According to published experts, fewer than 10 percent of podiatrists currently utilize digital imaging; However, the trend to digital is increasing as the diagnostic benefits are becoming recognized. Images can be enhanced for optimal viewing and pathology, stored electronically, and be made available in seconds. Software enables the physician to perform biomechanical annotations effortlessly on the monitor. Digital images can then be shared with a colleague across the hall or across the world utilizing PACS software. The enhanced images can often result in diagnostics not discernable with standard film x-ray of these tiny bones of the body.
TBS has access to multiple manufacturers of Podiatry X-Ray units. Each can be upgraded to DR by adding a flat panel or cost effective CR solutions.