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Dedicated to providing optimal patient care, optimal patient safety and optimal patient outcomes

The Department of Radiology of the Keck School of Medicine of USC provides top-notch service to our referring clinicians and patients using state of the art equipment within all of our clinical sites.

Our radiologists have extensive subspecialty training and are leaders in the local, national and international medical community. The Department of Radiology offers the full spectrum of clinical services and programs.

If you are a patient seeking information about our clinical services, please visit: keckmedicine.org.

Specialty Areas

A sample of our programs and services include:

  • X-Ray
  • Computerized Tomography Scanning (CT)
  • Vascular and Interventional Radiology
  • Molecular Imaging
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
  • Ultrasound
  • Mammography and other Women’s Imaging Screening Programs
  • 4D Quantitative Imaging

The Department of Radiology provides patient services at the following locations:

USC Healthcare Center 2 (HC2)
The HCC2 Outpatient Imaging Center, located directly adjacent to Keck Hospital of USC, serves patients from the USC and Norris Cancer Hospitals as well as those from the surrounding Los Angeles communities. Providing a full spectrum of world-class radiology services in a friendly modern atmosphere, the faculty physicians and ancillary personnel place particular emphasis on the quality, efficiency and availability of their services.

At HCC2, a wide scope of radiographic services is provided. In addition to routine radiographs, our specialized staff can perform MRI examinations on the 1.5 Siemens or 3 Tesla GE units and CAT scans on the Siemens Multislice machine and the Toshiba Aquilion ONE (320 detector). Two state-of-the-art Toshiba devices serve all ultrasound needs. Fluoroscopic and interventional procedures may be accomplished in the hybrid/remote Siemens suite.

USC Healthcare Center 1 (HC1)
The USC PET CT Center, located directly adjacent to Keck Hospital of USC, serves patients from Keck Medical Center as well as those from the surrounding Los Angeles communities. It is located on the second floor of USC Healthcare Center 1. A 64 slice Siemens PET/CT unit is housed within the PET CT Center.

Keck Hospital of USC
Keck Hospital of USC is a private research and teaching hospital staffed by faculty of USC’s renowned Keck School of Medicine. The Department of Radiology is located on the second floor of the hospital. Radiology equipment includes: 16 slice GE CT scanner, 64 slice Toshiba CT scanner, 1.5T Siemens MRI scanner, 2 3T GE MRI scanners, 2 Acuson Sequoia US units, 1 Toshiba Aplio US units, dedicated Siemens Angio suite, 3 Nuclear Medicine cameras.

USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
One of only a few facilities in Southern California built exclusively for cancer research and patient care, USC Norris Cancer Hospital is affiliated with the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center. The Department of Radiology is located on the second floor of the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center. Radiology equipment includes: 64 slice Phillips CT scanner, Toshiba Aplio US unit, dedicated Siemens Angio suite, 3 digital mammographic units (Hologic), 1 Nuclear Medicine camera.

LAC+USC Medical Center
A partner institution of the Keck School of Medicine of USC since 1885, Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center is one of the largest academic medical centers in the country. LAC+USC Medical Center also provides critical access to health services for the region’s medically underserved. The Department of Radiology is located on the third floor of the hospital. Radiology equipment includes: 4 Toshiba 64 slice CT scanners, 3 1.5T GE MRI scanners, 16 Siemens/Acuson US scanners, Phillips PET CT scanner, 3 Siemens Angio machines (1 biplane, 2 single planes), nuclear medicine scanners and mammographic units.