What is a CT Scan?

A computerized tomography (CT) scan combines a series of x-ray images taken from different angles and uses computer processing to create cross sectional images of bones, blood vessels and soft tissues. CT scan images provide more in-depth information than plain x-rays.

What is CT scan commonly used for?

  • Abdominal pain
  • Head Trauma
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Pain after motor vehicle accident

How do patients and providers benefit from CT scans at Our Urgent Care?

CT scans are offered at Our Urgent Care St. Charles. They save patients time and money compared to Emergency Rooms and hospital facilities. We keep the same walk-in clinic, no appointment needed service but provide greater care and value with our on-site CT scan.