Radiology & Imaging Consultants, PC

Providing Exceptional Radiology and Imaging Services to Southern Colorado. Radiology & Imaging Consultants, PC, (RIC) is a private Colorado Springs radiology and imaging group.

The practice has proudly provided radiology and image-guided therapeutic services to the Memorial Health System and Southern Colorado for more than 25 years. RIC also offers its professional services to Prower’s Medical Center in Lamar, Colorado, the San Luis Valley Regional Medical Center in Alamosa, Colorado, the outpatient MRI facility at the Colorado Springs Orthopedic Group and the Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers.

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Has Advice Against Prostate Cancer Screening Gone Too Far? 11/18/2015

Has Advice Against Prostate Cancer Screening Gone Too Far?

About one in seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer, the second most common cancer among men. Talk to your doctor about the risks and benefits of PSA screening.
http://www.nbcnews.com/health/cancer/less-prostate-cancer-screening-seen-after-new-guidance-n465086?cid=sm_tw&hootPostID=5f6a06ab13e6fa8f6cdb3211d1ef5ef7

Has Advice Against Prostate Cancer Screening Gone Too Far? Fewer men are being screened for prostate cancer, and now fewer are being diagnosed with it, too.

10/30/2015

The Candy Fairy

New weight loss procedure blocks hunger hormone / The Catching Point 06/10/2015

New weight loss procedure blocks hunger hormone / The Catching Point

New Interventional Radiology procedure blocks the hunger hormone.

New weight loss procedure blocks hunger hormone / The Catching Point June 5, 2015New weight loss procedure blocks hunger hormone Bariatric Artery Embolization (BAE) Ghrelin is the hunger hormone. It is primarily produced in the stomach, specifically by cells called X/A cells that live in a portion of the stomach called the fundus. (Figure 1) Once produced, ghrelin tr…

Missing link found between brain, immune system; major disease implications 06/03/2015

Missing link found between brain, immune system; major disease implications

Exciting news in the field of medicine!

Missing link found between brain, immune system; major disease implications In a stunning discovery that overturns decades of textbook teaching, researchers have determined that the brain is directly connected to the immune system by vessels previously thought not to exist. The discovery could have profound implications for diseases from autism to Alzheimer's to multiple sc…

Always Care, Never Kill 03/30/2015

Always Care, Never Kill

Here's a loaded debate for a Monday: Physician Assisted Su***de. Is this the corruption of medicine and will this lead to people feeling like a burden, or, is it humane and we should allow people in pain to choose when and how to end their lives?

Here's one side of the debate: http://www.breakpoint.org/bpcommentaries/entry/13/27113

Always Care, Never Kill BreakPoint

Colorado Springs, Colorado CEO Job at Radiology & Imaging Consultants - American College of... 03/26/2015

Colorado Springs, Colorado CEO Job at Radiology & Imaging Consultants - American College of...

We are in search of a new to lead our growing 13 physician radiology group. For more information, please refer to our ACR posting: http://jobs.acr.org/jobseeker/job/22714625/CEO/__company__/?vnet=0&keywords=CEO&max=25

Colorado Springs, Colorado CEO Job at Radiology & Imaging Consultants - American College of... Well established Colorado radiology practice seeks seasoned professional to lead administrative team. This person will replace the retiring CEO. This is a high value, career position in the corporation and associated companies. CEO duties and benefits commensurate with position. We welcome serious…

MRIs show our brains shutting down when we see security prompts 03/20/2015

MRIs show our brains shutting down when we see security prompts

Do your eyes glaze over when you see security prompts? You're not alone.
http://arstechnica.com/security/2015/03/mris-show-our-brains-shutting-down-when-we-see-security-prompts/

MRIs show our brains shutting down when we see security prompts This is your brain after repeated security warnings. Any questions?

Children's Colorado Joins NIH Research Network | Children's Hospital Colorado 02/10/2015

Children's Colorado Joins NIH Research Network | Children's Hospital Colorado

We're proud of our partnership with the Children's Hospital of Colorado and all of their great work!
http://www.childrenscolorado.org/about/news/2015/childrens-colorado-joins-nih-research-network

Children's Colorado Joins NIH Research Network | Children's Hospital Colorado Children's Colorado has been selected as a member of the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development’s Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network (CPCCRN).

Brain Scans Reveal What Dogs Really Think of Us 11/22/2014

Brain Scans Reveal What Dogs Really Think of Us

RIC may not do brain scans on dogs, but it's exciting to see what you can learn from them regardless!

http://mic.com/articles/104474/brain-scans-reveal-what-dogs-really-think-of-us

Brain Scans Reveal What Dogs Really Think of Us Thanks to recent advances in neuroscience, we now know what’s going on in the brain of a dog.

11/12/2014

www.lungcanceralliance.org

November isn't just Movember, it's also Lung Cancer Awareness Month! Did you know that Lung Cancer is THE leading cause of death across EVERY ethnicity and the second overall cause of death in the United States? If you're a current or heavy smoker, contact us for information about our $75 CT Lung Scans. Remember, early detection is your best protection! Call us for more information or to schedule an appointment (719) 365-5240.
http://www.lungcanceralliance.org/assets/docs/media/LCA%20Funding%20Fact%20Sheet%202011%20Final.pdf

www.lungcanceralliance.org

Timeline photos 10/31/2014

Have a very happy and safe Halloween!

10/16/2014

RFK Racing

RFK Racing This is the official page of Roush Fenway Keselowski Racing. Visit us at www.rfkracing.com. With more than 35 years of racing history, Jack Roush has amassed more than 400 professional motorsports wins.

Doctors to announce cause of death of 2,100-year-old mummy 10/16/2014

Doctors to announce cause of death of 2,100-year-old mummy

Do you have a 2,100 year old death mystery? Look no further than your friendly radiology team to solve it.
http://www.sun-sentinel.com/local/palm-beach/fl-mummy-death-cause-20141016-story.html

Doctors to announce cause of death of 2,100-year-old mummy St. Mary's Medical Center's oldest patient, a 2,100-year-old female mummy, is hoping to find out the cause of her death on Thursday.

Timeline photos 10/06/2014

Timeline photos

When a friend or relative is suffering with breast cancer, we struggle with the best way to show our love and support. In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, HoneyBaked is giving away 100 free HoneyBaked meals this October in our HoneyBaked Foils Breast Cancer Giveaway. Click on the link to nominate your loved one and let them know you care. We’ll select 20 new winners each week. http://honey.ba/GNKmBc

Early Detection Plan™ 10/06/2014

Early Detection Plan™

Did you know that when is detected early, the 5-year survival rate is 98%? Create a Breast Cancer Early Detection Plan now!
http://www.earlydetectionplan.org/

Early Detection Plan™ When breast cancer is detected early, in the localized stage, the 5-year survival rate is 98%* *National Cancer Institute Start now by creating a free Early Detection Plan below. Available on the App Store Get started Now Create Plan Get it on Google Play Why you need an Early Detection Plan Read th…

10/03/2014

$99 MAMMOGRAPHY SPECIAL

In October, screening mammography is just $99 – perfect for families with high deductible insurance plans. To schedule, call 719-365-2900.

We have two locations in Colorado Springs:

175 S. Union Blvd., Suite 340
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80910

4110 Briargate Parkway, Suite 465
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80920

Call 719-365-2900 to schedule screening mammography at either location.

Surgeries You May Want to Avoid - Procedures with Major Risks - AARP 10/02/2014

Surgeries You May Want to Avoid - Procedures with Major Risks - AARP

Hysterectomy for Uterine Fibroids
There are minimally invasive procedures that may be a better option for you.

Surgeries You May Want to Avoid - Procedures with Major Risks - AARP Some surgeries save lives, but there are procedures worth questioning. Here are four you should think twice about.

Bipartisan group of senators urge coverage of CT lung cancer screening 07/21/2014

Bipartisan group of senators urge coverage of CT lung cancer screening

Bipartisanship is a rare word these days, but we're happy to see it being used for important CT Lung Cancer Screening for Medicare patients at risk!

http://www.healthimaging.com/topics/oncology-imaging/bipartisan-group-senators-urge-coverage-ct-lung-cancer-screening

Bipartisan group of senators urge coverage of CT lung cancer screening A group of 44 senators, led by Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.), have signed a letter asking Marilyn Tavenner, administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), to extend coverage of low-dose CT screening to Medicare beneficiaries at high risk of lung canc…

Colorado-Based Radiology & Imaging Consultants, P.C. Enters New RCM Partnership With Zotec Partners 07/18/2014

Colorado-Based Radiology & Imaging Consultants, P.C. Enters New RCM Partnership With Zotec Partners

We're preparing to meet the challenges in healthcare through our new partnership with Zotec Partners so we can better serve our community. Learn more about it here: http://finance.yahoo.com/news/colorado-based-radiology-imaging-consultants-172536484.html

Colorado-Based Radiology & Imaging Consultants, P.C. Enters New RCM Partnership With Zotec Partners Zotec Partners , an industry-leading provider of radiology billing and practice management services, announces an exclusive revenue cycle management partnership with Radiology & Imaging Consultants, P.C. ...

5 Osteoporosis Assumptions: Myth or Fact? 07/03/2014

5 Osteoporosis Assumptions: Myth or Fact?

Men can't get it and four other myths about osteoporosis
http://health.clevelandclinic.org/2013/10/5-osteoporosis-assumptions-myth-or-fact/?utm_campaign=cc+tweets&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter&utm_content=140703+osteoporosis+assumptions&dynid=twitter-_-cc+tweets-_-social-_-social-_-140703+osteoporosis+assumptions

5 Osteoporosis Assumptions: Myth or Fact? Sadly, the first time many people think about osteoporosis is after their first bone fracture. Even though this disease of weakened bones is highly common —

Breast Cancer 101: Do you know what you’re looking for? Watch this! 07/02/2014

Breast Cancer 101: Do you know what you’re looking for? Watch this!

Breast Cancer 101: Do you know what you’re looking for? Watch this!
Read more at http://blog.thebreastcancersite.com/breastcancer101/.99

Breast Cancer 101: Do you know what you’re looking for? Watch this! The biggest obstacle to your own health is yourself. Knowing what and when to get checked out by a doctor is crucial, and in some cases could be lifesaving. Early detection in breast cancer is extremely important. This video explains some of the common changes in your breast, and when you should con…

Mobile uploads 05/01/2014

In honor of almost Friday-

Doodle 4 Google 04/30/2014

Doodle 4 Google

Want to start your morning off with smile? Take a peek at today's Google doodles and vote for your favorite. We of course favor the medical doodles and hope that one of those kids does in fact come up with a cure for . What's your favorite?

http://www.google.com/doodle4google/index.html

Doodle 4 Google Before there was an airplane, there were doodles of cool flying machines. And before there was a submarine, there were doodles of magical underwater sea explorers. Since the beginning of time, ideas big and small, practical and playful, have started out as doodles. And we’re ready for more. One tale…

A 3D-Printed Ultrasound Cast That Looks Awesome and Heals You Faster 04/21/2014

A 3D-Printed Ultrasound Cast That Looks Awesome and Heals You Faster

Don't run out and break your arm for this, but...the ultrasound healing cast of the future is pretty fantastic.

http://gizmodo.com/a-3d-printed-ultrasound-cast-that-looks-awesome-and-hea-1564646036/+robertsorokanich

A 3D-Printed Ultrasound Cast That Looks Awesome and Heals You Faster Old-fashioned casts are nasty, a festering stinksleeves that you wear like a medieval torture device for what seems like forever. 3D-printed casts take care of the smell and itch issues, and now Deniz Karasahin has designed the next step: a custom cast with an ultrasound device to speed up bone heal…

Radiology Comic: Extra Barium, Please | Diagnostic Imaging 04/14/2014

Radiology Comic: Extra Barium, Please | Diagnostic Imaging

Should we hire a barium barista?

http://www.diagnosticimaging.com/radiology-comics/radiology-comic-extra-barium-please

Radiology Comic: Extra Barium, Please | Diagnostic Imaging Diagnostic Imaging and KLAS are proud to collaborate on the 2014 Image Exchange study. Participate in the study and receive a complimentary copy of the report and an invitation to attend an exclusive webinar!

Cancer Myths | WCD 02/04/2014

Cancer Myths | WCD

that with a healthier diet and lifestyle a third
of the most common can be prevented.

http://www.worldcancerday.org/cancer-myths

Cancer Myths | WCD World Cancer Day is a chance to raise our collective voices in the name of improving general knowledge around cancer and dismissing misconceptions about the disease. From a global level, we focused our messaging on four myths. Learn the truth and supporting evidence, by clicking on the myths below....

Stroke - What is it? - MIND Facts · Make an Impact on Neurological Disorders 01/28/2014

Stroke - What is it? - MIND Facts · Make an Impact on Neurological Disorders

Do you know the signs of a ? Strokes account for 1/3 of the deaths in the United States. Learn how to recognize symptoms so you can get help quickly.
http://www.mindonlinecampaign.com/facts/stroke/what-is-it.php

Stroke - What is it? - MIND Facts · Make an Impact on Neurological Disorders A stroke is a vital medical emergency and the third cause of death in the US 1. It is a “brain attack” in which a vessel shuts down and therefore a part of the brain does not receive blood with the necessary oxygen and glucose to live, resulting in cell death. Vessels are like blood pipes and they c...

Timeline photos 12/10/2013

Help fill someone's stocking and your stomach, all with one burrito! Support the Empty Stocking Fund by eating at the Nevada Chipotle tomorrow.

Show this flier at the Chipotle at 5102 N. Nevada tomorrow after work, and they'll donate 50% of your purchase. Eat burritos, support the Fund!

Annual Lung Cancer Screening OK’d for Older Smokers 12/10/2013

Annual Lung Cancer Screening OK’d for Older Smokers

RIC offers $75 CT lung screens for high-risk individuals. Call (719) 365-5240 to learn more or schedule an appointment.

http://health.clevelandclinic.org/2013/08/annual-lung-cancer-screening-okd-for-older-smokers/?utm_campaign=cc+tweets&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter&utm_content=131210+lung+cancer+screening+older&dynid=twitter-_-cc+tweets-_-social-_-social-_-131210+lung+cancer+screening+older

Annual Lung Cancer Screening OK’d for Older Smokers The United States Preventive Services Task Force, an influential panel of national medical experts, has recommended that older, longtime smokers be screened ann

Colorado Avalanche Children’s Hospital Colorado Holiday Visit 12/04/2013

Colorado Avalanche Children’s Hospital Colorado Holiday Visit

On Monday, December 2, the Colorado Avalanche made their annual holiday visit to Children’s Hospital Colorado. Each December, the players, coaches ice girls and mascot Bernie visit the young patients at Children’s Colorado in an effort to lift their spirits during the holiday season. This visit marks the 16th year of this Avalanche tradition. The players and coaches visited patient rooms, distributed Bernie plush animals, signed autographs, took pictures with the children and their families and, most importantly, talked with the kids and their parents to help brighten their day.

http://avalanche.nhl.com/club/news.htm?id=694135

DOTmed News - RSNA 2013: Energy drinks alter heart function 12/04/2013

DOTmed News - RSNA 2013: Energy drinks alter heart function

We all love a good kick in the pants from an energy drink now and then....but do you know what the effects are on your heart?

http://www.dotmed.com/news/story/22557/

DOTmed News - RSNA 2013: Energy drinks alter heart function New MR research shows significant peaks in heart contraction.

Stem Cell Research Revolutionizes Cancer Treatment 12/03/2013

Stem Cell Research Revolutionizes Cancer Treatment

Stem Cell research may lead to significant breakthroughs in cancer treatment.

Stem Cell Research Revolutionizes Cancer Treatment Stem cell research has enabled significant advances in cancer treatment and is poised for more breakthroughs in the near future, according New Horizons Lecturer Irving L. Weissman, M.D., a foremost expert on the issue.

Radiation Risk Lower at Pediatric Hospitals 11/05/2013

Radiation Risk Lower at Pediatric Hospitals

Parents- here's something to consider when you're taking your children in for a scan.

RIC works with the Memorial Hospital for Children and the Children's Hospital of Colorado in Briargate. Schedule your children there today!

Radiation Risk Lower at Pediatric Hospitals A finding that children screened at nonpediatric hospitals receive higher doses of radiation did not surprise researchers, but the magnitude of the difference did.

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