AboutDr. Bradley Cruz, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Anchorage, AK, with another office in Anchorage, AK. He has 35 years of experience. His specialties include Diagnostic Radiology, Radiology and Pediatric Radiology. Dr. Cruz is affiliated with Alaska Regional Hospital, Mat-Su Regional Medical Center and Valley Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Bradley Cruz has the following 3 specialties
- Diagnostic Radiology
Radiologists help doctors get a closer look at what’s happening inside your body. If your primary care doctor wants to investigate your symptoms further, they may refer you to a radiologist to get an ultrasound or x-ray. Some radiologists specialize in mammography and breast imaging, which is who you see when you need a mammogram. A Radiologist can also determine if bones are broken or fractured after any kind of accident.
Radiologists are trained to perform MRIs and CT scans, both of which are used to determine the presence of diseases or disorders and help your doctor properly diagnose you. They can detect anything from tumors, bleeding and infections to bone and muscle disorders.
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.
- Pediatric Radiology
Pediatric radiologists specialize in using x-rays, MRIs, CT scans and ultrasounds to help provide the most accurate diagnosis to your child as possible. After they receive the image results, they work with your family physician or other specialist to give him or her a closer look at broken bones from an accident or recognize tumors, bleeding and infections that might be causing certain symptoms.
They focus on children as young as newborns and as old as teenagers and they have to be well-versed in the growth and development of children's bodies. This allows them to properly identify abnormalities at various ages and to work with your doctor on recommending the best treatment options.
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- CT Scan
- PET Scan
Dr. Cruz is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Mat-Su Regional Medical Center
2500 S Woodworth Loop
Palmer, AK 99645
35 Years Experience
University Of Nevada School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1981
David Grant Usaf Medical Center
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