Health Services



It is our pleasure to serve you and provide you with all of your imaging needs. Our staff is highly trained, motivated and eager to provide you with the most up-to-date quality care available in the industry today. Our department consists of five sections; Diagnostic Radiography, Ultrasound (US), Computerized Tomography (CT), Mammography, and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI).


Location: Fourth floor of the hospital
Hours: Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Appointment Line: (912) 435-6056
Services: Mammogram and Bone Densitometry


Location: Building 314
Hours: Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Appointment Line: (912) 435-5968


Appointment Line: (912) 435-5754


Appointment Line: (912) 435-5754

Computed Tomography (CT or CAT) Scan

What is a CT or CAT scan?

A CT or CAT scan is a diagnostic imaging procedure that uses a combination of x-rays and computer technology to produce cross-sectional images (often called “slices”), both horizontally and vertically, of the body. A CT scan shows detailed images of any part of the body, including the bones, muscles, fat, and organs. CT scans are more detailed than general x-rays. CT scans also minimize exposure to radiation.

In conventional x-rays, a beam of energy is aimed at the body part being studied. A plate behind the body part captures the variations of the energy beam after it passes through skin, bone, muscle, and other tissue. While much information can be obtained from a regular x-ray, a lot of detail about internal organs and other structures is not available.

In computed tomography, the x-ray beam moves in a circle around the body. This allows many different views of the same organ or structure, and provides much greater detail. The x-ray information is sent to a computer that interprets the x-ray data and displays it in 2-dimensional form on a monitor. While many images are taken during a CT scan, in many cases, the patient receives less radiation exposure than with a single standard x-ray.

CT scans may be performed to help diagnose tumors, investigate internal bleeding, or check for other internal injuries or damage.

Contact Us

(912) 435-6972

Mon-Fri 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
(except federal holidays and designated training holidays)

1st Floor of the hospital

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