Exams We Offer: Pediatric Imaging
Our team at Johns Hopkins Medical Imaging is dedicated to providing a safe, comfortable and friendly environment for children and their families.
The division of Pediatric Radiology always offers radiation-free and low-dose options for pediatric imaging. Our team performs procedures using diagnostic tests, including ultrasound, X-ray, CT, MRI and nuclear medicine.
After reviewing the images, our pediatric radiologists work closely with your child’s doctors to develop a comprehensive care plan.
Exams by Location
Medical Imaging Locations
|Procedure||Bethesda||Columbia||Green Spring Station||White Marsh|
*the patient must be older than 5 years old, can hold still for at least 10 minutes, and CT does not require contrast. The patient must be 8 or older for contrast CT exams.
**The patient cmust be older than 5 years old for non-contrast MRI exams. Must be 8 or older for contrast MRI exams.(varies from 30 minutes to over an hour)
***Vascular exams must be scheduled at the Children’s Center. Infant Hip, Neonatal Head and Spine unltrasounds cannot be performed at Bethesda or Columbia.
|Procedure||The Johns Hopkins Hospital||Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center||Sibley Memorial Hospital||Suburban Hospital|
PATIENT RESOURCESPediatric Radiology Coloring Book
This coloring book was designed to assist in explaining imaging procedures for your child. There is space to color, draw pictures and solve a brain maze! Don't forget to collect autographs from all the people you meet during your exam.
Why Choose Johns Hopkins Medical Imaging?
Johns Hopkins Medical Imaging brings the world-class expertise of Johns Hopkins to your community. Why does expertise matter? Because you matter. Here is how we do it:
We set the standard for other radiologists around the world.
#1 Radiology Department
We are the top-ranked radiology department by U.S. News and World Report.
Doing the right study with high quality increases accuracy.
Your Safety Is Always Our Priority
We take comprehensive safety measures to minimize any possible risk.
Our dedicated staff work in their exclusive fields and are trained to the same high standards.
We’re here to make you feel safe and comfortable during your appointment.