MRI Pioneers – Canada Diagnostic Centre opens first private medical imaging company in Canada.
Canada Diagnostic Centres first open its doors in 1993, when the only other option to get an MRI was at Foothills hospital and the wait to get an MRI scan was 3 months long.
The company started with 1 location in Calgary. The Chinook location is Canada’s oldest and first private diagnostic imaging clinic. The facility operated 2 MRI machines and truly pioneered in the private medical imaging field.