Entries by Jay

Ultrasound: What Probes are Used for What Applications?

Ultrasound probes, also called transducers, are devices that emit and receive sound waves. They are an essential part of ultrasound machines, which use those sound waves to create images of the inside of the body. In this blog post, we’ll look at what ultrasound probes are used for and the three main types of probes […]

What Is The Imaging Size Difference Between Different Mini C-Arm Brands?

When it comes to digital imaging equipment, there are many options available. Knowing which is right for your business can be challenging with many mini C-arm brands. This article will explore the imaging size differences between Orthoscan, Hologic, Smart-C, and GE Miniview brands. Read on to learn more!  Orthoscan The Orthoscan Mobile DI Mini C-Arm […]

What Makes Handheld Ultrasound Different From Laptop Style Units?

Handheld ultrasound quickly becomes the go-to medical imaging equipment choice. Its small, lightweight design makes it ideal for quick point-of-care assessments or on-the-go diagnostics. But how does it differ from laptop-style units? Let’s take a look at three of the top handheld ultrasound brands—, Butterfly, Clarius, and Minisono—to compare and contrast their features.  Wireless or […]

4 Ways To Make the Most of Your Imaging Training

X-ray equipment, new or refurbished, isn’t cheap. But it is vital to your patients’ medical needs. That’s why training to use each piece of equipment safely and effectively is essential. Having a good understanding of X-ray technology, or radiography, as it is also known, can help you make sure your practice runs smoothly. You will […]

Five Reasons to Maintain Your X-Ray Machines Regularly

Medical imaging equipment is a vital part of any healthcare facility. This equipment helps doctors diagnose and treat patients by providing clear images of the inside of the body. X-ray machines are medical imaging equipment that uses X-rays to create these images. X-rays have come a long way since 1895, when the first X-Radiation or […]

Imaging Equipment Care

Your imaging equipment is a vital part of your business and needs to be cared for to function properly. Each equipment has different maintenance requirements, but some general tips apply to all imaging machines. Here are seven tips to keep your equipment in top shape: Stick to a Schedule You should have a regular maintenance […]

What’s included in a DR package

When purchasing a DR package (or DR retrofit package), it’s important to understand what a Digital Radiography (DR) system quote includes and what you need.  Sometimes, when you are looking for a DR system, you can just get a DR panel pricing, with nothing else included.  This would be a good fit if you already […]

J’s Spice BBQ Rub

J’s original Spice BBQ Rub! What’s special about this Spice BBQ Rub?  Besides the fact it’s PK original, it has no Salt and Mustard, popular bases for many bbq rubs.  Yes, you can make delicious Spice BBQ Rub without any salt! So what’s in this? It Contains: Paprika, Black Pepper, Brown Sugar, Garlic, Onion, Cumin, […]


Should I Rent or Buy C-Arm? What about leasing?

One of the biggest questions that comes up when you first realize you need a C-Arm in your office is what kinds of C-Arm you want.  And then once you figure out how much the C-Arm you want costs, often more than expected, then the question sets in: Should I Rent or Buy C-Arm? This […]


Should I get Extended Warranty on my C-Arm?

What’s the biggest waste of money in the world?  I say Insurance… until you need the coverage.  Then it’s a saving grace, and you’re suddenly glad you’ve been paying all those years toward your insurance.  As you can imagine, an Extended Warranty or Service Contract for your C-Arm works identically. There are 2 types of […]