Digital X-ray

How long does an X-ray take?

An X-ray procedure may take only a few minutes.

Where is the X-ray done?

Your X-ray will be done in the X-ray department located within North Valley Health Center.

What is the difference between a traditional X-ray and a Digital x-ray?

The advantages of a Digital X-ray over a traditional X-ray is:

  • It’s faster
  • We can view images instantly on a computer screen
  • We can enhance images in a variety of ways to improve viewing
  • Images can be stored electronically for instant retrieval in the future, if needed
  • We avoid the chemicals used in the traditional developing process

Are X-rays covered by insurance?

Some X-rays are covered by insurance. However, it is best to call your insurance company in advance.

For more information regarding Digital X-rays, call (218) 745-4211.