Siemens Video for MRI scan participants

Getting an MRI can often create anxiety for some patients. Understanding what goes on in your exam can help. This video guides you step-by-step through a typical MRI scan, answering the most common questions MRI patients have.

VIDEO: What happens during an MRI examination?


The MGH MRI safety training is held every two months. To receive more information or to register for the training, please send an email to You must complete the online theoretical training before attending the MRI safety training.