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Brenner Children’s pediatric emergency department has moved back to its original location. Learn more

In order to help protect patients, family members and health care workers from the spread of COVID-19, no visitors are allowed at any of Wake Forest Baptist Health’s outpatient or inpatient facilities, except in certain situations.
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Word! Radiologist

Word! Radiologist

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Radiologist

(En español:Radiólogo)

Say: ray-dee-ah-lo-jist

When a kid gets an X-ray or a CT scan (two types of pictures taken of the inside of the body), those funny-looking pictures can be tough to understand. That's where radiologists come in. They are doctors who are specialists in reading and making sense of these pictures, and they help other doctors figure out what's going on inside you.