For patients with coronary risks, a noninvasive scan provides reliable answers It’s a sobering statistic: Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men, women, and people of most racial and ethnic groups in the United States. The most common type of heart disease is called coronary artery disease, or CAD. Unfortunately, some people […]
MRA is pleased to announce the addition of three providers to our growing team. Mecklenburg Radiology Associates (MRA) welcomes Joseph Simon, DO. He began serving as a women’s imaging radiologist in November of 2023. Dr. Simon completed his breast imaging fellowship at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona. He completed his residency at Detroit […]
Knee pain from arthritis? New clinically proven, minimally-invasive treatment offers an alternative to surgery.
Geniculate artery embolization is effective when conservative treatments fail, and when patients don’t want or aren’t candidates for surgery
In this article, we spoke with Dr. Andrew Griffin to learn more about kyphoplasty, a procedure that our interventional radiologists perform that is not just life-changing but lifesaving.
Men who suffer from urinary symptoms caused by benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) are often presented with two treatment options: medications that can relax the muscles near the prostate or surgery.
Artificial Intelligence: A new technology in mammography is not just a game changer, but a life saver
Artificial Intelligence: A new technology in mammography is not just a game changer, but a life saver Using artificial intelligence to help read mammograms may increase cancer detection rates and reduce false positives. Mecklenburg Radiology Associates (MRA) strives to provide the best patient care in the industry and takes pride in bringing cutting-edge techniques to […]
Uterine Fibroid Embolization: Treating a common disease without surgery Vast majority of women with fibroids benefit from this treatment For women who suffer from painful uterine fibroids, here’s some welcome news: relief is often just one minimally invasive procedure away. Uterine fibroid embolization (UFE) is the most common advanced treatment Mecklenburg Radiology Associates’ interventional radiologists […]
Q&A with Dr. Robert Barr: What Patients and Families Need to Know About Radiology In September 2022, Mecklenburg Radiology Associates neuroradiologist Robert Barr, MD, was elected president of the Board of Governors (BOG) of the American Board of Radiology (ABR). Below, Dr. Barr shares his insights on the field of radiology – including answering some of our […]
MRA Providers Honored with First-Ever Novant Health Rowan Medical Center Doctor of the Year, APP of the Year Awards
Two Mecklenburg Radiology Associates (MRA) providers have been honored with Novant Health’s highest provider honor. Dr. Paul Capito has been named 2022 Doctor of the Year, and Ashley Medina, PA-C, has been named 2022 Advanced Practice Provider (APP) of the Year. They were nominated for this award by their peers for consistently contributing to a […]
MRA is pleased to announce the addition of eight radiologists to our growing team. Mecklenburg Radiology Associates (MRA) continues to successfully recruit radiologists with extensive subspecialty training from leading institutions. Edward Clark, MD Dr. Clark completed his residency at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, after attending medical school at the University of Vermont in Burlington, […]