About ERA

Eastern Radiological Associates (ERA) is a professional partnership of board certified radiologists (doctors trained in medical imaging and image interpretation) who have been providing radiology professional services since 1970. Our mission is simple. Eastern Radiological Associates serves the patient and physician community of the region (Montana, Wyoming, and surrounding) by providing the highest quality diagnostic imaging and interventional services in a caring and compassionate atmosphere. Did you know? We are involved in the Yellowstone community… learn...

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Meet the Radiologists

Brian Christenson

Brian Christenson, MD

Brian Christenson is a board-certified radiologist. He is fellowship/ subspecialty trained in interventional radiology.

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Services

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Nuclear Medicine

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Nuclear medicine is a branch of medical imaging that uses small amounts of radioactive material to diagnose and determine the severity of or treat a variety of diseases, including many types of cancers, heart disease, gastrointestinal, endocrine, neurological disorders and other abnormalities within the body. Because nuclear medicine procedures are able to pinpoint molecular activity within the body, they offer the potential to identify disease in its earliest stages as well as a patient’s immediate response to therapeutic interventions. Nuclear...

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DEXASCAN

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Dexascan  Bone density scanning, also called dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) or bone densitometry, is an enhanced form of x-ray technology that is used to measure bone loss. DXA is today’s established standard for measuring bone mineral density (BMD). Learn more at http://www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=dexa

Musculoskeletal Imaging

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Musculoskeletal radiology (MSK) is a subspecialty of radiology. MSK radiology uses state-of-the-art imaging technology to diagnose disorders of bones, joints, and soft tissues using a wide variety of modalities including conventional radiography (x-ray), computed tomography (CT), ultrasonography, and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). MSK radiologists help diagnose a variety of musculoskeletal disorders including trauma, sports injury, arthritis, bone and soft tissue tumors, and many other etiologies causing acute and chronic pain. Our state-of-the-art...

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