Shields MRI Framingham

Shields MRI Framingham is located at 14 Cochituate Road Framingham, MA 01701. Contact us at 800-258-4674 or email us at

Using state-of-the-art, wide, open-bore MRI machines, we provide a very comfortable experience with the most accurate scan results. Like all Shields locations, we promise the same champion service provided to Tedy Bruschi, the New England Patriots, Boston Bruins and Boston Celtics - at a price averaging 60% less than non partnering hopsitals.  Services Offered:

  • Open-bore MRI is a MRI machine that features a wider bore opening than a conventional machine. Every wide, open-bore MRI in our network is 1.5T or 3T strength which means the strength of the MRI will deliver extremely accurate results. A normal bore size is 60 cm; our open-bore magnets offer an additional 10 cm of room and hold up to 500 lbs, making it ideal for those patients who are heavy, large-boned or suffer from claustrophobia.
  • MR Arthrogram is a two-part exam that consists of an X-ray on a specialized C-arm machine and an MRI of the affected area; the procedure involves an injection of contrast agent. MR Arthrogram is typically used to identify the presence of abnormal growths or cysts and to diagnose complete rotator cuff tears, adhesive capsulitis, tear of the rotator interval, disorders of the biceps tendon and impingement syndrome.
  • Prostate MRI is most commonly used to evaluate the extent of prostate cancer in order to determine if the cancer is confined to the prostate, or if it has spread outside of the prostate gland.
  • Simply Save indicates that the MRI and PET/CT scan is offered at a low price. This low price does not mean lower quality, in fact, every Shields free-standing and in-hospital location promises state-of-the-art technology, top doctors and exceptional service. When you see that a facility in our network is part of Simply Save, you know that you are getting the promise of quality at an average of 60% less than non-partnering hospital.

About Shields

A leader in diagnostic imaging for more than 25 years, Shields Health Care Group has an unwavering commitment to quality imaging and interpretation. Under the leadership of Stephen T. Sweriduk, M.D., Medical Director, Shields radiologists have earned a reputation for providing accurate, detailed interpretations of MRI images.

While outstanding technology and highly regarded radiologists serve as the company's foundation, it is Shield's revolutionary brand of service that makes it a sought-after provider of diagnostic imaging. Staffed by registered technologists and dedicated office personnel, Shields provides physicians and patients with fast, professional, and personalized service.


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