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Diagnostic Radiology at Griffin Hospital

Griffin Imaging & Diagnostics Center at Ivy Brook

The Griffin Imaging & Diagnostics Center at Ivy Brook, located at 2 Ivy Brook Road in Shelton, combines diagnostic confidence and patient comfort in one of the most advanced imaging facilities in the state.

  • The Best Boreless MRI Image Quality in the Area
  • State-of-the-Art CT, X-ray and Ultrasound
  • Laboratory Drawing Station
  • EKG Services
  • Planetree Amenities

Diagnostic Confidence

The Griffin Imaging & Diagnostics Center at Ivy Brook offers some of the most advanced imaging and diagnostic technology available today, combined with Griffin Hospital's renowned Planetree model of care, for a more confident diagnosis and comfortable experience. Our unique capabilities enable us to provide personalized imaging and diagnostic services to patients who may have been previously underserved, including children, the elderly, claustrophobic, and larger patients. 

  • HITACHI OASIS MRI - The first in Connecticut - produces the best open MRI image quality in the state, for better diagnostic and therapeutic results.
  • Philips iU22 Ultrasound - This high resolution scanner produces a new level of distortion free images. Vascular, musculoskeletal, general, gynecological, and small part sonography is offered at the Center.
  • Digital Radiography (DR) - The Center’s state-of-the-art Digital X-ray room is configured to meet the needs of geriatric, pediatric, and bariatric patients. Special radiation-reduction technology delivers the lowest dose possible while maintaining optimal imaging.
  • GE 16-Slice Lightspeed Xtra CT - The first GE wide-bore scanner in the state boasts special bariatric capabilities as well as low-dose radiation protocols for children. The Center is registered with the American College of Radiology's "Imaging Gently" campaign which promotes low dose CT scanning for children.

Patient Comfort and Convenience

As a Planetree facility, the Center is designed entirely around the patient experience, with the sensitivity of Griffin Hospital's renowned model of personalized care:

  • Comfortable furnishings
  • WiFi Internet with PC access
  • High-definition TV
  • Saltwater aquarium
  • Interactive children's waiting area
  • Refreshment station

To help manage busy schedules, the Center offers:

  • Diagnostic lab services, including phlebotomy
  • Pre-admission testing
  • EKG services
  • Instant access to images upon request
  • Stat reads and on-site consultation upon request
  • Same-day scheduling

Services

  • Computerized Tomography
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Radiography (X-Ray)
  • Ultrasound Imaging
  • Blood Draw & Testing
  • EKG

Radiology Services at Griffin Hospital and Griffin Imaging & Diagnostics Center at Ivy Brook are provided by physicians from Jefferson Radiology, the largest radiology group in Connecticut. Jefferson Radiology subspecialists include fellowship trained musculoskeletal and pediatric imaging specialists affiliated with Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.

A Trusted View - Clinical Excellence

Radiology Services at Griffin Hospital and Griffin Imaging & Diagnostics Center at Ivy Brook are provided by physicians from Jefferson Radiology, the largest radiology group in Connecticut. Jefferson Radiology subspecialists include fellowship trained musculoskeletal and pediatric imaging specialists affiliated with Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.

Griffin Imaging & Diagnostics Center at Ivy Brook has a radiologist on staff every day, usually a body imaging specialist. Our Griffin PACS Imaging System is also linked real time to the entire team of Jefferson Radiology physicians in Hartford via fiber-optic cable. This link provides all Jefferson Radiology physicians immediate access to radiology studies as they are being performed, enabling consultation with any of the radiologists at Griffin Hospital or Griffin Imaging & Diagnostics Center at Ivy Brook. Our radiologists are always available for consultation with referring physicians and our
pediatric patients’ parents.

To insure optimum image quality using minimum dose, the radiologists and entire staff of the Griffin Imaging & Diagnostics Center at Ivy Brook are committed to the American College of Radiology’s
(ACR) Image Gently Campaign, minimizing radiation doses for pediatric patients.
 
Radiology subspecialities include:

  • Musculoskeletal Imaging
  • Neuro Radiology
  • Cardiothoracic
  • Oncologic Imaging
  • GI/GU
  • Ultrasound
  • Mammography
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Emergency Radiology

 

Appointments

Call Griffin Hospital Central Scheduling at (203) 732-7101.

Location
(203) 732-1440 or (203) 732-1451

Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

2 Ivy Brook Rd. Ste. 130
Shelton, CT 06484-6416

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