What are the Types of Medical Imaging Equipment?

March 15, 2021

How important is medical imaging? Given that diagnostics used to be a matter of guesswork at best, or exploratory surgery at worst, the ability of medical imaging equipment to provide a non-invasive alternative revolutionized medicine. We’ve come a long way from Alexander Graham Bell’s primitive metal detector; now, radiography, magnetic resonance imaging, and ultrasound are […]

How is a CT Scan Different From an MRI?

March 1, 2021

When medical professionals are making a diagnosis, they need to use the right tools. At Coastal Medical Imaging, we know that there are a few ways to check for health problems or monitor the progress of certain diseases, but some types of medical imaging technology are more suited to different applications. For example, MRIs and […]

How to Find Durable Medical Equipment Suppliers in Michigan

February 15, 2021

Coastal Medical Imaging takes considerable pride in being the premier medical imaging supplier and medical equipment supplier serving Southeast Michigan. But as robust as our offerings are, we’re well aware that your practice is likely to need more than a new chiropractic table or veterinary exam table. Since that can leave a nagging question—“Now what?”—let’s […]

Types of Chiropractic Equipment You Need for Your Michigan Practice

January 30, 2021

In many ways, modern chiropractic medicine remains true to the roots of Daniel David Palmer’s methods of manual adjustment. But like any other form of medicine, it has also evolved with the times, adding new treatment options and therapies to older, tried-and-true practices. That means that today’s doctor of chiropractic has more ways to help […]

VitalStim NMES: Uses & Treatments

January 15, 2021

While true numbers are hard to pin down, approximately one in 25 adults experiences some form of dysphagia annually.* A range of disorders that affects the upper digestive tract from the oral cavity to the gastroesophageal junction, some forms of dysphagia can be treated by a speech-language pathologist. Others call for more aggressive treatment, with […]

Finding Podiatry Equipment and Supplies in Michigan

December 15, 2020

Running a podiatry practice, like any other medical practice, is a delicate balancing act. While the podiatrists Coastal Medical Imaging has been honored to work with over the years have been compassionate and caring, there’s also the recognition that your practice is also a business — even if it’s one that’s more mission-oriented than most. […]

mOpal Imaging Software

December 1, 2020

What if your patient images could be viewed any time by anyone to whom you gave access? How might that streamline your treatment plans, operating efficiency, and even consults? Thanks to mOpal, an innovative imaging software solution developed by 20/20 Imaging and offered through Coastal Medical Imaging, the answers to those questions may surprise you. […]

How do Hospitals Sanitize and Sterilize Equipment in MI?

October 15, 2020

Hospital acquired infections (HAIs) aren’t nearly as frequent now as they were before Joseph Lister developed antiseptics in response to Louis Pasteur’s germ theory. In Lister’s day, post-operative fatalities were common (up to 50 percent of amputee patients alone). While lower — the CDC estimates 1 in 31 patients will develop an HAI* — the […]

What is the Difference Between an MRI & CT Scan in MI

October 1, 2020

X-rays revolutionized medicine, giving doctors and diagnosticians new understanding of the human body and the ability to make more accurate diagnoses without dangerous exploratory surgery. Useful though they may be, they have their limitations. Newer technologies like magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computerized tomography (CT) scans allow for a degree of resolution and accuracy that […]

ErgoStyle Elevating HYLO Table

September 17, 2020

Your chiropractic practice evolves with time, knowledge, and experience. But is your chiropractic table keeping pace? The ErgoStyle Elevating HYLO table is popular in chiropractic for its capability to evolve and grow with your practice. Why an ErgoStyle Elevating HYLO Table? Coastal Medical Imaging has many different options for chiropractic equipment, including benches with fixed […]