McKay-Dee Hospital

(801) 387-2800Map4401 Harrison Blvd.Ogden, UT 84403

Cardiac MRI

Heart & Vascular Institute

(801) 387-3000

Definition

Cardiac MRI imaging is performed to help:

  • evaluate the structures and function of the heart, valves, major vessels, and surrounding structures (such as the pericardium).
  • diagnose and manage a variety of cardiovascular problems.
  • detect and evaluate the effects of coronary artery disease.
  • plan a patient's treatment for cardiovascular problems and monitor patient's progress.
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