PET/CT scans have become a critical tool in the fight against cancer, and its importance cannot be understated.
Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography (PET/CT) is a unique imaging modality that is capable of detecting cancer, Alzheimer’s disease, and cardiac disease at an early stage. A PET/CT scan can be used in the planning and management of your care, in determining therapy and in following your progress.
PET/CT is utilized in:
- Oncology – to determine the location and extent of tumor growth, as well as response to therapy
- Neurology – to aid in diagnosis of Alzheimer’s Disease and types of dementia, as well as stroke, brain tumors, and seizure
- Cardiology – to determine the perfusion and viability of the heart
We combine Dr. Rosen’s clinical expertise and our advanced PET/CT technology to provide a full range of imaging studies that detect diagnose disease that would otherwise remain hidden in the body. We’re able to scan bones, brain tissue, body cavities, and vital organs to provide your treatment team with accurate and timely diagnostic images .
By Body Location
Using our state-of-the-art PET/CT scanner, we’re able to comfortably scan the following locations for patients:
- Head & Neck
PET/CT Imaging of San Jose works closely with oncologists, neurologists, and cardiologists throughout the Bay Area to provide diagnostic imaging that’s critical from treatment of cancers, dementia, and heart disease.