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3D-Casting:  Coming Soon!

We will soon be offering an alternative to traditional casts made with 3D technology and carbon fiber resin. These casts are created using a digital imaging that measures the area needing casted and then is printed in the 3D printer. The cast can be taken off and on, provides support for your injury and is waterproof! 

In Preparation

Coming Soon to Wasilla, AK at Valley Imaging Center

What to Expect

Coming Soon to Wasilla, AK via Valley Imaging Center

3d printed cast
  • Made of Lightweight Materials

  • Ease of Access to the Affected Limb

  • Comfortable Design

  • Water-Resistant

Benefits of 3D Casts for Fracture Repair

3d printed cast
3d printed cast

Imaging Preps

Mammogram

  • Please arrive without any perfumes, deodorizers or powders.

Ultrasound 

  • For Children - These exams vary, please call our office for instructions.

  • For Abdominal, Aorta studies, Renal Arteries & Elastography - please refrain from eating or drinking for 6-8 hours prior to your exam.

  • For Renal, Pelvic, OB (1st Trimester) - please drink 24-32 ounces of water 1 hour prior to your exam. *try to have a full bladder at the time of the exam

  • Other OB exams - for the two days prior to your exam stay well hydrated. Please arrive with a full bladder. Please drink 24-32 ounces of water and eat 30 minutes prior to your exam.

Echocardiogram 

  • Prior to your study please refrain from caffeine or other stimulants and any exercise prior to the exam.

CT Imaging

  • CT Scan with Contrast - This exam requires and IV to be placed, please arrive well-hydrated for your exam.

  • Calcium Scoring Exam - Prior to your study please refrain from caffeine or other stimulants. Please refrain from strenuous exercise for at least 12 hours prior to your study.

  • Myelogram - Please be prepared to lay at home after the exam to avoid headaches.

MRI Exams 

  • Please arrive in comfortable, nonrestrictive clothing. You will be asked to complete a screening form for your safety and may be asked to change clothes. We provide lockers to secure valuables and sweatpants or shirts if needed.

  • **If you are requiring medication to complete your MRI due to Claustrophobia, please contact your ordering provider for a prescription and take as instructed prior to your exam.

Injections

  • LESI /NRB - Please plan to have a driver for any spinal injections.

  • Myelogram - Please be prepared to lay at home after the exam to avoid headaches.

X-Ray Imaging

  • Please be prepared to remove all metal in the area of exam (Bra, jewelry, belts, clothing with metal, etc.)

  • We provide lockers to secure valuables and sweatpants or shirts if needed.

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