About

Medical imaging is a powerful tool that provides you and your physician with a complete, accurate and often early diagnosis. When physicians refer their patients to DVR, we focus on delivering an experience that is safe, secure and comfortable for each and every patient.

At Desert Valley Radiology (DVR), we understand how important high quality radiology is to your health – which is why we offer the most technologically advanced imaging resources in the Phoenix area and an unprecedented level of service.

The DVR Difference:

  • Radiology excellence in the valley for over 20 years
  • Physician owned and focused on outpatient imaging
  • Exceptional customer service in a compassionate environment
  • Same day / next day appointment availability
  • Quick turnaround of images and findings
  • Best cash pay and payment plans offered on all exams
  • Six convenient valley wide locations

For Patients

Desert Valley Radiology provides a full array of diagnostic imaging services with specialty focus in Sports Medicine/Musculoskeletal Radiology, Neuroradiology and Women’s Imaging. We utilize the latest technology in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Computed Tomography (CT), Digital Mammography, Ultrasound, X-ray & Fluoroscopy and Vascular imaging studies.

Our Radiologists, who are specialists in their field of medicine, are the foundation of the services we provide. Each of our Radiologists are Board Certified by the American Board of Radiology and many have fellowship training in their area of expertise. Our staff of Technologists are here to offer each patient their support – to answer any questions and provide the best possible care from the time a patient enters our facility to the completion of their exam.

All of us at Desert Valley Radiology understand that a patient’s time is valuable. For this reason, we strive to offer timely appointments, peaceful waiting areas with reduced wait times and quick test results. We thank you for your trust and confidence in us.

To schedule an exam at the most convenient time, please contact us today.

Why do Physicians Choose Desert Valley Radiology?

Imaging Expertise / Advanced Technology.

At Desert Valley Radiology, we utilize the latest technology to provide a full array of diagnostic imaging services. Imaging equipment has become so advanced that we can examine muscles, organs and blood vessels without invasive procedures and in the comfort of an outpatient setting. Our services include: Advanced CT, Digital Mammography, MRI, Ultrasound, X-ray and Fluoroscopy, Image Guided Biopsy and Vascular imaging studies.

Same-day / Next-day Appointments.

Physicians that choose Desert Valley Radiology for their patients know that DVR uses a caring approach and imaging expertise to deliver an experience that is safe, secure and comfortable. Our scheduling staff makes it easy to refer and schedule patients for their imaging exams, while also ensuring that patients have all of the information they need to prepare for their appointment.

Quick Turn-around of Images and Findings.

The Radiologists and staff at Desert Valley Radiology know that when medical imaging is necessary, quick turn-around of images and reports is important. We strive to offer the most prompt delivery of reports and images and we utilize a powerful online system that allows physicians to quickly access patient images and exam results.

Specialty-Trained Radiologists.

At Desert Valley Radiology, our physicians are the foundation of the services we provide. Each of our Radiologists are board-certified by the American Board of Radiology and most have specialty training in their area of expertise. Their specialties include neuroradiology, musculoskeletal imaging, abdominal imaging, women’s imaging and head and neck imaging.

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