Advanced MRI Scans for Joint and Muscle Evaluation

Welcome to Vitalscan, where precise diagnostics meet unparalleled care. 


Our state-of-the-art MRI scans offer comprehensive insights into joint and muscle health, identifying issues related to knee pains, ankle injuries, back pain, and more.

No GP Referral Required
Results Within Days
Your Own Patient Portal
Affordable Fixed Pricing

Unraveling Pain: Precision MRI for Ailments

Knee Pains and Injuries

Don’t let knee discomfort hold you back. Our specialised MRI scans pinpoint the root cause of knee pains, addressing concerns like meniscus tears, ligament injuries, and chronic knee soreness. Discover effective treatment paths with accurate diagnoses.

Back Pain Evaluation

From persistent backaches to sciatica, our MRI scans delve into the depths of spine health. Whether it’s a search for relief or understanding the cause, our back MRI services offer detailed insights to allow your specialist to tailor a treatment plan just for you.

Comprehensive Muscle and Joint Analysis

Unravel the mystery behind ankle, shoulder, or hip discomfort. Our scans meticulously examine ligament injuries, muscle tears, and bone fractures, providing a roadmap for targeted treatment and rehabilitation.

Tailored Treatments for Healing

Rotator Cuff Tendonitis Treatment

Seeking relief from rotator cuff tendonitis? Our specialised scans pave the way for accurate diagnosis and personalized treatment plans, ensuring a path towards recovery.

Effective Solutions for Knee Pain Problems

Is knee pain affecting your daily life? Our comprehensive knee MRI scans identify the underlying issues, guiding you towards effective joint relief strategies and tailored treatment solutions.

Insights into Backache Treatment

Chronic backache troubles? Our MRI scans offer clarity on the source of discomfort, allowing your specialist to devise precise treatment methods for lasting relief.

Your Journey to Well-being Starts Here

Private MRI Services

Benefit from confidential and expedited MRI services tailored to your schedule and needs at a luxurious private clinic.

Cost-Efficient MRI Scans

Wondering about MRI scan costs for specific areas like the lower back, knee, spine, or pelvis? Our transparent fixed pricing structure ensures accessibility to quality diagnostics without financial surprises.

Expert Insights and Guidance

Curious about what’s causing your knee pain or back discomfort? Our team of experienced specialist radiologists interpret MRI results and provide comprehensive explanations within days to guide your treatment journey.

Embrace Pain-free Living with Precision MRI Scans

Our commitment at Vitalscan is to provide unparalleled diagnostic precision, enabling tailored treatments for joint and muscle ailments. Whether it’s a sports injury, chronic pain, or post-trauma evaluation, our advanced MRI scans pave the way for healing and recovery.

Discover the relief you deserve. Schedule your MRI appointment today and take the first step towards a pain-free tomorrow.

What does an MRI involve?

Before arriving at the centre


You will receive an email confirmation of your booking.  If you have any questions about the scan, you can phone our friendly team in advance.  If we need to speak to you about the type of scan you have booked, we will get in touch

Before the scan


There is free parking at the centre, or we are a very short walk from the train station.  Our team will greet you at reception, and offer you a drink while you wait.

You will then be called into your own private dressing room where our staff will explain the procedure and go through some safety questions.  If you need to change, a gown will be provided.

If you need intravenous contrast for the scan, a cannula will be put in the vein.

During the scan


The scan takes approximately 20 minutes. It may take longer.  Different types of short scans will be performed showing the brain in different ways. 

There will be some loud noises during the scan including banging noises, which is normal.  We will provide ear plugs or earphones with music.

Our scanner has a slightly larger bore which can reduce claustrophobia.  For some scans, we can show a video within the scanner with images designed to encourage relaxation.

Try to keep still.  This will mean that the images that the radiologist looks at will be at their best.  It will also mean that the scan time will be kept short as we will not have to repeat the scans.

After the scan


You will be taken back to your dressing room and any instructions for care after the scan will be given.  If you had contrast, you will be asked to wait a short while before your cannula is removed.

The scan will be looked at by a specialist radiologist within three days of your scan.  They will write a report which will describe the findings on the scan and they will give a conclusion which will summarise the findings and offer any suggestions for your next steps.

If you would like, you can book a virtual consultation with the radiologist who can explain the report to you and show you the pictures.

How Much Does an MRI cost?

A single region MRI scan costs £350.

Most diagnoses can be made without contrast. If the radiologist feels that you might benefit from contrast when they look at the scan, we can call you back. There is no additional cost for contrast.

Same Day MRI Available

Still Undecided If A Scan Is Right For You?

Contact our team at Vitalscan who can offer you advice

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