Medical Imaging / Radiology
- Lab & Imaging
- Medical Imaging
Radiology can help Dr. Barley quickly and accurately diagnose illnesses, symptoms, or diseases. Dr. Barley is an internal medicine doctor in NYC specializing in the early detection and treatment of diseases. With continuing medical innovations in radiology, internists like Dr. Barley have been able to diagnose and treat serious illnesses more accurately before any symptoms worsen. Preventive medicine such as maintaining a proper diet and annual physicals with Dr. Barley can help reduce the risk of heart disease, certain cancers, and other serious illnesses. Radiology and medical imaging also help Dr. Barley properly diagnose and treat any of your symptoms.
What is medical imaging?
Radiology, also known as medical imaging, is the process of creating a visual depiction of your internal organs and body. This representation of your body can help Dr. Barley analyze your health and look for any warning signs of a serious illness, which leads Dr. Barley to be more capable of treating a disease before any symptoms worsen. A radiology exam can help Dr. Barley properly diagnose you and create an effective treatment plan. If Dr. Barley feels that you would benefit from seeing another physician or specialist, he can refer you to a leading doctor, surgeon, or hospital.
Our internal medicine office can help screen for illnesses like heart disease, cancer, orthopedic conditions, and other diseases with our in-house medical lab and radiology department. Offering CAT scans and radiology examinations, Dr. Barley can quickly and accurately analyze your general health. Radiology testing can help ensure your health and well-being, while safely looking for any signs of illness.
Radiology can help:
- Determine when surgeries are necessary
- Improve diagnosis
- Gauge severity of injuries
- Aid in creating a proper treatment plan
How can a radiology exam help me?
The radiology department at our private internal medicine office in NYC can help Dr. Barley make a proper diagnosis and informed decision. Radiology is an important tool for Dr. Barley, as medical imaging can help Dr. Barley gain a deeper understanding of your health. Radiology can be used to detect the early signs of cancers or other diseases, and if Dr. Barley is able to catch a disease in its earliest stages, he is more likely to be able to create a successful treatment.
Radiology can help determine the extent of an injury such as a fracture or broken bone, but it can also detect minute irregularities. Determining the source of these irregularities drastically helps Dr. Barley when treating you.
What is nuclear imaging?
Nuclear medical imaging uses small amounts of radioactive substances, which attach to the cells of any existing tumors. This allows Dr. Barley to diagnose and analyze any existing tumors or masses within your body. Cancer screening and testing through nuclear medical imagery can detect cancers or growths that are asymptomatic or that are just beginning to form. Our radiology department uses the most advanced, safe, and accurate medical imaging systems that can help Dr. Barley precisely analyze and assess your health.
Detecting cancer or tumors early allows for Dr. Barley to plan your treatment and even refer you to a top physician or specialist. Having trained under some of the most respected hospitals and institutions like Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Dr. Barley has become one of the most highly regarded internists in New York City. Maintaining a working relationship with top physicians both in New York City and worldwide, Dr. Barley can help coordinate your treatment plan and refer you to a leading specialist.
How can I learn more about radiology?
Dr. Barley would gladly discuss any questions or concerns regarding our medical imaging. Dr. Barley, a top physician in NYC, can help treat your symptoms and illnesses, but Dr. Barley can also refer you to another leading physician or specialist if he feels your case would benefit from it. To learn more, please schedule an appointment online or call 212.758.3590.