Diagnostic Center in Champlain Now Open - No Appointment Necessary.

The UVM Health Network— CVPH Diagnostic Center in Champlain is now open.  Our caring and expert staff combines the highest quality customer service with the latest imaging technology. 

Located inside the new Hudson Headwaters Health Network Champlain Family Health building on Route 11 in Champlain, we offer:

  • X-Ray
  • EKG
  • Blood Tests & other Laboratory Services

The Diagnostic Center is located at 828 State Route 11 in Champlain.  Hours are:

  • Monday - Thursday: 7:30am-8:00pm
  • Friday: 7:30am-6:00pm
  • Saturday: 7:30am-4:00pm
  • X-ray opens at 8:00am Monday - Saturday.

When you enter the main sliding glass doors, the Diagnostic Center is to your far right.  You do not need to register at the reception desk in the main lobby, please go directly to the Diagnostic Center to register.  If you have any questions, please call (518) 409-8616.


We have several convenient locations in Plattsburgh offering a wide array of services:

  Main Campus CVPH Open MRI Valcour Imaging Women's Imaging

Diagnostic Center Champlain

Diagnostic Center Plattsburgh

MRI x x x      
CAT Scan x                                   x      
Ultrasound x   x   By Appointment  
X-Ray x   x   x x (walk-ins available)
Nuclear Medicine x                                            
PET Scan                                      x
EKG x                                     x x
Mammography       x (walk-ins available)    
Laboratory Services x   x   x x
Echocardiography     x      

 

High quality images are important to diagnosing and treating a variety of  injuries, diseases and disorders. Our board certified radiologists, radiologic technologists, registered nurses, technicians and support staff are committed to providing exceptional images and a comfortable, safe patient experience.


State-of-the-art of technology, convenient locations and a highly skilled staff are the hallmarks of our imaging services which include:


Physician members of Associates in Radiology of Plattsburgh interpret all studies. This means that the physician specialist who reads your studies is here, locally, to consult with your physician. The films and reports done at these locations become a permanent part of your medical record and electronic images are stored in our PACS archival system.
 

Scheduling a Test

All tests are scheduled by calling the Radiology Department’s central booking at (518) 562-7340. Advance registration is always required and our scheduler will assist you when possible.  Call (518) 562-2273 to register in advance.

 

Types of Tests

MRI
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a non-invasive radiology imaging exam that aids physicians in diagnosing and treating medical conditions. MRI uses a powerful magnet, pulsed radio frequency waves and specialized computer software to produce detailed images of internal organs, soft tissues and bone.

 

CAT Scan
Computerized tomography (CT) or computerized axial tomography CAT scans, uses a computer that takes data from several x-ray images of structures inside your body and converts them into cross-section images of the body and organs.

 

Ultrasound
Ultrasound imaging, also called sonography, is a method of obtaining images from inside the body through the use of high frequency sound waves.

 

X-Ray
An X-Ray (radiograph) is a non-invasive medical test that helps physicians diagnose and treat medical conditions. Imaging with X-rays involved exposing a part of the body to small dose of ionizing radiation to produce pictures of the inside of the body.

There is no need to schedule x-rays and pre-registration is not required.

 

Nuclear Medicine/PET Scan

Positron emission tomography, also called PET imaging or a PET scan, is a type of nuclear medicine imaging that uses small amounts of radioactive material to diagnose or treat a variety of diseases, including many types of cancers, heart disease and certain other abnormalities within the body.

 

Mammography
Offered by appointment exclusively at our Women’s Imaging Center, Mammography uses low energy X-rays to examine the breast. It is first and best defense against breast cancer.

 

Interventional Radiology
Performed in our new state-of-the-art suite, Interventional Radiology is used to diagnose and treat disease using a much less invasive option than other traditional methods. Patient benefits include a quicker recovery, less pain and reduced risk of complications.  Learn more about CVPH Interventional Radiology.