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Digital X-Rays

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In order to fully assess patients at Coventry Back Pain & Sports Therapy Clinic we are able to offer Digital X-rays to diagnose a range of issues and conditions.

We understand that when you experience pain you want to know what is causing it and how it can be treated. Our Digital X-rays are quick and painless and can be used to help identify a range of problems in order to allow us to find a suitable treatment. Our highly qualified team are able to ensure that every precaution is taken to make this a safe and non invasive procedure, designed to give you an idea of where the pain is coming from and what is causing it. Where possible we are also able to suggest treatment options that you may want to consider in order to reduce the pain. If you would like to book one of our Digital X-rays then call our team now on 02476 222 002.

How A Digital X-ray Works

Digital X-rays are a type of radiation that can pass through the body in order to create an accurate internal image of someone. The rays that are passed through the body do so at different rates which and are picked up by a detector on the other side of the body which is how the image is formed. The denser the body part the more difficult it is for the ray to pass through. The image that is formed after the x-ray is almost in two tone - black and white. The darker black areas are where the rays have been easily able to pass through the body such as the lungs or the heart. The thicker, more dense areas that the rays struggle to pass through, such as bone, show up as clear white.

Common Issues Detected by Digital X-rays

We are able to identify a range of issues including:
  • Breaks & dislocation of bones
  • Fractures of body parts
  • Issues in cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Bone tumours
If you have an issue that you would like our team to help identify then call us now on 02476 222 002 to book a digital x-ray with one of our experienced professionals.