Computed Tomography (CT)

Computed Tomography (CT) is a test that combines x-rays and computer scans. The result is a detailed picture that can show problems with soft tissues (such as the lining of your sinuses), organs (such as kidneys or lungs), and bones.


The Radiology department at Zuckerberg San Francisco General has the most current and latest CT technology to enable the delivery of safe, timely, efficient, and patient-centered CT imaging to trauma, emergency, in-patients, and outpatients. The department has state-of-the-art GE VCT 64 detector CT scanners which are operated by highly-skilled technologists.


Hours of Operation:

Outpatient Service
Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat Sun
7:30AM – 6:00PM 7:30AM – 6:00PM 7:30AM – 6:00PM 7:30AM – 6:00PM 7:30AM – 6:00PM


Trauma, ER patients and inpatients are all done on a 24/7 basis


Forms and Information to Patients:

Your doctor or health care provider will submit a referral for you to receive a Computed Tomography (CT) test. If you have questions, please call 415-206-8069.


  • Biopsy, Image Guided [EN, SP]
  • Cardiac Radiographic studies (Child) [English, Spanish]
  • Computed Tomography (adult) [English, Spanish]
  • Computed Tomography (Child) [English, Spanish]
  • Computed Tomography – Angiography (CTA) [EN, SP, CH]
  • CT Myelogram [EN, SP]
  • CT FAQs [EN, SP]


Exams Offered:

  • Head
  • Neck
  • Chest
  • Abdomen/Pelvis
  • Extremities
  • Extremity runoffs
  • Angiography studies
  • Venous Studies


CT scanner

CT scanner

Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center is part of the SF Health Network.

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Please call 9-1-1 if this is a medical emergency.

Please call Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital at (415) 206-8000 for general information.

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