I have breast implants. Can I have a Thermogram?

I have breast implants. Can I have a Thermogram? Yes. Breast implants do not interfere with thermography. Breast Thermography is painless and safe, using no radiation or compression. It can be used effectively and safely for all women including pregnant or nursing...

Is Digital Infrared Imaging an approved procedure?

Is Digital Infrared Imaging an approved procedure? Yes, DII is approved by the FDA for use as an adjunctive breast cancer screening procedure since 1982. This was published in the Federal Register: Vol.147, No.20, pp.4419-4420, Jan.29,1982

Other Services by Dr. Hudson

Additional Service Added Thomas Hudson, MD, a diagnostic radiologist and one of our EMI physician interpreters, is now offering a consultation service for patients who would like more clarification or detail about their thermogram results. Dr. Hudson, is also the...

Why is a thermogram so effective?

Why is a thermogram so effective?  Prior to a tumor being formed, cells in the breast begin to create a cancer-friendly environment. Part of this process involves angiogenesis, the development of new blood vessels. These blood vessels provide a blood supply to the...

Why should I have a Breast Thermogram?

Why should I have a Breast Thermogram? If a significant change in breast cancer mortality is to be realized, we have to rethink what screening tests truly are. Are we currently providing “screening” or “detection”? A critical look at our...