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Patient Resources

At Valley Imaging we are comitted to providing excellent imaging services.

Our center boasts of space and a calming environment. We have lockers in our changing room for personal items and space to family to wait in our welcoming lobby. 

If you or a family member has specific concerns before their appointment, please call and speak with one of our outstanding imaging technologists.  


To contact our Office, please call 907-373-3700  To contact our Billing Office, please call 907-357-5130.

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield plans (Federal and All)

Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska

Public Education Health Trust (PEHT)

CIGNA

MODA

Multiplan

CHAMPUS VA

United Healthcare

First Choice Health

AK Worker's Compensation

VA and VA Choice

Tricare

Medicare

Medicaid

First Choice Health

Denali Kid Care

Most Private Insurance Plans

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Patient Information

Our office can be reached at 907-373-3700 and our Billing Office is 907-357-5130

Preparing For Your Exam

Most exams can last 30-45 minutes. If you have more than one exam scheduled, that will add to your overall time in our clinic.

MRI, CT, and X-Ray:

Please refrain from wearing clothing with excess amounts of metal. You will be asked to remove all metal from your person (i.e. earrings, watches, hair clips, etc.). Lockers are provided for all personal items. We also provide clothes that you can change into for your exam. No fasting will be required.

Ultrasound:​

Abdominal Ultrasound: For any abdominal ultrasounds you will be required for fast for 8 hours prior to your exam.  For an 

 

Pelvic Ultrasound: For any pelvic or renal exam, you will be required to have a full bladder.

 

Echocardiogram:  For an Echocardiogram you will need to refrain from any stimulants prior to your exam, such as coffee, energy drinks, etc. You may take your prescription medications as directed.

 

Prescribed Medications

You may take your prescription medications as directed.

Spinal Injections

For all spinal injections, a driver is required post-procedure.

 

I.V. Contrast Examinations

Patients that are over 60 years old, diabetic, and/or have kidney problems may need laboratory tests 48 hours prior to an exam.  Please contact us at 907-373-3700 for additional information.

 

Access to Images

Your healthcare provider will receive a faxed report from our radiologists and will review the results with you during your next appointment with them.

 

Claustrophobic or Anxious Patients

Our 3T MRI unit has a bigger bore giving more room for the patient inside the machine. Depending on your level of claustrophobia and/or anxiety, you may want to discuss medication options with your medical provider before your appointment. We do not provide prescription medication to patients.

 

Length of Appointments

Most exams take 1 hour. If you are having multiple exams, such as a knee and hip, then the exam would take approximately 2 hours.

 

Insurance and Payment

We accept Medicare, Medicaid, and most insurance plans or types and we honor in-network co-pays. We are in-network with Premera, Aetna, and Cigna.   We will obtain prior authorization to ensure that your insurance is notified and approves your clinician referral.
 
Please call and inquire if you do not have insurance 907-373-3700.

Valley Imaging Center

3765 E Blue Lupine Dr.

Wasilla, AK 99654

Tel: 907-373-3700

Fax: 907-373-3799

Imaging Hours:

Monday - Friday

8:00am – 6:00pm

 Billing Office:

Cyndi 907-357-5130

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