Westfield Imaging Center - Summit Radiological Associates, P.A. Enhancing the Health of Our Patients
MRI Preps
No special preparation is necessary before having an MRI. Metallic objects, or items containing metal, often compromise the image quality, so please do not wear:
  • Jewelry
  • Eyeglasses
  • Any removable dental work
  • Watches
  • Hearing aids
  • Facial make-up
  • Hair accessories

Metallic items within the body may preclude some patients from having a MRI. When you schedule your appointment, please advise our staff if you have:

  • A pacemaker
  • A metal plate, pin or other metallic implant
  • Aneurysm clips
  • An artificial heart valve
  • An intrauterine device (IUD)