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MRI? Think CDI.

A traditional MRI may be difficult for people for various reasons, including claustrophobia, anxiety, large body build or obesity. At CDI - Puget Sound, we have the widest selection of MRIs in Washington State to make the imaging experience as comfortable as possible for you, all while capturing high-quality images.

Check out our blog for great articles and videos to prepare you for an MRI experience. This article is one of our most popular, providing tips on comfortably completing your exam if you are anxious or claustrophobic.

Working with you and your provider, our scheduling team is prepared to select the MRI that is right for you. 


Open Upright MRI

  • Patient sitting in an Open Upright MRINothing in front of your face during the scan
  • Ability to watch TV for most exams
  • Located in Renton

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Watch the Open Upright MRI Commercial


High-field Open MRI

  • Hitachi Oasis Open MRISpacious and completely open design
  • High-field scanner for high-quality, clear images
  • Accommodates larger patients, up to 550 lbs.
  • Located in Kirkland and Puyallup

Take a Virtual Tour of CDI - Kirkland


High-field, Wide-bore MRI

  • Patient in an Espree MRILarge inner-bore (this is the inside of the MRI where you lay), the size of a hula hoop
  • High-field scanner for high-quality, clear images
  • Accommodates larger patients, up to 550 lbs.
  • Located in Federal Way

Take a Virtual Tour of CDI - Federal Way


High-field, Short-bore MRI

  • Avanto MRIHigh-field scanner for high-quality images with shorter scan times
  • Low-to-the-floor table for easy patient access
  • Accommodates patients up to 400 lbs.
  • Located in Lakewood and Seattle


High-field MRI




Wide-bore 3T MRI

  • 3T MRILarge inner-bore (this is the inside of the MRI where you lay), the size of a hula hoop
  • Twice the single strength of a high-field, wide-bore MRI
  • High-field scanner for high-quality, clear images
  • Accommodates larger patients, up to 500 lbs.
  • Located in Bellevue