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CT Scan

What is a CT Scan?

Using computer enhanced X-rays, CT scans can distinguish between bone, tissue, fat, gas, and fluid for clear results that help your doctor diagnose the problem and prescribe an appropriate course of treatment. CT scans are used to detect and diagnose:

  • Brain tumors
  • Blood clots
  • Stroke
  • Trauma
  • Cancer
  • Enlarged lymph nodes
  • Pancreatic disease
  • Back problems

Common CT Scans offered

How Are Results Provided?

Results are provided to your doctor typically within 48 hours of your visit. Studies are read by a board-certified radiologist with North Oaks Imaging Associates, and are available to your doctor in a CD format upon request.

Schedule An Appointment Call North Oaks Patient Scheduling between 7 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. in Hammond: (985) 230-7777 and in Livingston: (225) 686-4899

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