Micheal J. Pole MD
Radiologist | Diagnostic Radiology725 S Shoop Ave Wauseon OH, 43567
Dr. Michael Pole is a radiologist practicing in Wauseon, OH. Dr. Pole specializes in diagnosing and treating injuries and diseases using medical imaging techniques such as X-Rays, magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography exams. These techniques offer accurate visibility to the inside of the patients body and help to detect otherwise hidden illnesses so that they can be treated quickly and efficiently.
Education and Training
Wright State Univ Sch Of Med- Dayton Oh 1991
Wright State University Boonshoft School Of Medicine 1991
RadiologyAmerican Board of RadiologyABR
Micheal J. Pole MD's Expert Contributions
Can an MRI detect tumors?
Absolutely. READ MORE
Does a sinus X-ray show infection?
Yes. It will show mucosal thickening( chronic sinus inflammation ) or air fluid level. Acute sinus infection.) READ MORE
How long does an MRI of the knee take?
Depends where you go and what protocols their doctors like. Ours take 30 minutes READ MORE
How long does a CT scan of an abdomen take?
Depends on the speed of the scanner and the length of the detector row. Also if you get IV contrast , they will have to wait a few minutes to let your kidneys and bladder fill a little. Anywhere from 5 to 10 minutes. If no contrast, then with most scanners, 5 minutes. READ MORE
Can chest x-rays detect lung diseases?
Yes, but at your age, I promise you, your lungs are fine. You are just suffering the aftermath of an old viral illness, like the flu. Or you have allergies. You will be fine. You just need some steroids. READ MORE
Can X-rays show old fractures?
Most of the time, I can tell if an old fracture has happened because remodeling is not always perfect. so there will be just a bit of hypertrophy. But sometimes the fracture is so clean that it leaves no sign of ever happening. Mike READ MORE
Is an arthrogram painful?
Shoulder arthrograms probably are the most painful, but I just use a 25 gauge needle, which is tiny. Most of my arthrogram patients are teenagers and they don't complain of much pain at all. You will do fine. Mike READ MORE
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Get to know Diagnostic Radiologist Dr. Michael J. Pole, who serves patients in Wauseon, Ohio.
Dr. Pole is a board-certified diagnostic radiologist who is currently serving patients at Fulton County Health Center in Wauseon, Ohio. Fulton County Health Center is a critical access hospital along with a 71-bed nursing home on a 128-acre campus serving the residents of Fulton County Ohio and surrounding areas. The staff Fulton County Health Center are committed to providing quality, personalized health care to area residents.
Dr. Pole earned his medical degree from Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine in 1991. He then went on to complete his internship at Kettering Medical Center. Thereafter, he completed his residency in radiology and his fellowship in neuroradiology at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.
Dr. Pole is board-certified in diagnostic radiology by the American Board of Radiology (ABR). The ABR is an independent, not-for-profit organization and is one of 24 national medical specialty boards that make up the American Board of Medical Specialties.
Diagnostic radiology refers to the field of medicine that uses non-invasive imaging scans to diagnose a patient. The tests and equipment used sometimes involves low doses of radiation to create highly detailed images of an area. A diagnostic radiologist is a medical doctor who specializes in diagnosing and treating disease and injury, using medical imaging techniques such as x-rays, computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), nuclear medicine, positron emission tomography (PET), fusion imaging, and ultrasound.
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