Hand X-ray

What to expect during the procedure:

  • The patient’s hand will be positioned on the table and different views may be taken

Preparation:

  • Please tell your physician and the technologist if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant.
  • You will be provided with your own private locked dressing room which has an area to hang your clothing. You will be asked to remove any clothing, jewelry, or other objects that could obscure the x-ray. If you are asked to remove clothing, you will be given a gown to wear.