Why Driscoll Children's Hospital?
At Driscoll Children's Hospital, our Radiology team knows injuries and diseases affect a child's growing body in unique ways. Suitable equipment and precise protocols specially configured for children are needed to accurately diagnose problems and minimize radiation exposure. Every Driscoll Children's Hospital patient, from a newborn to a high school athlete, receives specialized support and care.
Leading the Way
Driscoll Children's Hospital is a leader in pediatric radiology, performing more than 60,000 procedures per year. We offer a complete range of services for the evaluation of pediatric disease including MRI, CT, ultrasound, fluoroscopy, nuclear medicine, X-ray, and interventional radiology. Our Nuclear Medicine Department, and our ultrasound programs are accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR).
Smaller body parts require child-friendly technology and our high-speed scanners reduce the time of scans and the possible need for sedation. Driscoll Children's Hospital is the first pediatric hospital in the Texas to offer VCT scanner capabilities with our newest piece of equipment, the GE 64-slice VCT scanner.
Care Designed for Children
Our technologists, nurses, child life specialists and management team interact with children every day and understand their special needs. Our facilities are less intimidating, customized for kids and ideal for children.