Southern Joint Replacement Institute in Nashville, TN is equipped with the most advanced diagnostic imaging technology available to identify and diagnose causes of joint pain. Our expert radiologists use imaging to make a diagnosis, detect inflammation and damage, assess the prognosis and response to treatment and monitor disease activity, progression and remission. They are committed to diagnosing joint and bone conditions effectively, so appropriate treatment can begin with your orthopaedic specialist.

The SJRI staff prides itself on providing the best patient education when it comes to potential joint replacement surgeries. We will explain any details about recommended procedures, so you'll know what to expect every step of the way. We also encourage our patients to ask questions if they want to learn more about the specifics of an operation. Once an operation is complete, we assist in helping you reach your joint replacement recovery goals.

Latest Technology Enhances Faster Results

Imaging services at SJRI are managed by a comprehensive digital environment called Picture Archive and Communications System (PACS). This advanced technology allows your physician to access digital images and review your test results from anywhere with Internet access - typically within hours of your diagnostic imaging procedure. The PACS system enables healthcare providers to receive imaging results and information about your health quickly so that treatment can happen as soon as possible.

SJRI's imaging services include:

  • Radiology
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Open Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
  • Outpatient Imaging
  • Computed Tomography (CT)
  • Ultrasound
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Calcium Scoring Cardiac CT
  • Bone Density (DEXA)

For more information or to make an appointment, call 877-442-SJRI (7574).