Diagnostic Imaging

The Diagnostic Imaging Department provides one of the most important services at UP Health System - Portage. We offer a complete range of procedures to help your physician diagnose medical problems and start you on your road to recovery.

We operate a completely digital department

  • Faster, more efficient service
  • Less radiation than traditional practices
  • More precise reports
  • Most reports to your doctor’s office within 24 hours

We use state-of-the-art equipment 

  • Digital X-ray
  • Open bore MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • 64-slice CT scanning
  • 3D mammography
  • Stereotactic Breast Biopsy
    • UPHS - Portage is the only facility in the Western Upper Peninsula ACR Accredited to perform Stereotactic Breast Biopsies
  • Nuclear medicine
  • 3D ultrasound
  • PET/CT Scanner
    • The PET/CT Scanner is used for Oncology PET/CT scans. The scanner is the same size as a regular CT scanner. 

We offer 24-hour staffing for X-rays and Computerized Tomography (CT)

We work with two radiologists to read your exams and provide a range of interventional procedures, including:

  • Needle biopsies of the breast, liver, lung, bone, thyroid and prostate
  • Pain management
    • Epidural steroid injections for back pain
    • Joint injections
  • PICC lines (Long-term IV access for medications) 
  • Fluid aspirations

Contact Us

For more information about our Radiology Department, please call 906.483.1410 or 800.573.5001 (toll-free).