Digital X-Ray Services
We are pleased to offer digital x-ray services at many of our AppleCare locations. Our state-of-the-art x-ray system allows us to make the most accurate diagnosis as quickly as possible. All x-ray images are read by radiology groups accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.
Most AppleCare Clinics Perform X-Rays For:
- Upper Extremities (fingers, hand, wrist)
- Lower Extremities: (toes, foot, ankle, leg, knee, tibia, femur)
- Chest / Lungs
Services vary by location. Please call your local AppleCare clinic for details.
What you should know about X-rays
X-rays are the most basic form of imaging tests that allow us to view the body’s internal structures. You do not need to do anything to prepare for an X-ray and the test should not cause any major discomfort. These tests help doctors diagnose fractures, tumors, arthritis, lung damage, and more.
X-rays use small amounts of radiation to create images. Radiation exposure from an x-ray should not cause any damage to an adult or child. If you are pregnant or have received other radiation-based imaging tests in the past year, please tell your doctor. Exposure to imaging radiation can be dangerous for a developing fetus or for adults and children who have been exposed multiple times in a year.