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Fluoroscopy at Baptist Health Louisville



Fluoroscopy is a type of imaging that shows a continuous X-ray image on a monitor. It is used to diagnose or treat patients by showing movement of a body part or of an instrument or dye (contrast agent) through the body.

Typical uses for fluoroscopy at Baptist Health Louisville include:

  • Joints (arthrography)
  • Lower gastrointestinal tract (barium enema)
  • Upper gastrointestinal tract
  • Video swallowing study