Services

The Downtown X-Ray Clinic offers a general X- Ray service. Click on the tabs below for more information.

Medical X-rays
  • The Kamloops Downtown X-Ray Clinic specializes in General Radiography of the chest, spine, skull, shoulders, arms, hands, legs, knees, feet, abdomen, pelvis, hips…
  • Digital technology is utilized along with the Picture Archiving and Communications System (PACS) which provides high quality images to enhance diagnostic image quality and facilitates the quick turn-around time of image interpretation and reports.
  • We are the only local outpatient facility approved to have two X-ray machines. Wait time for clients is very minimal as a result, usually only 5-10 minutes.
  • For client convenience, we are the only local outpatient clinic to offer continued service from 9-5, open during the lunch hour, Monday through Saturday.
  • No appointments are necessary but if you would really prefer to schedule one to guarantee you won’t have to wait, please give us a call: 250-377-0773 or or fill out and submit the online form.

 

What To Expect:
  • Upon arrival at the Downtown X-Ray Clinic, expect to be warmly welcomed by our friendly receptionist and comfortable non-clinical environment.
  • It is appreciated that you have your BC Care Card available for scanning.
  • A requisition from your Physician is required.
  • Depending on the type of exam ordered, you may be asked to change into a medical gown and remove jewelry that may obstruct the area of interest.
  • Please make the Technologist aware of any chance of pregnancy as radiation may affect the development of the fetus.
  • During the exam, lead protection will be used if you are an infant, child or of child-bearing age.
  • You will be asked to hold your breath for exams of the chest, spine and abdomen.
  • You may be asked to hold your body part in awkward positions but only for a short period of time.
  • The X-ray exposure is painless and takes only a few seconds.
  • We ensure that all clients receive as minimal radiation exposure as possible and take extra care with infants and children.
  • Our staff prides themselves in ensuring that our clients receive the best care, compassion and quality diagnostic images.

Our Technologists are not allowed to disclose any findings regarding the X-ray. A report will be sent to your Physician usually the same day.

Contact Information
107-450 Lansdowne Street
Kamloops, BC V2C 1Y3
Phone: 250-377-0773
Fax:     250-377-0776
Email: downtownxray@gmail.com
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