Nuclear Medicine

Nuclear medicine is used for the diagnosis and treatment of a variety of diseases and disorders. Montefiore's Division of Nuclear Medicine offers convenient access to procedures that patients need at our conveniently located, modern facilities, equipped with current technology.  

We provide therapeutic services that use radiopharmaceuticals and work closely with specialties, including interventional radiology, oncology, endocrinology and gastroenterology.  

Molecular Imaging
  • Bone Densitometry Study
  • Bone Scan
  • Liver Scan
  • Lung Scan
  • Gastric Motility Scans
  • Biliary Scans
  • Gall Bladder Function Studies
  • Small Bowel and Colon Transit
  • Lymphoscintigraphy
  • DaT scan
  • Renal Scan
  • Thyroid Scan
PET/CT Services
  • General Oncology (F-18 FDG)
  • Prostate Cancer (Axumin & PSMA)
  • Neuroendocrine (Ga-68 DOTATATE)
  • Neurology perfusion
  • Neurology Alzheimer’s Imaging
Cardiovascular Nuclear Medicine Services
  • Cardiac Exercise and Pharmacologic Stress Imaging
  • Coronary Flow Reserve (N-13 Ammonia)
  • Cardiac Amyloidosis
  • Cardiac Sarcoid (PET)
  • Gated Wall Motion (MUGA)
  • Cardiac Viability
Radionuclide Therapies
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Liver Tumors
  • Bone Pain in Cancer Patients

Patients are encouraged to visit the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging website for valuable information about nuclear medicine studies.