In diagnosing and treating medical illnesses and injuries, doctors sometimes have to use imaging technologies which utilize medical radiation. The Radiation Right® policy was designed to ensure patients are protected when undergoing these diagnostic imaging procedures. Here at the Medical Center of Lewisville, the care and safety of our patients is our top priority, and that is why Radiation Right® is so important to us.
So How Does Radiation Right® Work?
There are three components to Radiation Right® that ensure our patients are protected from unnecessary radiation. They are:
The Right Exam—Before deciding on a diagnostic imaging procedure requiring the use of medical radiation, your doctors will consider alternative exams, if available. They will also notify you of any risks and benefits of the chosen procedure.
The Right Site—Another important component of Radiation Right® is that radiation … Read More »