The Radiology department at UnityPoint Health – Meriter provides diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to assist in patient care.
We are committed to putting patient and staffs' safety first. Radiologists and x-ray technologists are trained and are dedicated to using the minimum amount of radiation necessary to obtain the needed results.
Patients requiring imaging procedures need a referral and order from their physician. Routine studies are scheduled in advance. Emergency procedures are performed as requested. Appointments for outpatient work are necessary and can be made by calling (608) 417-6288.
Radiology Clinic Services
Our Radiology department is located within UnityPoint Health – Meriter hospital. We also offer medical imaging and x-ray services at the following clinics:
The American College of Radiology (ACR) has awarded accreditation status to several UnityPoint Health – Meriter Radiology department specialties, including Nuclear Medicine, Ultrasound, MRI, Mammography and CT. To obtain ACR accreditation, a facility must meet the highest level of image quality and patient safety. It is awarded only to facilities meeting ACR Practice Guidelines and Technical Standards after a peer review evaluation by board-certified physicians and medical physicists who are experts in the field. Image quality, radiation safety, personnel qualifications, adequacy of facility equipment, quality control procedures and quality assurance programs are assessed.
Our Radiology department first reached this status in 2007 and re-accredited in 2010. Computer Tomography (CT) achieved accreditation in 2010. Molecular Medicine & PET/CT were accredited in 2011.
UnityPoint Health – Meriter hospital is the first hospital in Madison to be awarded ACR accreditation.
Turville Bay MRI & Radiation Oncology Services
Turville Bay MRI & Radiation Oncology Center is a joint venture between UnityPoint Health – Meriter and SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital – Madison. Turville Bay has a MRI Suite located within the Radiology department at the UnityPoint Health – Meriter hospital. Turville Bay also has a location in the Radiology department in SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital – Madison.
Our MRI Centers provides diagnostic imaging, which is considered the finest among clinical settings today. Each Turville Bay MRI Center provides quality imaging by highly trained technologists for a fast and accurate diagnosis. Turville Bay's MRI diagnostic technology is powerful and allows us to provide an excellent patient experience. Spacious support for the patient, beautiful light-filled suites, and caring technologists keep patients comfortable and confident throughout the procedure.
Turville Bay MRI & Radiation Oncology Center, focuses on care from a team of healthcare experts that are devoted to you. Turville Bay's Radiation Oncology Center delivers radiation therapy for the treatment of cancer and other illnesses, stereotactic radiosurgery to treat abnormalities without invasive surgery, and palliative care to relieve symptoms and reduce suffering.
Turville Bay is accredited by the ACR (American College of Radiology) in both MRI & Radiation Oncology.