Press Room: News

  • Introducing ultrasound-guided pain procedures


    posted on September 11, 2018

    York Radiology Consultants is pleased to announce the introduction of ultrasound-guided pain procedures at our clinics to expand our musculoskeletal radiology services and meet the growing demand for pain therapy. We have several radiologists trained and experienced in these injections, which include: Bursal injections (subacromial, greater trochanteric, olecranon, prepatellar bursae) Tendon sheath and peritendinous injections [...]

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  • Seed Localization: New Procedure


    posted on April 17, 2015

    A new procedure for treating breast cancer, including a small low-radioactive seed, is now available to all breast cancer patients. Watch the full CTV report.

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  • Ultrasound useful for screening TMJ


    posted on October 11, 2013

    Ultrasound has been found useful in the screening of Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Dysfunction. A very interesting study presented by Dr. Lawrence Friedman at Canadian Association of Radiologists’ 2013 annual meeting in Montreal. Please refer to www.drbicuspid.com for more information.

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  • Thyroid Biopsies


    posted on May 14, 2013

    Due to growing demand from clinicians, York Radiology Consultants now offers thyroid biopsies. For more information please call the clinic at 416-494-8800

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  • Digital Mammography


    posted on May 14, 2013

    Based on the news article released this morning, May 14, 2013, where a study conducted by Cancer Care Ontario and the Ontario Breast Screening Program have concluded, based upon a retrospective analysis, that CR Mammography is substandard in lesion detection when compared with film or Digital Mammography, we would like to inform you and remind you that we [...]

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  • York Radiology Goes Digital with Hologic Selenia Digital


    posted on September 13, 2012

    We recently went digital in Mammography with the installation of the Hologic Selenia Digital system. Hologic is considered the Gold Standard in Mammography globally. Because of its prohibitive high capital cost it is found almost exclusively in hospital Imaging Departments. Our decision to implement digital Breast Imaging and the Hologic Selenia was based on the [...]

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  • Osteoporosis drugs may not be best choice


    posted on September 13, 2012

    New informaltion is coming to light that the long term use of drugs used to treat osteoporosis may do more harm than good. A study in the Annals of Internal Medicine found that women taking Biphosphonates appear to actually face a higher risk of a rare spontaneous mid shaft femoral fracture. Healing can take months or [...]

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  • Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Imaging


    posted on July 10, 2012

    In the past internal derangement of the temporomandibular joint, which is the joint of the jaw and is frequently referred to as TMJ, was evaluated using plain film radiography, arthrography which is invasive and CT scans all of which have a radiation risk associated. More recently MRI has provided a non invasive excellent method of [...]

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