Diagnostic Imaging

The Diagnostic Imaging Department – also known as “Radiology” – at Southwest Memorial Hospital is proud to offer advanced imaging equipment and technology, along with a highly trained and experienced staff of technologists and radiologists. Our services include routine x-rays, ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) computerized tomography (CT), digital mammography, nuclear medicine, and echocardiography.


All technologists in the Diagnostic Imaging Department are registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. In addition, our Ultrasound Technologists are Registered by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers. Our mammography technologists have had additional training in performing mammograms and have passed a special Registry examination given by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. Several of our technologists have specialized in a certain imaging modality such as Computerized Tomography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging or Nuclear Medicine and passed a Registry examination in that modality which is given by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. The mammography service is Accredited by the American College of Radiology.


Our Radiologists

Mark Walters, MD
Patrick Messerli, MD
Kurt Rohren, MD
Brett Englund, MD
Jonathan Delacey, MD
Jay Johnson, MD

Radiology Billing

Patients are billed separately by the Radiologists affiliated with Radiology Associates, PC. Their billing office number is 970-259-2525


Hours of Operation and Scheduling

Our department is open for out-patient services Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. If you are having a routine x-ray (chest, wrist, arm, ankle, etc.) you do not need an appointment. If your doctor has ordered a mammogram, CT scan, MRI, ultrasound, echocardiogram, fluoroscopy, or nuclear medicine study please call 970-564-2050 to make an appointment.


The Diagnostic Imaging department is under the direction of Wendell Heck, RT(R)MR. He can be reached at 970-564-2059