Lees Summit Radiologists
- 47 Board certified
- 3 Award winners
- 51 Reviews
- Average rating is 3.2 stars
- Average wait time is 16.4 minutes
What are Radiology Doctors?
A radiologist is a physician who specializes in the use of medical imaging to diagnose and treat illnesses or injuries in patients.
The different types of medical imaging are X-ray, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and nuclear medicine.
Radiologists are experts in these different types of tests and can advise a primary care doctor on which test is most appropriate in a specific case. These doctors also assist primary care doctors in analyzing the images produced by these tests in order to determine next steps necessary for treatment.
The area of Lees Summit, MO has a population of approximately 288,447 people. There are 50 radiologists near Lees Summit, which gives it a ratio of 1 radiologist per 5,769 residents or a ratio of 1 radiologist per 2,181 households. There are 109,041 households in Lees Summit.