1.5T MRI at Mt. Zion

  • GE 1.5T MRI Scanner
  • Setinelle/Hologic Vanguard table and breast coil provide consistent high-quality images and improved patient comfort
  • MRI/MRS for assessing tumor response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy for patients with locally-advanced breast cancer

  • MR Imaging of DCIS for staging and  assessment of response to hormonal treatment
  • Early breast cancer detection
  • Image-guided biopsy
  • Pre-operative staging prior to breast conservation
  • Assessment for preoperative chemotherapy and hormone treatment
  • Non-invasive prognostic and predictive markers
  • Breast cancer diagnosis and treatment monitoring using combined MRI and optical spectroscopy
  • Breast cancer risk assessment
  • Breast tissue composition
  • Diagnostic studies in liver and female pelvis


Rates:  1.5T MRI at Mt. Zion

Core/Rate Description Internal Rate External Rate (Non-Profit) External Rate (For Profit) Rate Change Effective Date Internal Rate Change Pending External For Profit Rate Change Pending
1.5T Signa Scans (per hour) $450.00 $567.00 $567.00 N/A N/A N/A
Post-Processing (per hour) $60.00 $76.00 $76.00 N/A N/A N/A
Contrast Agent (per 20 ml bottle) $54.00 $68.00 $68.00 N/A N/A N/A
Syringes (each) $20.00 $25.00 $25.00 N/A N/A N/A