At PET/CT Imaging of San Jose we charge less than most other facilities, your co-pay is typically lower.
You will receive only one bill. Hospital imaging is typically more expensive and you receive at least two bills – one from the hospital and one from the radiologist.
Appointments Made Easy
Diagnostic tests can be stressful. Here’s how we’ll take some of your stress away.
At PET/CT Imaging of San Jose you don’t have to wait a long time to get an appointment. If needed, we accommodate same day appointments.
Your doctor will receive results within 24 – 48 hours.
Our imaging center is located in an easily accessible location- so you don’t have to navigate your way through large medical facilities.
We’re here to help you through the process. We’ll ease your mind by explaining everything that will happen, how long things will take and when you will hear the results.
WHY CHOOSE US?
PET/CT Imaging of San Jose provides exceptional, patient-focused care close to home. We pride ourselves on providing the clarity and expertise for a consistent diagnosis. Our medical director, Board Certified in Nuclear Medicine and our specialty-trained radiologists will take the time to answer your questions and provide reports to your referring provider within 24-48 hours.
Our experienced staff is here to provide you with an exceptional experience in a compassionate environment from the time you schedule your appointment until well after you have returned home and spoken with your referring provider.
We are leaders in diagnostic imaging.
We have provided exceptional PET/CT services to Santa Clara Area since 2001 and remain one of the region’s most trusted PET/CT centers. We proudly score above the national average for patient satisfaction. Our dedicated team of schedulers, staff, technologists, our Board Certified Nuclear Medicine Medical Director and Board Certified radiologists work together to create a comfortable, calm environment – ensuring you are scheduled quickly, that all your questions are answered and that your doctors receives your results quickly.
Same day (CT w/o contrast), and next day PET scan appointments on availability
We obtain most authorizations
Lower patient cost per scan
High quality images with less radiation per scan
Custom radiology reports from a John-Hopkins trained radiologist
24 hour turnaround, including wet reads when necessary
Centrally located by Valley Medical Hospital with easy access and free parking
We provide free transportation for our non-ambulatory PET scan patients
Patient Care is our top priority
Commitment to Advancing Care
Medical Director Ron S. Rosen, MD
Dr Rosen earned his medical degree from the Sackler School of Medicine, and finished his residency at Good Samaritan Hospital. He completed a two year residency in nuclear medicine at Georgetown University and a one year fellowship at Johns Hopkins Hospital in 2004. Dr Rosen is a Diplomate of the American Board of Radiology and has conducted research at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He has been a faculty member of The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and is a published author and speaker on a variety of medical topics. Dr Rosen joined PET/CT IMAGING OF SAN JOSE in 2006.
Medicare-Funded Study for PET Imaging in Dementia Care
PET/CT Imaging of San Jose is pleased to take part in the ground-breaking IDEAS study. The Imaging Dementia – Evidence for Amyloid Scanning (IDEAS) Study will determine the clinical usefulness of brain PET scans to determine the presence of and treat Alzheimer’s disease. Patients will be enrolled by participating dementia specialists and must be a Medicare beneficiary aged 65 or older who meets the appropriate use criteria for the study. Please visit the IDEAS website for more about our participation in this study.
Advanced Diagnosis of Cognitive Decline
We offer a number of advanced diagnostic tracers for diagnosing cognitive decline – including Neuroceq, Amyvid, and Vizamyl. PET/CT Imaging of San Jose is the only facility in the area to offer all three choices to patients and their physicians.
We use advanced imaging technology for high-quality PET/CT services. We have special expertise in caring for elderly patients, and patients with anxiety or claustrophobia. We can accommodate patients up to 400 lbs. on our Siemens Biograph 64/40.
You have a choice when selecting your imaging provider. We will show you that you have made the right choice coming to us. At PET/CT Imaging of San Jose, we offer custom reads and superior reports from a John-Hopkins trained, Board Certified Nuclear Medicine physician who interprets your images and provides your referring physician an accurate diagnosis within 24-48 hours.
Patient comfort is at the heart of everything we do. With that, we also want to make your day easier. At PET/CT Imaging of San Jose, we offer PET/CT services on our Siemens Biograph 64/40, PPO prior authorization services and immediate appointment availability.