Our Services

Balance and vestibular conditions therapy

Besides hearing, the ear provides a sense of balance. If the inner ear, or vestibule, is affected by any of a variety of disorders, a person may...

Bone densitometry

Bone densitometry uses special X-ray equipment to quickly and accurately measure the density of bones. This measurement helps doctors identify...

Computed tomography (CT) scan

CT scans, also known as CAT scans, obtain multiple cross-sectional images of the body by using special X-rays and computer enhancement to create an...

Disability/Workers comp

Disability insurance and worker’s compensaton are forms of insurance that cover medical expensense if an employee is injured on the job or...

Endometrial biopsy

An endometrial biopsy is a way for your doctor to take a small sample of the lining of the uterus (endometruim). The sample is looked at under a...

Fall risk assessment

Falling is a very real concern for older adults. Nearly half of all people over age 65 fall every year. Many are seriously injured. When people...

Gastroenterology consult

A gastroenterologist is a physician who specializes in disorders of the gastrointestinal tract. The Providence ALS Center includes these...

Hemoccult, guaiac

Hemocult, immunoassay is a fecal occult blood test used to detect blood in your stool and screen for colorectal cancer other intestinal conditions.

Image-guided biopsy

Ultrasound uses reflected sound waves to produce an image of organs and other structures in the body. This technology can be useful in helping...

Immunizations

In many cases when you get a vaccine, you get a tiny amount of a weakened or dead form of the organism that causes the disease. Though not...

Lesion, shave

During a shave biopsy, a physician will remove an outer layer of the skin lession to obtain a sample for testing.

Pulmonology

Providence pulmonologists diagnose and treat diseases affecting the lungs and bronchial tubes. Your primary care provider can refer you to one of...

Radiology

X-rays are a form of radiation, like light or radio waves, that can be focused into a beam, much like a flashlight beam. Unlike a beam of light,...

Respiratory therapy

Respiratory therapists are involved in the assessment and treatment of breathing disorders. They help monitor breathing, optimize lung function,...

Skin tag removal

Skin tag removal is the removal of excess skin growths (skin tag) that may occur on your body.

Travel vaccinations

Before you travel, you should be aware of any needed immunizations or medicines, disease outbreaks, food and water precautions and any other...

Ultrasound

Ultrasound is a test that uses reflected sound waves to produce an image of organs and other structures in the body. It does not use X-rays or...

Vasectomy

A vasectomy is considered a permanent method of birth control that prevents the release of sperm when a man ejaculates.