Radiology Services – 225.258.5953
Hometown Hospitality with Big City Technology
St. James Parish Hospital knows that quality healthcare can only be provided by the most competent staff with access to the latest cutting-edge equipment. Our advanced, 100% digital Radiology Department rivals big-city competitors in diagnostic testing and offers advanced nuclear cancer screenings.
St. James Parish Hospital’s Radiology Department allows you to have the best of both worlds—high-tech equipment and skilled staff like larger hospitals but with the friendly, fast service a small hospital can provide.
Summary of Services:
- Digital Mammography
- Breast MRI
- Breast Ultrasounds
- Breast Biopsies
(needle localization or cyst aspiration)
- Bone Density Exams
- Nuclear Medicine
- Myelogram (spinal canal exam)
- CT (CAT) Scans
- Diagnostic Radiography
- Lithotripsy (kidney stone management)
Outpatient hours are from 8:00am to 5:00pm Monday through Friday, but we do work with patients to accommodate individual schedules. Same-day appointments are often available. The Radiology Department is staffed 24/7 for emergency services.
Orders may be faxed to scheduling at 225.258.5986 (Attention Scheduling). Your doctor's office must obtain insurance authorization for CT Scans, MRIs and other tests based on your insurance requirements. You will be contacted to schedule the test once authorization is complete. Results will be faxed to the ordering physician.