our valued patients. Trust is something we never...
5 January, 2017
American Radiology Introduces a New Patient Portal
We are pleased to announce that we have upgraded our website with the CONNECT Patient Portal to deliver more convenience to our patients! Patients are now able to view reports sent from the radiologist to the referring provider, view the images acquired during a visit and schedule a variety...
5 December, 2016
40 not 50 Campaign - An Important Message from Dr. John West, Breast Surgeon
Dr John West speaks on the importance of starting mammograms at age 40
18 November, 2016
Calvert Medical Imaging Center introduces The MOST Powerful Wide-Open High-Field MRI
Calvert Medical Imaging Center introduces The MOST Powerful Wide-Open High-Field MRI Precision. Clarity. Comfort.• Most spacious and comfortable 3T wide-open MRI available• 70 cm bore diameter (larger than traditional MRI) helps patients feelless restricted, decreasing symptoms of...
25 October, 2016
New lower dose 3D mammograms now available at American Radiology Services
This new form of 3D mammography delivers 45% less radiation and brings the breast compression time down to 4 seconds. As with other forms of 3D mammography, or tomosynthesis, its three-dimensional view of the breast tissue helps radiologists better identify breast lesions without the confusion of...
13 September, 2016
September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
Did you know that one in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer? It’s the second most common cancer in men, after skin cancer. Screening helps us find and treat prostate cancer early, giving you more treatment options with potentially fewer side effects. And possibly a longer...
18 August, 2016
American Radiology Services is a Registered PET Facility for the IDEAS Study
What is the IDEAS Study? • A new study to demonstrate the value of brain amyloid PET scans in Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis. • Who is eligible for a brain amyloid PET scan? Only Medicare patients who meet the Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) for brain amyloid PET established by the...
15 August, 2016
American Radiology is a Proud Sponsor of the 2016 ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk
The ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk will be held on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at Towson University. The money raised from the Baltimore ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk funds free prostate cancer testing in Maryland and is invested around the country to provide research for new treatments and educate...
1 December, 2015
American Radiology Responds to Revised Breast Screening Guidelines
In the wake of the recent revision of breast screening guidelines by the American Cancer Society, American Radiology Services continues to advocate the more widely-accepted recommendation from the American College of Radiology, the Society of Breast Imaging and the American Congress of...
14 February, 2015
February is National Heart Month! Are You at Risk for Heart Disease?
Cardiovascular Disease is the leading cause of death in the United States for both men and women. How can you find out if you are at risk? Coronary Artery Calcium Scoring Coronary Artery Calcium Scoring (CACS) can accurately detect the presence of atherosclerosis (calcified plaques in the coronary...