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The Best of Both Worlds

High-quality images and the comfort of a truly open MRI

high-field open MRIA traditional MRI may be difficult for people for various reasons, including claustrophobia, anxiety, large body build or obesity. Our High-field Open MRI gives you the best of both worlds—the comfort of a spacious and completely open design and clear, high-quality images to make sure you get the right answer to guide your care.

If your provider recommends an MRI, where you go is up to you. By choosing Downey MRI Center, you will have a more comfortable imaging experience and your doctor will trust the high-quality results.

Watch this video on the High-field Open MRI experience.

This video was created by Center for Diagnostic Imaging (CDI) in the Seattle area. Insight Imaging is part of this national CDI network. The patient experience here at the Downey MRI Center is very similar.


It's your choice where to go for imaging care

Be confident that when choosing Downey MRI Center, you are receiving the latest in imaging technology delivered by industry experts.


Why Choose High-field Open MRI: 

  • Accommodates patients of all sizes, up to 660 lbs.
  • More comfortable (without sedation) for anxious or claustrophobic patients
  • Truly “open” with space on all sides
  • Scan times twice as fast as older, low-field open MRI scanners

Why should I choose Downey MRI Center for my MRI?

Our certified technologists are with you throughout the MRI process, helping you onto the scanner bed, monitoring you through a viewing window as they run the scanner, talking with you through a two-way communication system while your exam is underway and at your side when you need them.