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About Dr. Howard Bronfman

Dr. Howard Bronfman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lewisberry, PA. He has 42 years of experience. His specialties include Diagnostic Radiology, Radiology and Nuclear Medicine. Dr. Bronfman is affiliated with Wellspan York Hospital, Geisinger Holy Spirit, A Geisinger Affiliate and Carlisle Regional Medical Center. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

Quantum Imaging

629D Lowther Rd
Lewisberry, PA 17339
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Specialties

Dr. Howard Bronfman 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.

  • Radiology

    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.

  • Nuclear Medicine

    Nuclear medicine specialists are doctors who have extensive training in the use of nuclear substances, like radiation, to diagnose and treat certain illnesses.
    These specialists perform diagnostic tests in which a small amount of a radioactive substance is injected into a vein, inhaled or taken orally by the patient. The radioactive substance then enables the nuclear medicine specialist to use a scanner to detect the radiation level in the part of the body being examined in order to create an image of it with a computer. The images tell the physician whether there are abnormal changes in metabolism which indicate whether a disease or injury is present. These tests are often used to detect cancer.
    In addition to detecting cancer, substances like radioactive iodine can be either injected into the blood stream or taken orally to fight cancer and other diseases. After being ingested, the substance is absorbed by the thyroid gland and abnormal thyroid tissues are destroyed.

Board Certifications

Dr. Howard Bronfman is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Bronfman is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Wellspan York Hospital
  • Geisinger Holy Spirit, A Geisinger Affiliate
  • Carlisle Regional Medical Center
  • HealthSouth-Normandie Drive
  • Harrisburg Hospital
  • Community General Osteopathic Hospital
  • Hanover Hospital, Inc
  • Gettysburg Hospital
  • PinnacleHealth Hospitals
  • Carlisle Regional Medical Center
  • Education

    42 Years Experience

  • State University Of New York Upstate Medical University

    Graduated in 1971

  • Strong Memorial Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

Quantum Imaging, 629D Lowther Rd, Lewisberry, PA
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