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In-house Full Body MRI

As a leader in modern medical technology in the North Alabama region, SportsMED is proud to feature theGE 450 W HD 1.5T state-of-the-art MRI imaging system.

GE 450 W HD 1.5T

fullbody-mriThe GE 450 W 1.5T is the only one of its kind in North Alabama. The new MRI system provides uncompromised, high quality imaging, reduced diagnostic time, and advanced functionality to make definitive diagnoses. In addition, the 450 W provides a wider board diameter, acoustic reduction technology, and comfort-enhancing features all designed to help address common causes of patient anxiety.  The combination of cutting-edge technology and patient-embracing design features allows SportsMED to remain a leader in orthopaedic care.

SportsMED’s MRI department has also received the American College of Radiology Accreditation. For more information about this accreditation go to


If you are scheduled for and MRI scan, please note the following:

  • do not wear jewelry
  • do not arrive wearing clothing with metal buttons or metal embroidery


Of Note

The material on this website is for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for medical advice or treatment for any medical conditions. You should promptly seek professional medical care if you have any concern about your health, and you should always consult your physician before starting a fitness regimen. No representation is made about the quality of the podiatric services to be performed or the expertise of the podiatrist performing such services.

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