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Ask Dr. Geier – Should I get an x-ray or MRI?

One of the most common questions I get in my clinic deals with whether or not a patient really needs x-rays when he or she comes to the doctor to have an injury evaluated. Especially with recent insurance changes, patients are more conscious of costs than ever. Is it a good idea to skip x-rays and go straight to an MRI for a knee injury, though?Continue Reading

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