A New Aera of MRI at OrthoUnited

We're excited to announce the installation of a new MRI machine at our OMNI Canton Campus! As our demand for diagnostic imaging (particularly MRI) continues to increase, we are proud to invest in the latest technologies to better serve the needs of our community.

We perform roughly 4,500 scans annually just at our OMNI Canton Campus alone. The new MAGNETOM Aera from Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc. will provide an improved MRI suite and a more comfortable patient experience for all future scans at this location.

After 20 years and over 70,000 MRI patients, we continue to place our trust in Captive Radiology to make new technologies possible for our staff and patients. Keep reading to learn more about the MAGNETOM Aera and our partnership with Captive Radiology.

Benefits of the MAGNETOM Aera 1.5T

We prioritize advanced technology at OrthoUnited, which means we are constantly seeking the latest industry knowledge and updated equipment to provide our patients with the best resources and care.

The MAGNETOM Aera 1.5T was carefully selected because of the following benefits:

  • Exceptional Quality and Speed - This new piece of equipment will allow us to improve cost efficiency by accelerating scans for each and every patient. GOBrain technology enables clinically validated push-button brain examinations in under six minutes!
  • Consistent Results - Powerful DotGO solutions help ensure efficient workflow and consistent image quality — across all patients and operators.
  • Outstanding Service and Support - From installation, to operation, to upgrades, to ongoing support, Siemens Healthineers’ help us stay on the leading edge of MRI technology to better serve our patients.
Dr. Richterman assisting with the unloading and installation of Aera MRI machine
Dr. Richterman assisting with the unloading and installation

About Our Partnership with Captive Radiology

Captive Radiology is a leader in diagnostic imaging equipment, staffing and project management and has been providing imaging services to hospitals and physican practices for 20 years. Our partnership with Captive Radiology extends back just as long, as we were their first customer. We put our trust in the team because of their commitment to customer and patient satisfaction as well as quality installation, service and project oversight.

"At Captive, our primary focus is on our customers' success and well-being. We are immensely proud that OrthoUnited, after 20 years and 70,000 MRI patients, continues to place their trust in us. This enduring partnership is a testament to our shared commitment to providing the highest-quality orthopaedic care in Northeast Ohio, says Dave Kelly, President of Captive Radiology. “Captive and OrthoUnited are dedicated to advancing technology for the most comprehensive orthopaedic care. The new MRI scanner and more patient-friendly MRI environment are a testament to this commitment. This advanced technology ensures exceptional image quality and faster MRI exams for our valued patients."

Aera MRI machine

Get Access to Advanced Imaging Equipment & Service at OrthoUnited

If you are experiencing pain or discomfort from an orthopaedic injury or ongoing condition, we can help! Often the most important first step in helping you get on the road to recovery is examining and diagnosing your condition via advanced diagnostic imaging. When you vist OrthoUnited, you can be sure you are getting the best and most advanced care possible.

Contact us today to schedule an appointment and see if our new MRI machine will play a part in your diagnosis.