Radiology

Radiology is the area of medicine that uses X-rays, radioactive tracers, magnetic waves and ultrasonic waves to obtain detailed images of the inside of the body. Doctors can then use those images to detect and diagnose illnesses and injuries, as well as to help develop treatment plans. To complement our imaging capabilites, our outpatient location, TMC Advanced Medical Imaging, provides high-quality and technologically advanced medical imaging to residents of Sherman and Denison and is recognized as one of the premier imaging centers in the area. Texoma Medical Center and TMC Advanced Medical Imaging offer the following radiology services:

  • Diagnostic radiology
  • Computed tomography (CT) and CT angiography
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI – MRA)
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • HD Ultrasound
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Cardiac CT Scan for Calcium Scoring
  • Digital Mammography (TMC Breast Care Center)
  • Stereotactic Breast Biopsy (TMC Breast Care Center)
  • Positron Emission Tomography (PET Scan)
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Digital X-ray
  • Full body scans (TMC Advanced Medical Imaging)
  • Breast MRI

American College of Radiology (ACR) Accredited

Breast Imaging COERadiology at Texoma Medical Center is accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR), the largest organization of radiologists in the nation. The TMC Breast Care Center is the only facility in the region to be designated as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology for achieving high practice standards after a peer-review evaluation. TMC received the BICOE designation, by being fully accredited by the ACR in:

  • Mammography
  • Stereotactic breast biopsy
  • Breast ultrasound, including the Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy module

Peer-review evaluations by board-certified physicians and medical physicists have determined that TMC has achieved high practice standards in image quality, personnel qualifications, facility equipment, quality control procedures, and quality assurance programs. TMC is also accredited by the ACR for the following:

Find out more about the many radiology services provided at TMC including X-rays, CT Scans and MRI, and what it means for you.
The most widely used and recognized imaging method for the detection of breast cancer is a mammogram. This low radiation X-ray often can detect abnormalities in the breast before anything can be felt.
Cardiac computed tomography (CT) for calcium scoring is an early detection tool for heart disease. The test is quick and painless. Find out more about this easy way to detect trouble with your heart.
Texoma Medical Center Advanced Medical Imaging provides high-quality and technologically advanced medical imaging to residents of the North Texas, and is recognized as one of the premier imaging centers in the area.
The TMC Breast Care Center uses advanced imaging and diagnostic testing, combined with personalized care, for screening and detection of breast disease.