Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is one of two facilities in the area that has a GE Discovery Series 64-slice, hybrid positron emission technology (PET) and computerized tomography (CT) scanner.Our comprehensive PET/CT program is ACR accredited and is able to provide you and your patients with the highest quality diagnostic PET/CT services currently available. Our full service program offers PET/CT scanning for the following indications:
Lahey offers same-day, diagnostic CT scans in conjunction with PET/CT thereby eliminating the need for patients to return on another day for further testing.
Lahey's dedicated PET/CT physicians are only a phone call away and can provide you with same-day, verbal results on your patient's condition upon request. In addition, written patient status reports are ready and will be faxed to you within eight business hours.
Lahey's PET/CT program is made up of a multidisciplinary team of specialists including doctors, nurses, technologists and support staff all committed to meeting the needs of you and your patients. Two board-certified physicians are highly experienced in reading PET scans, assuring you will receive the most accurate and comprehensive results possible.
Our state-of-the-art dedicated PET/CT suite was specifically designed to offer a warm and inviting atmosphere for patients during what is often a stress-inducing experience. This offers a distinct advantage over the mobile units provided at other area locations. Located off route 128 (I-95), Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is easily accessible for patients who appreciate the convenience of receiving their health care services outside of downtown Boston. We invite you to schedule your next patient's PET/CT scan with us. Our dedicated team of scheduling specialists is available to assist you throughout all stages of your patient's exam. To make an appointment, please call our PET/CT scheduling staff at 781-744-2675 or 1-866-scan-610 (1-866-722-6610). We look forward to working with you and your patients.