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General radiography uses x-rays to create an image of the inside of the body. Any part of the body can be examined. The image created is viewed and interpreted by a radiologist to detect and diagnose medical conditions.

 At Women’s College Hospital we offer:

  • standard x-ray  (no appointment required)

Having an x-ray? View the exam information below.

What do I need to do to prepare?  

You may be asked to put on a hospital gown, remove clothing, jewelry,  and any other items covering the area to be examined.

What will I feel during the exam?

The x-ray does not cause any pain or discomfort.

How long will the exam last?

The length of the exam depends on the type of x-ray exam. Be prepared to spend 10 to 30 minutes in the examination room.

What am I supposed to do after my test is done?

No follow up care is required.

When can I expect results? 

A report will be sent to your family doctor within 10 days.

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Location & Contact Information

X-ray - General Radiography
Department of Medical Imaging
Women's College Hospital
76 Grenville Street
2nd Floor
Toronto, ON M5S 1B2

Phone: 416-323-7515 ext.7

Hours of Service:
Monday to Friday
8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

This program is wheelchair-accessible.

Our Publications

  • Fully affiliated with:
  • University of Toronto

  • A member of:
  • Council of Academic Hospitals of Ontario (CAHO)