X-ray equipment at Lakeside MRI and Diagnostic CenterThe X-ray is the most frequently used method of medical imaging. An x-ray is a noninvasive method of imaging that helps to accurately diagnose and treat medical conditions. Imaging with x-rays involves exposing a small dose of ionizing radiation to produce pictures of the inside of the body.

X-rays are commonly used to detect bone fractures, show disease processes, find foreign objects in the body, and demonstrate the relationships between bone and soft tissue.