IMPORTANT CHECK LIST
Because the MRI uses magnets, some metal implants prohibit MRI exams. You cannot be examined if you have any of the following:
GETTING READYTheres no need for any special preparation when come in for your Open MRI. You can eat or drink anything prior to the exam and take your prescription medication, unless your doctor tells you otherwise. Just wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing, like a sweat suit, without any metal snaps or zippers. Dressing gowns, without metal fasteners, are available, if you prefer.