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Best Wishes – Patricia Mergo, MD

In January 2008, Dr Patricia Mergo accepted a new position in Jacksonville and thus resigned from her position as an Associate Professor in the Abdominal Imaging Division. We wish her well in her new role.

Gainesville Sun: Shands gets a new scanner

By Diane Chun at the Gainesville Sun Shands at the University of Florida has added some impressive new firepower to its arsenal of diagnostic weapons with the addition of the state’s first 320-Detector Row CT (or computerized tomography) scanner. “This represents a huge leap in technology,” Dr. Anthony Mancuso…

Shands at UF installs Florida’s first 320-slice CT scanner

Shands HealthCare Marketing & Public Relations – 10/7/2008 Images and video are available at Shands.org/aquilionone/. GAINESVILLE, Fla.- Shands at the University of Florida has installed the state’s first 320-detector row CT scanner. This $2.5-million diagnostic tool has the potential to detect stroke and heart disease in a matter of…

The New Toshiba Aquilion One

Shands at the University of Florida Medical Center Installs the Toshiba Aquilion One Dynamic Volume CT Perfusion Capabilities of Dynamic Volume CT to Dramatically Improve Patient Care TUSTIN, Calif. – In a single gantry rotation Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc’s. Aquilion ONETM dynamic volume CT system may change the way…

Mammogram Screening

Have you had your mammogram this year? Beginning at age 40, it is recommended that women get a mammogram once a year. Mammograms save lives by detecting breast cancer as early as possible. The Park Avenue Imaging Center has new digital mammography equipment which is fast with minimal discomfort.

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