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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions for your MRI with Medical Imaging Group


Q: How early do I need to come before my MRI Appointment?
A: Please arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled time and check in with the facility.

Q: How long will my MRI exam take?
A: The exam will take about an hour.

Q: What should I do to prepare for my MRI exam?
A: Wear comfortable clothing; avoid zippers, snaps, metal buckles, bra hooks or anything metal in your clothing. Remove all body jewelry. A gown will be provided if you have metal in your clothing.

Q: What medical conditions may make me a risk for an MRI?
A: cardiac pace maker/defibrillator
metal stents (ex: cardiac, renal, femoral)
brain aneurysm clips
metal slivers in your eyes
think you might be pregnant
internal pain pump

Q: Can I use lotions before my MRI?
A: NO. Please wear no body lotion the day of the exam as some lotions have tiny metal flakes in them.