The all-digital radiology department at our main facility and the Ticonderoga Campus offers a wide range of imaging services; and is often able to accommodate busy schedules. The department is open 24 hours a day for the inpatient unit at Elizabethtown Community Hospital and for both of our campuses emergency departments. Patients with a physician order are encouraged to make an appointment.
Radiologists from Associates in Radiology (Plattsburgh) read and interpret radiology exams either on-site or through the hospital's secure picture archiving & communications system (PACS). Images are read throughout the day, with radiologists providing immediate consultations for time-sensitive emergencies.
Monday-Friday 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday & Sunday 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Diagnose cancer - tumors can be seen, measured and precisely located;
Detect, diagnose and treat vascular diseases that can lead to stroke, kidney failure or death - it is commonly used to assess for pulmonary embolism (a blood clot in the lung) and aortic aneurysms (weak Spot, with potential for rupture);
Identify spinal problems and injuries to the hands, feet and other skeletal structures because it can clearly show very small bones and surrounding tissues;
Quickly identify injuries in cases of trauma
Monitor patient response to chemotherapy.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a non-invasive radiology imaging exam that aids physicians in diagnosing and treating medical conditions. MRI uses a powerful magnet, pulsed radio frequency waves and specialized computer software to produce detailed images of internal organs, soft tissues and bone.
We offer high quality Mobile MRI services at our Elizabethtown and Ticonderoga campuses.
Monday and Tuesday
9:00am – 4:00pm
To schedule an appointment: 518-585-3758
Wednesday – Friday
8:00am – 5:00pm
To schedule an appointment: 518-873-3036
Ultrasound technologists are certified by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Studies are scheduled Monday-Friday 7:30am - 3pm.
Studies performed include: general abdominal, pelvic, OB, small parts and vascular
A DXA (Dual-energy X-ray Absorptiometry) scan screens for osteoporosis.
Safe, painless and quick test that measures bone density and strength.
Used to monitor response to particular medications which can affect bone health.
The DXA unit can provide traditional hip and spine testing, body fat analysis, and tests that can indicate compression fractures.
Echocardiogram technologists are available Monday-Friday 7:30am - 2:30pm
Exams are interpreted by Lake Champlain Cardiology Associates
Contact Molly Thompson for additional information; or to schedule an appointment at (518) 873-3036.