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Services

At the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Center for Diagnostic Imaging's (CDI) convenient outpatient location in Waukesha, WI, we offer the highest quality medical imaging. The list of services below takes you to information that describes the exam and gives you an idea of what to expect before your appointment. When you are ready to schedule or if you have any questions, call us at 414-774-7226. We look forward to serving you.

High-field MRI

GE MRI scanner

Our High-field MRI captures high-quality, clear images. The technologists who operate the scanner are certified in MRI and will stay in constant communication with you throughout your scan.


CT

GE BrightSpeed CT scanner

An extremely fast scan, CT captures incredibly detailed images of your organs and vascular system, as well as your abdomen and bones. The CT program at CDI Waukesha is driven by our commitment to patient safety. We’re focused on capturing the highest quality images with the least amount of radiation.


Mammogram

Mammography machine, technologist and patient

An annual screening mammogram is recommended for women beginning at age of 40, according to the American College of Radiology (ACR) and the Society of Breast Imaging (SBI). The American Cancer Society also recommends that women have the choice to begin mammography screening at age 40. For the complete, updated ACS guidelines, click here. Then, talk with your provider to find out what's best for you. 

CDI makes getting your annual screening mammogram easy with our conveniently located center and convenient hours.

We also offer 3D mammograms(tomosynthesis) screenings.


Breast Care

women

At CDI, we know you have a choice in where you go for breast imaging services, such as annual screening mammograms and breast ultrasound or breast MRI. That’s why we tailor our breast cancer screening and diagnostic services to you in a way that best meets your needs.

Ultrasound

ultrasound

Ultrasound bounces high-frequency sound waves off parts of the body and captures the returning “echoes” as images. There is no radiation exposure or injections with this exam.


X-ray

X-ray machine

X-ray exams at CDI are quick and convenient. We are able to work patients in same-day in many cases, but we do request a call-ahead to verify insurance and wait times in order to make your experience as positive as possible. 


Bone Density

Technologist with patient before DEXA scan

A DXA test measures your bone mineral density at your hip and spine, which shows your doctor if you have osteopenia or osteoporosis. DXA uses X-ray technology that exposes you to less radiation than a standard chest X-ray (about the same amount of radiation exposure as taking a trans-continental flight). This test takes about 10 minutes and is painless. You simply lie on a special table and the machine measures your bone density.