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Precise Diagnosis and Personalized Care

Pediatric Radiology of Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center provides a full range of imaging services for pediatric conditions. Our dedicated doctors and technologists work with children every day, performing thousands of imaging exams each year. We see a lot of children, but we never forget that each one is a unique individual. Our in-depth knowledge of pediatric radiology helps us obtain the very best images for diagnosing and treating your child's condition.

Each procedure begins with a conversation with your imaging technologist, who will describe the exam to you and help to answer any questions. After the test, a pediatric radiologist will read the images and provide a detailed report for the referring doctor. We work closely with the referring physician and, when appropriate, with other specialists here at Tufts MC. This collaborative approach is crucial to making a fast, precise diagnosis for your child's condition.

Pediatric Radiology uses safe, state-of-the-art equipment to image every part of the body. Our services include:

  • Ultrasound
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • X-rays
  • Computerized tomography (CT) scanning
  • Neuroradiology
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Interventional radiology
  • Angiography

Less Worry for You and Your Child

We know how stressful imaging tests can be for your child and you. Fortunately, our experienced technologists understand how to make children comfortable during their exam. In addition, our team places a high priority on communicating with you throughout the diagnostic process.

A Team Approach to Pediatric Imaging

Exceptional teams call for exceptional people. Our section chief Donald Tracy, MD leads a team of board-certified physicians who provide the very best in personalized care.

When necessary, other specialists from the Tufts MC Department of Radiology in areas such as neuroradiology, interventional radiology and nuclear medicine may provide care for your child.