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



Rate Description Unit Internal Rate External Rate Rate Change Effective Date Internal Rate Change Pending External Rate
Change Pending
Human Imaging Core Services 1.5T Signa Scans hour $450.00 $567.00      
Post-Processing hour $60.00 $76.00      
Contrast Agent 20 ml bottle $54.00 $68.00      
Syringes each $20.00 $25.00