All patients deserve to know that they are being scanned with the best and most advanced technology available. More valuable diagnostic data can be acquired in high field MRI scanners (3Tesla) than older, less powerful Open Architecture MRI scanners at the same cost to the patient. “Unless the patient is physically too obese to fit in a closed bore MRI, a 3Tesla MRI scan is a much better and much more valuable study than any Open Architecture MRI scan.”

Open Architecture MRI scanners rely on a much lower