Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Overview

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Overview

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) uses pulsed radio frequency and magnets to create images used for screening and diagnosis. To detect problems with blood vessels and blood flow, Magnetic Resonance Angiography (MRA), is also available.

Our advanced equipment provides clearer images, which means quicker, more precise diagnoses, even for challenging diseases and conditions such as:

Excellence in imaging

Northwestern Medicine Diagnostic Imaging MRI services are accredited by the American College of Radiology and have earned a "5-star" rating in patient satisfaction.

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    Northwestern Memorial Hospital Forms

    Please download the following forms, complete them and bring them with you to your appointment:

    Northwestern Memorial Hospital Patient Information: What to expect during your outpatient MRI visit

    Central DuPage Hospital/Delnor Hospital Patient Information: What to expect during your MRI