Imaging Research and Clinical Trials

Researchers and clinicians at the S. Mark Taper Foundation Imaging Center perform a range of multidisciplinary studies in neuroradiology, musculoskeletal radiology, nuclear medicine and cardiac imaging. Our researchers investigate improved means to diagnose and treat cancer, aneurysms, spine fractures, neurovascular disease and a range of other conditions and diseases.

An imaging nurse or technologist will discuss participating with you, if you are interested. Once screened for eligibility, you will be provided any preparation instructions required for the study.

Cardiac Imaging Research


Minimally Invasive Treatment for Cancer 

NOPR: 18F Sodium Fluoride (NaF) PET for Bone Scanning

Neuro (Brain) Studies

Humanitarian Use Device Studies for Clinical Care 

Retrospective Reviews

Past Research

Frequently Asked Questions


Why Choose the S. Mark Taper Foundation Imaging Center?


The S. Mark Taper Foundation Imaging Center provides a full range of advanced imaging, both radiology and cardiology, as well as interventional radiology and interventional tumor (oncology) treatments to the greater Los Angeles area, including Beverly Hills, Encino, Mid-Cities, Sherman Oaks, Silver Lake, Studio City, Toluca Lake and West Hollywood.