NEW YORK, March 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lenox Hill Radiology, a wholly owned subsidiary of RadNet, Inc. (NASDAQ: RDNT), a national leader in providing high-quality, cost-effective diagnostic imaging services through a network of owned and operated outpatient imaging centers, announced it has opened a new medical imaging center in Manhattan's Upper West Side (130 West 79th Street, between Amsterdam and Columbus Avenues).
"Our 25 years of experience in Manhattan helped us identify patients who work or reside in the West Side of Manhattan will benefit from a new, conveniently located medical imaging center," said Lenox Hill Radiology Medical Director John Melnick, M.D. "Lenox Hill Radiology's new partnership with RadNet will improve our ability to efficiently deliver high-quality radiology services in a safe and patient-friendly environment."
"Lenox Hill Radiology has built an excellent reputation with patients as a preferred provider of medical imaging services in Manhattan," said RadNet President and CEO Howard Berger, M.D. "Our new center in the Upper West Side of Manhattan allows RadNet to expand our market reach and improve our ability to serve the referring community."
The medical imaging facility provides a range of comprehensive imaging services, including high-field MRI/MRA, computed tomography (CT), ultrasound, digital mammography, bone densitometry and digital X-ray.
About RadNet, Inc.
RadNet, Inc. is the largest provider of fixed-site outpatient diagnostic imaging services in the United States through a network of 236 owned and/or operated outpatient imaging centers (inclusive of 20 facilities held in Joint Ventures). RadNet's core markets include California, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, New York and Rhode Island. Together with affiliated radiologists, and inclusive of full-time and per diem employees and technologists, RadNet has a total of approximately 6,300 employees. For more information visit www.radnet.com.
About Lenox Hill Radiology
Lenox Hill Radiology & Medical Imaging Associates PC (LHR) is a premier source of medical imaging for patients and physicians throughout New York. Founded in 1988 and celebrating more than 25 years of leadership, LHR provides a full range of diagnostic imaging services, including digital mammography, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computed tomography (CT), Positron Emission Tomography (PET/CT), ultrasound, digital X-ray, dual energy X-ray absorption (DEXA), nuclear medicine and fluoroscopy. LHR operates several ACR accredited imaging centers in Manhattan, conveniently located on both East and West sides of the city. All of LHR's physician members are board-certified, including several fellowship-trained subspecialists.
LHR is an affiliate of RadNet, a national provider of owned and operated outpatient imaging centers. For more information visit www.lenoxhillradiology.com.
SOURCE Lenox Hill Radiology