Please see the index below for a list of all our articles on Diagnostic Tests.

If you are new to the subject, we recommend starting with: Introduction to Diagnostic Studies for Back and Neck Pain

CT scan, a non-invasive imaging technique, provides detailed cross-sectional images of the body aiding in diagnosis and treatment.

Electromyography (EMG) is a diagnostic test that assesses muscle and nerve function, aiding in diagnosing neuromuscular disorders.

Lumbar discogram assesses back pain by injecting contrast dye into spinal discs, aiding diagnosis and treatment planning.

Spine MRI scans use powerful magnets and radio waves to create detailed images of the spine, aiding in diagnosis and treatment planning.