SVH: Diagnostic Imaging

Better Images, Better Patient Care

Diagnostic Imaging features state-of-the-art equipment.

Computerized Tomography (CT Scan) produces three-dimensional images to help doctors make a diagnosis or guide them during an invasive procedure. This equipment is also used during Radiation Therapy planning for Cancer patients.

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) The strongest magnet in Ventura County at 2 Tesla, our MRI produces some of the most detailed images anywhere. Many patients enjoy watching a movie or listening to music during their exam. Evening and Sunday appointments are available.

Nancy Reagan Breast Center provides diagnostic mammograms, dedicated breast ultrasound, and biopsy procedures. Convenient evening appointments are available.


Ultrasound is available at the main campus and at the Aspen Outpatient Center. Often used for children and expectant mothers, our advanced equipment can perform 32 different studies of internal areas.

Diagnostic Radiology (X-Ray) offers a comprehensive range of general radiographic procedures of the head, spine, abdomen, and extremities. Some procedures are of a specialized nature and may involve the use of contrast media for diagnostic evaluation.