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Spinal MRI

Duration of the visit

60 to 90 minutes

Duration of the examination (immobility required)

20 to 60 minutes

What is a spinal MRI?

Spinal MRIs are used to assess the vertebrae and the intervertebral discs. They are also used to evaluate lower back pain and inflammatory diseases, as well as to detect tumors.  

Book an appointment

Make sure you have your doctor’s prescription on hand to book an appointment for a magnetic resonance imaging scan (MRI).