Frequently Asked Questions
May I ask my doctor to refer me to Radiology Associates of Albuquerque for my imaging services?
You most certainly can. You have a choice in where you want to go for your imaging services.
May I obtain a copy of my exam CD and report of my study?
Yes you surely can. Most studies can be put on a CD and you can request a report or CD at any time during the normal business hours.
How do I schedule an appointment?
To schedule an appointment please call 505-332-6967.
How soon can I schedule an appointment at Radiology Associates of Albuquerque?
Depending on the exam we may be able to schedule you for a same day appointment.
What information do I bring with me?
Always bring your insurance card which should have your complete information, including your ID number and group number.
Why must I need to be at my appointment at least 15 minutes before my procedure begins?
It is necessary for you to arrive at least 15 minutes before your procedure in order to complete or review your paperwork and prepare for your exam.
Why am I told to not wear deodorant on the day of my mammogram?
Deodorant may appear on the images as micro-calcifications, which could mandate additional filming.
How often should I have a mammogram?
American College of Radiology has recommended that women have a BASELINE mammogram at 40 and every year as long as the patient is in good health.