MRI CT & Ultrasound in Vancouver BC

Canada Diagnostic Vancouver No-Wait Private Medical Imaging has been providing MRI, CT and Ultrasound scans in Vancouver since 1999. We’re pleased to also offer a variety of pain management services.  Whether you are concerned about back pain, your knee, or a shoulder injury, we can provide quick access to the right scan for you. More about our Centre…

MRI

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) uses a powerful magnetic field and radiofrequency pulses to provide detailed images of the brain, spine, joints, abdomen and pelvis. Find out how …

CT

Computed Tomography (CT) uses low-dose radiation to scan bones, lungs, the heart as well as the brain, abdomen and pelvis. Learn more …

Ultrasound

Ultrasound uses sound waves to look at soft tissue and blood vessels. It can also be used to diagnose problems with the tendons/ligaments/bursa of the shoulder, hip or ankle. See how it works …

Pain Management

Our Vancouver clinic now provides therapeutic and diagnostic injections for pain management, as well as highly-concentrated platelet-rich plasma (hcPRP), an innovative new treatment to help heal muscle, tendon and ligament injuries and relieve the pain of osteoarthritis. Learn about your options …

From Our Blog

If everyone adopted four healthy lifestyle behaviors, half all all cancers could be prevented.

A recent study published in JAMA Oncology, suggests that roughly half of all cancer deaths and diagnoses in the U.S. could be prevented by adopting four healthy lifestyle attributes:   Quit Smoking Maintain a healthful weight Watch your alcohol intake Exercise 150 minutes or more per week   The results suggest that the most effective way to fight cancer is through healthful habits.   This Los Angeles Times article summarizes the findings of the large study.    

A simple test for heart disease predicts long-term mortality

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in Canadians–but the good news is that a simple test that can accurately predict long term mortality (chance of death in next 15 years) is available and it can help guide preventive management. Coronary Artery Calcification (CAC) is a reflection of disease in the arteries that supply the heart. We’ve known for a few years now, that the amount of CAC can predict whether a patient is at risk for a serious cardiac “event” in the next five years. A recent large-scale study has shown that CAC results are even more valuable:  Continue Reading…

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