Call: 407-438-7847


Stay updated on all the latest and trending topics in the industry! Our blog has relevant information on all imaging equipment modalities and topics.

CT Scanner calibration phantom section

CT Scanner Calibration, the Core of CT Maintenance

CT units are the premier imaging tool for all imaging departments throughout the world. They are used in diagnostic, therapeutic and interventional procedures. Therefore CT Scanner calibration is fundamental to ensure high imaging quality. According to iDATA Research, there are over 75 million CT scans … Read more

X-ray machine collimator

Common Issues With X-Ray Collimator Heads

The three things that can go wrong with General X-ray collimator heads When working with X-ray tubes and images very little thought is given to the collimator head which is a significant part to the X-ray unit. Collimators contain a series of mirrors, lights and … Read more

Mini C-arms Vs. Full-size C-arms

Full-Size C-Arms vs. Mini C-Arms

Both full-size C-arms and mini C-arms are integral to any imaging department’s arsenal. What are their differences and what are they used for? Full-size C-Arms Full-size C-arms are more powerful and have more room to accommodate different parts of the body. There are many brands … Read more

Medical assistant in the operating room verifying orthopedic surgeons work on a human spine, with the help of a c- arm fluoroscope

Top 5 C-Arm Problems and Solutions

Learn how to identify the 5 most common C-arm problems and what to do about them. The good news is that most of the problems can be fixed by following a few simple steps listed below. Otherwise, the hospital biomed team or qualified service engineer … Read more

Quantum Radiographic Room Options

Know The Quantum Rad Room Options

General rad rooms have just gotten smarter with Quantum’s wide selection of smart rad room digital systems. All Quantum Rad rooms are compatible with both DR and CR systems which makes upgrades on current rad rooms easy and affordable. Quantums “Drive” upgrade offers a 17 … Read more

Fluoroscopy image acquisition on a C-arm

C-Arm, Fluoroscopy And Image Aquisition

Image acquisition on a mobile C-arm for fluoroscopy procedures is either done via an image intensifier (ii) or a flat plate detector. Early models of stationary flouro units were either mounted to the floor or the ceiling and couldn’t achieve extreme angles. They were used … Read more

MRI scanner magnetic field and coils and

What is Tesla in an MRI Scanner?

Tesla is a SI (International System) unit of measurement for magnetic field strength and was named after the Serbian born scientist Nikola Tesla. One Tesla is equal to 10,000 gauss. The earth’s magnetic field is about 0.5 Super conducting MRI scanners use Tesla to measure … Read more

Our Equipment Specialists
Are Ready To Help You

At Amber Diagnostics our trained professionals have been refurbishing used imaging equipment since 1994. We are more than capable of handling all questions and services throughout the purchasing process including room planning, shipping, installation, and training. Our warranties and financing can be customized to fit your facility’s needs and budgets. Click here to receive a call from our experts.