MRI of NB Helpful Hints – How to Prepare for Your Appointment

Preparing for your MRI appointment is easy, because in most cases, there are no special preparations required.  

To help make your MRI experience more comfortable, please consider the following:

  • Customer Service Although, most insurance companies cover MRI procedures,  it is possible that a prior authorization maybe required to be obtained prior to your appointment. If you have specific questions regarding your personal insurance coverage, please call your Health Insurance Provider to explain your plan’s requirements for MRI services prior to your MRI appointment.
  • Wear comfortable clothing without any metal fasteners, buttons, zippers or clasps; for example, some patients prefer to wear a sweat suit.
  • Arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled appointment .
  • Leave jewelry and metal objects at home.
  • Please contact us if you are unable to keep your appointment.
  • If you have any questions, concerns or would like any additional information regarding your MRI appointment, please call us at (860)224-5674. We are happy to help you feel more comfortable with your MRI experience.

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