Rural and smaller hospitals often serve as a beacon in their communities, bringing economic stability and health care to citizens who deeply need it. These hospitals provide jobs for new residents and improve the quality of life so that more people will be drawn to the surrounding area.
Similar to the ways that the slick surfaces and poor visibility of winter cause an increase in injury, the beautiful, sunny days of summer are also responsible for an upturn in injuries that require X-rays or other diagnostic scans.
Here at Lubbock Diagnostic Radiology, we offer many specializations to accommodate the wide range of radiology needs in our area. One of those specializations is the CT Scan, which is extremely effective and one of the most commonly used scanning methods in radiology today.
Pregnancy can be a whirlwind of emotions for everyone involved, especially if the expecting parents are experiencing pregnancy for the first time. The vast amount of incoming medical information, coupled with the uncertainty of the future can be overwhelming, to say the least.