When you have imaging done at Leon Medical Centers, we make it as comfortable, fast and safe as possible. You’ll be treated with the respect and kindness that all of our ladies and gentlemen experience at Leon.
We’ve recently upgraded our state-of-the-art equipment, so you’ll benefit from the latest technology. If you choose, we’ll even pick you up and drive you to and from your appointment in our comfortable buses. It’s free and one less thing for you to worry about.
Get Your Imaging Done in One Place
You may receive your diagnostic imaging done in one place at Leon Medical Centers. No need to visit different clinics. Your doctor will provide an order for your test, without the inconvenience of getting a referral for any diagnostics.
Advanced Technology Designed With Your Comfort in Mind
We have the latest technology to make sure your imaging is quick and accurate. Our state-of-the-art equipment is designed for patients so your diagnosis is easier and more comfortable. And, of course, it all takes place in the friendly, relaxing environment Leon is known for.
MRI: The Only MRI Caring Suite in Miami-Dade County
Our MRI Caring Suite is the only one of its kind in all of Miami-Dade County. Why is that special? Because you can customize the MRI environment to create an experience that soothes you. Choose the lighting colors and images. Play your favorite music. Pick from different visual experiences displayed on the ceiling’s flat screen or large flat TV while you’re getting the MRI.
Our wide-bore MRI has:
- A wide opening that helps you have a more comfortable, spacious-feeling experience
- Excellent image quality
- Feet-first imaging for your comfort
CT Scan: Lower Radiation and Better Accuracy
Our CT scan machines have recently been upgraded to the latest technology. They work faster and more smoothly than ever. You’ll be in and out of the CT scan in seconds. Even if you have breathing or heart problems, we hope it eases your mind to know this new technology allows us to scan you rapidly and safely.
Our CT Scan has:
- Excellent image quality
- Lower radiation dose by 40%
- New software that allows us to adjust your radiation exposure
- Better accuracy
Mammograms: Fast Scans in a Spa-Like Setting
If you need a mammogram, we invite you to visit our Leon Women’s Health Institute for a relaxing, spa-like experience. Enjoy a peaceful, tranquil atmosphere with calming music and aromatherapy. Relax in a beautiful and comfortable gown. Sip your choice of tea or water while you wait.
Our mammography machines have:
- A more comfortable design with curved breast paddles
- The fastest scan available — less than 4 seconds
- A quicker compression process to improve patient comfort
- Lower false-positive – up to 40%
Ultrasounds: Accurate and Fast
Ultrasounds are fast and painless at Leon Medical Centers. Our advanced equipment shortens scan time, so you’ll be finished before you know it.
Our ultrasound machines have:
- Better technology that works for each patient’s body type
- High-quality images
Our special disinfection device for ultrasound probes keeps you from being exposed to harmful disinfectant chemicals. You can be assured every device is clean and decontaminated.
X-rays: Fast and Reliable
Our new X-ray detectors ensure you get the best images the first time, so you don’t have to come back to repeat the exams.
Our X-rays have:
- Better image quality
- Lower radiation doses
DEXA: Keeping Your Bones Healthy
Our DEXA machines use X-rays to measure your bone density (thickness). Sometimes it can be hard to move your body around during a scan. With our larger DEXA table, you won’t have to. It offers a more comfortable experience because you don’t have to change positions.
Our DEXA machines have:
- High-resolution images that make it easier to see problems
- Fast exam times and low-dose X-rays
Leon Medical Centers offers our patients an extensive range of laboratory exams to be used by all medical specialties, which includes; Hematology, Microbiology, Pathology, Immunology.
At Leon, we can get results in about 24 hours for the following tests:
- Comprehensive Metabolic Panel
- Hepatic Function Panel
- Uric Acid
- CBC with differential and platelet count
- Hemoglobin and Hematocrit
- Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
- Coagulation Test
- Urine Test
One Place for Care
At Leon Medical Centers, you can expect a seamless experience during your care.
Our diagnostics department, urgent care centers and other departments share the same electronic health record. This helps our team work better together on your plan of care. It’s also accessible if you need care while traveling to another city, state or country.
Related Departments, Programs and Services
You deserve the highest level of care. That’s why we work with a number of Leon Medical Centers’ departments, programs, medical services and contracted independent specialists. These include: