About Mass General Imaging - Boston

Mass General Imaging in Boston provides imaging services on the second floor of several buildings at the main hospital, including Blake, White, Ellison and Wang. Imaging is also available at the Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care, in the Lunder Building and at 50 Staniford Street.

You may notice some changes when you arrive at our Boston locations for imaging services. Learn more about what to expect during COVID-19 on Yawkey 6, Yawkey 3 and 50 Staniford Street.

Imaging Services in Boston

Computed Tomography (CT)

Comprehensive CT services are available on the second floor of the Blake Building, the third floor of the Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care, in Suite 6E of the Yawkey Center. Some include:

  • Cardiac CT
  • CT colonography
  • Dual energy CT
  • Extremity CT
  • Low-dose CT for lung screening

Learn more about CT
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Comprehensive MRI services are available on the second floor of the Wang Building, the second floor of the Ellison Building, in Suite 6E of the Yawkey Center and on the 4th and 6th floors of the Lunder Building. Our fleet of machines include1.5T, 3T and 5T scanners and a 70 cm wide bore scanner. They include:

  • Cardiac MRI
  • Breast MRI
  • Prostate MRI 
  • MRI for patients with pacemakers or implanted devices

Learn more about MRIs
Mammography and Other Breast Imaging Services

Diagnostic and screening mammography, breast MRI and breast biopsy are available in Suite 240 of the Wang Building. Screening mammography is available on Monday through Thursday from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm and on Fridays from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm. Please check in at the reception area of the Avon Foundation Comprehensive Breast Evaluation Center.

Learn more about breast imaging
Lung Screening

Lung screening exams with low-dose CT are available for eligible patients on the second floor of the Blake Building and in Suite 6E in the Yawkey Center.

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Ultrasound

Ultrasound services are available on the second floor of the White Building and in Suites 3E and 6E of the Yawkey Center.

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PET / PET-CT

PET and PET-CT services are available in Suite 260 on the second floor of the Blake Building.

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Nuclear Medicine

Exams using nuclear medicine. including cardiac stress testing with images, are available on the second floor of the Blake Building and the White Building.

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Bone Densitometry

Bone densitometry is available in the Bone Density Center in Suite 1 at 10 Emerson Place across the street from the Gray Building.

Learn more about bone densitometry
X-Ray

Walk-in X-ray services are available in Suite 290 of the Wang Building, Suite 6E of the Yawkey Center and at 50 Staniford Street, 10th Floor, Suite 1002 from Monday to Friday, 7:30 am to 6:00 pm. You need a doctor's order to get an X-ray.

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Pediatric Imaging

Pediatric imaging services, including CT, MRI, US, nuclear medicine exams and fluoroscopy exams, are available on the second floor of the Ellison Building. Child life services available.

For fluoroscopy, ultrasound, exams with anesthesia or child life services, please check in at the reception area of our pediatric waiting room in Suite 237 of the Ellison Building.

Learn more about pediatric imaging

Directions & Details

  • Accessible Access: Ambassadors in Mass General's police and security department can help patients and visitors with special assistance requests, such as getting out of a car or into a wheelchair.
  • Public Transit: The main hospital is conveniently located near accessible public transportation and provides accessible parking and shuttle services.

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  • Shuttle Service: Wheelchair-accessible shuttles operate between various Mass General locations and buildings. Whenever possible, please contact Partners Transportation at 617-726-2250 at least 24 hours in advance if you need to request a shuttle with a wheelchair lift.
  • Parking: The main hospital offers patients and their visitors reduced parking rates at Mass General parking garages.

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Patient Resources

Use these patient resources to help with your visit to Mass General Imaging - Boston.

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Patient Registration

Patient Registration

Save time and update info such as a new address before your appointment.

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Make an Appointment

Make an Appointment

Learn more about making an appointment for an imaging exam in Boston.

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Request a Medical Interpreter

Request a Medical Interpreter

We offer medical interpreters for people with limited English or hard of hearing.

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Order Images

Order Images

You can order your images online or in person.

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Get Results

Get Results

You can check your imaging results in Patient Gateway. Most are available within a week.

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Radiologists

Radiologists

You can learn more about the radiologist who read your scan.