Imaging Services

Nationally Recognized Leaders in Radiology

Imaging services at University Health combine leading-edge technology, highly trained staff and patient-focused care. Our staff includes nationally recognized leaders in the field of radiology. We’re committed to providing outstanding care. In fact, several of our facilities have achieved the American College of Radiology accreditation — a designation that means we consistently meet or exceed national quality assurance and safety guidelines.

Where Skill Meets Compassion

University radiologists are fellowship trained and many have advanced certifications in lab technology. Expertise doesn’t stop with our radiologists. Our team also consists of certified technologists and nurses with advanced certification.

We’re committed to providing high-quality radiologic imaging services to help diagnose and treat a variety of conditions. Whether you come in for a routine imaging service or for an interventional radiologic procedure, you’ll be treated like family the moment you walk in our door.

Accurate Readings by Specialized Radiologists

Most imaging programs have general radiologists who read all images. At University, we have specialized radiologists for each field. University radiologists consistently focus on one area, such as bone, heart or brain. This focused experience and expertise contributes to quality results.


The radiologists at University Health are subspecialized, with advanced training and expertise focused in a particular area such as bone, heart or brain. We meet a variety of medical needs, ranging from routine imaging services, such as mammograms and X-rays, to groundbreaking procedures.

Our services include:

  • CT
  • DEXA
  • MRI
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Ultrasound
  • X-ray


In addition to imaging services, our team offers imaging and intervention expertise in

these specialty areas:

  • Brain and spine imaging and intervention
    • Functional MRI
    • Myelogram
    • Brain perfusion
    • Stroke imaging
    • DAT scan
  • Bone and joint imaging and intervention
    • Joint pain management
    • Bone biopsies
  • Breast imaging and intervention
    • Digital mammography
    • Digital tomosynthesis
    • Breast MRI
  • Cancer imaging and intervention
    • Tumor ablation
    • Chemoembolization
    • Biopsies
  • Transplant imaging and intervention
  • Cardiac imaging
    • Calcium scoring
  • Pediatric imaging and intervention
  • Vascular imaging and intervention
  • Abdominal imaging and intervention
  • Urologic imaging and intervention
  • Chest and lung imaging and intervention
    • Lung cancer screening
  • Women’s imaging and intervention
    • Uterine fibroid embolization


Our partnership with UT Health San Antonio gives us access to the latest technology, clinical research and advanced treatments. We offer innovative care not commonly found in other health systems.

Some of our advanced treatments include:


Every image is read by a University radiologist. Your ordering physician will have your image results within 24 hours, offering peace of mind and the opportunity for quick action.


For your convenience, we offer standard imaging services at multiple locations throughout South Texas. Full imaging services are available 24/7 at University Hospital.

University facilities feature leading-edge equipment that uses low-dose radiation and offers quality images fast. With multiple scanners in key areas of the hospital, such as the Emergency Department and surgical units, our patients get the radiology procedures they need quickly. We even have portable CT scanners that can be brought to patients to enhance their comfort and safety in critical situations.