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Imaging & Radiology

MRIs, CT scans, breast cancer screenings and more

When your doctor needs more information about your body to make a diagnosis or treat a medical problem, you can schedule diagnostic testing at a Ballad Health imaging center, clinic or hospital.

You’ll work with caring professionals who are always available to answer your questions and help you feel comfortable about your procedure.

Appointments are available the same day your doctor orders them, so you’ll always get timely care at a convenient location.

Imaging services and treatments

At Ballad Health, you can find any test or scan that you need, including:

  • Bone density test (DEXA scan)– Can detect osteoporosis (brittle, fragile bones) before you break a bone 
  • CT Scan, CAT scan (computed tomography) – Can confirm the presence of tumors and diagnose vascular disorders that can lead to stroke, heart attack or kidney failure 
  • Echocardiogram (TTE) – Helps your doctor determine if you are living with heart disease or the effects of long-term high blood pressure 
  • Interventional radiology – Radiologists that diagnose and treat diseases with guidance from images 
  • Mammogram (3D digital mammography) – Allows doctors to detect breast cancer in its earliest stages 
  • MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) – Widely used to detect and diagnose a variety of conditions, including sports-related injuries, heart disease and tumors 
  • PET, SPECT and Nuclear Medicine – Can detect cancer, heart disease and brain disorders while also helping manage diseases such as epilepsy and stroke 
  • Ultrasound – A noninvasive, inexpensive test that allows your doctor to examine the body for a variety of reasons, including breast screenings, pregnancy exams, guided procedures and more 
  • X-ray and fluoroscopy – Used to diagnose a variety of conditions, such as broken bones, tumors or gastrointestinal tract (GI) disorders 

Specialized tests 

Some of our diagnostic imaging tests are designed for certain areas of the body to identify specific diseases or conditions. 

  • Breast imaging – A variety of imaging services can assist your doctor in detecting and fighting breast cancer early 
  • Lung cancer screening – Utilizes low-dose CT technology to recognize signs of lung cancer in its more treatable stages 
  • Lung nodules (lesions) – Using advanced detection technology, our team can catch lung cancer and lung disease quickly, even before symptoms are evident 

Accredited, high-quality imaging 

All our Ballad Health imaging centers are accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR).

This means that all Ballad Health patients benefit from: 

  • Best practices to ensure that tests are performed the right way 
  • Accurate results 
  • Highly qualified staff 
  • Advanced technology 

Scanning safely with low-dose technology 

Your Ballad Health care team will recommend only the most helpful imaging tests and will always use the lowest amount of radiation to produce the best possible images. 

Our teams have access to effective, up-to-date technology that let us significantly reduce radiation doses, especially for children. 

Many of our medical staff throughout our Ballad Health imaging locations have also taken the Image Gently and Image Wisely pledges to protect patients by using no more radiation than needed.  

Fast, easy access to your results 

At the end of the day, we want you to receive the care you need quickly and efficiently. 

Most Ballad Health diagnostic locations use digital imaging technology that helps you get your test results quicker than traditional film images. 

Our staff can store digital images more easily and securely, and your doctor can see them at any time – from any location. 

Ready to schedule your examination? 

Do you need to schedule diagnostic testing? 

All of our Ballad Health imaging centers, clinics and hospitals are listed below – find the location that’s most convenient for you. 

Find a Specialist

View Ballad Health’s network of doctors and search by name, specialty, condition, gender and location. Or call 833-8-BALLAD for help finding a provider who offers the specific care you need.

Find a Location

View all of Ballad Health’s imaging centers below. Or call 833-8-BALLAD for help finding an imaging location with the specific care you need. 

Imaging & Radiology Locations

301 Med Tech Parkway
Suite 100
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 302-6239
36.3389361
-82.402033
103 W Stone Dr.
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 224-3176
36.5576411
-82.5518921
103 W Stone Dr.
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 224-6800
36.5576411
-82.5518921
2002 Brookside Dr
Suite 100
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 857-6202
36.5495052
-82.5188585
1 Medical Park Blvd
Bristol, TN 37620
(423) 844-5600
36.5854658
-82.256802
1230 Volunteer Parkway
Bristol, TN 37620
(423) 764-2566
36.5659174
-82.2034361
200 Med Tech Pkwy.
Lower Level, Suite 10
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 979-3888
36.3384666
-82.4045715
1 Medical Park Blvd
Bristol, TN 37620
(423) 844-1121
36.5854658
-82.256802
312 Hospital Dr.
Clintwood, VA 24228
(276) 926-0300
37.1607138
-82.4492491
300 Med Tech Pkwy.
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 302-1000
36.336104
-82.4020472
130 W. Ravine Rd.
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 224-4000
36.5540954
-82.5542585
2000 Brookside Dr.
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 857-7000
36.5509222
-82.5143556
400 North State of Franklin
Johnson City, TN 37620
(423) 431-6111
36.3076885
-82.384745
1901 S. Shady St.
Mountain City, TN 37683
(423) 727-1100
36.4533973
-81.7976793
16000 Johnston Memorial Drive
Abingdon, VA 24211
(276) 258-1000
36.7228461
-81.9118729
1420 Tusculum Blvd.
Greeneville, TN 37745
(423) 787-5000
36.1741198
-82.7904331
100 15th St NW
Norton, VA 24273
(276) 439-1000
36.931716
-82.6433645
58 Carroll St.
Lebanon, VA 24266
(276) 883-8000
36.8987894
-82.0784537
1501 W. Elk Ave.
Elizabethton, TN 37643
(423) 542-1300
36.3460801
-82.2496719
245 Medical Park Dr.
Marion, VA 24354
(276) 378-1000
36.8519149
-81.4882239
2030 Temple Hill Rd.
Erwin, TN 37650
(423) 735-4700
36.1178583
-82.4444169

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