Maury Regional Medical Center bring advanced x-ray and fluoroscopy technology to Tennessee

March 15, 2018

CMS Imaging, Inc and Maury Regional Medical Center  bring the advanced x-ray and fluoroscopy technology to Middle Tennessee

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC - Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN has announced the beginning of usage of a Shimadzu Sonialvision G4 purchased from CMS Imaging, Inc. The Sonialvision G4 brings the "Best in Class" performance of a multi-functional universal Radiography / Fluoroscopy system to Middle Tennessee.

"The system offers physicians advanced imaging technology while minimizing X-Ray dose levels and can accommodate patients weighing up to 700 pounds. Currently, we are the only provider in Middle Tennessee to offer this system," said Maury Regional Health CEO Alan Watson.

"CMS Imaging is proud to partner with Maury Regional to bring this exciting and advanced technology to the people of Middle Tennessee. The Shimadzu Sonialvision G4 will provide the physicians of Maury Regional ultra-high resolution x-ray and fluoroscopic images while reducing the x-ray dose," said CMS Imaging, Inc Senior Strategic Accounts Manager John Lillie.

The Sonialvision G4 is designed to consider all users in a diversity of situations, making it ideal for a wide variety of examinations, such as Orthopedics, General Radiography Studies, Gastrointestinal Studies, Endoscopy, Urology, and Angiography.

Shimadzu's Sonialvision G4 offers a consistently high image quality. It's best-in-class, 139 ┬Ám ultra-small pixel pitch FPD and SUREengine Advance, state-of-the-art digital image processing technology ensure the highest image quality ever.

Additionally, it achieves comprehensive dose reduction as a total system, equipped with various functions to reduce radiation exposure levels effectively such as removable grid, ideal Grid-controlled Pulsed fluoroscopy, new collimator with Multi-Beam Hardening (MBH) filters, Virtual Collimation and above-mentioned high quality imaging ability itself will also contribute to even further dose reduction possibility while keeping good output image quality.

To learn more about the Shimadzu Sonialvision G4, please visit our website at or contact us at

About CMS Imaging, Inc:
CMS Imaging, Inc. is the premier healthcare solutions provider specializing in the sales and service of diagnostic medical imaging equipment. Founded in 1987 in Charleston, SC as an independent service organization, CMS Imaging has expanded its product line to include MRI, CT, Digital X-Ray, and Advanced Fluoroscopic systems. Software solutions including Avreo, Authpal by Availity, PACS Harmony, and MedCurrent's Clinical Decision Support (CDS) are also available to enable customers to display, manage, and store imaging data.

About Maury Regional Medical Center:
Serving more than 200,000 people across southern Middle Tennessee, Maury Regional Medical Center, a 255-bed facility, is the largest medical center between Nashville and Huntsville and had been evaluated by outside organization and compared to some of the most respected medical centers in the country. For 2018, Maury Regional Medical Center was ranked number one on Tennessee for overall hospital care and overall surgical care in the area of medical excellence by - an information service of Quantros, Inc. The medical center offers a wide range of advanced services including an accredited heart program, neonatal intensive care and cancer center. In addition to Maury Regional Medical Center, Maury Regional Health includes Marshall Medical Center in Lewisburg, Wayne Medical Center in Waynesboro, Lewis Health Care in Hohenwald, Maury Regional Medical Group physician practices, as well as additional facilities across southern Middle Tennessee.

About Shimadzu Corporation:
Shimadzu Corporation has remained committed to commercializing cutting-edge technology and providing it to customers in a wide array of industries for more than 140 years. Our brand statement, "Excellence in Science", reflects our desire and attitude to diligently respond to customers' requirements by offering superior, world-class technologies indispensable for analytical and measuring instruments, medical systems, aircraft equipment and industrial machinery in the area of human health, safety and security of society and advancement of industry. In the ever-changing landscape of challenges of society, Shimadzu aims to partner with customers to meet their needs with unique technologies and solutions.

Phil Reichner

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