Radiology Blog

Teleradiology Presents Ethical Advantages Over Traditional Radiology Services

Monday, January 20, 2014

“What? You mean a doctor in another state is looking at my tests?” For some patients, the notion of teleradiology raises some immediate concerns. After all, building a relationship with a specific physician is often a priority, and learning that their X-ray, MRI or other test was reviewed and interpreted by an unfamiliar doctor might [...]

The Cloud Is Revolutionizing Radiology Services

Friday, January 10, 2014

Cloud computing is changing the face of how we do everything online today, from how we store our personal documents and photos to how we manage our workflow in the office. Nowhere is the cloud roving more revolutionary and useful than in the field of health care. Even with security still a concern, cloud services [...]

Not Everyone Can Do That!

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

When one lives outside of a large metropolitan area, or when traveling or visiting a rural area, or even in a large city in the wee-hours of the night and they experience a health-care crisis (no, don’t worry, this article isn’t about the Affordable Care Act) they may find one of the most important aspects [...]

ONRAD Acquires Shafaie Enterprises, LLC

Thursday, April 11, 2013

RIVERSIDE, CA – ONRAD, Inc., a full service radiology provider, announced the acquisition of Shafaie Enterprises, LLC of Chicago, IL. With the addition of Dr. Shafaie and his practice, ONRAD further extends its presence in the Midwest imaging market by adding a number of new Orthopedic, ENT, Urology, and free-standing imaging facilities to its existing [...]

False-Positive Mammograms: Balancing Patient Fear with Patient Care

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Recently, the Los Angeles Times published an article entitled “False-positive mammograms take mental toll, study finds.” As a radiologist in Los Angeles. I am , of course concerned  with and sympathetic to the anxiety created when an abnormality is detected on a screening mammogram. I believe there are several important issues not addressed in the [...]