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American College of Radiology, Breast Imaging Center of Excellence

American College of Radiology, Computed Tomography (CT) Accredited Facility

American College of Radiology, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Accredited Facility

MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)

Shields MRI logoWe are proud to partner with Shields MRI for quality, patient-centered MRI services at our locations in Chelmsford and on the main hospital campus. A leader in diagnostic imaging for more than 25 years, Shields Health Care Group has an unwavering commitment to quality imaging and interpretation.

For more information, or to schedule an appointment, call Shields MRI at Lowell General Hospital: 800-258-4674. Ask to speak with a technologist if you have any questions.

Hours at:

  • Lowell General Hospital's Main Campus 7:00am-9:00pm, 7 days-a-week
  • Lowell General Hospital's Chelmsford Campus 6:30am-7:00pm, Monday-Friday; 7:00am-1:00pm Saturday
  • Lowell General Hospital's Saints Campus 7:00am-5:00pm, Monday-Friday

Types of MRI Exams

  • Breast 
  • Body
  • Orthopedic
  • Neurological
  • Vascular

Preparation for MRI Exams

There is no preparation required for any MRI exam listed above. However those who have a pacemaker, cochlear implant, neurostimulator or an aneurysm clip should NOT have a MRI. Please speak with your physician if you are unsure.

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