The Area’s Most Renowned Imaging Center Northern California PET Imaging Center (NCPIC) was established in 1992 as a not-for-profit community benefit organization. The organization was the first freestanding outpatient PET center in the nation, with the first whole-body PET scanner, and was designed to provide the local community with the most advanced molecular imaging technologies available.

Northern California PET Imaging Center is ACR Accredited

ACR Accreditation is recognized as the gold standard in medical imaging.

ACR Accreditation helps assure you that we provide the highest level of image quality and safety by documenting that our facility meets requirements for equipment, medical personnel and quality assurance.

Clinical Research Imaging & Optimal Tracers

Northern California PET Imaging Center (NCPIC) is a specialty referral site for certain National Institutes for Health (NIH) grants in certain areas of cancer, dementia and stroke.

In addition to providing clinical PET/CT imaging services, NCPIC is involved in clinical research supporting the use of PET imaging for new indications and with new radiopharmaceuticals. It is this uniqueness that continues to make NCPIC a nationally known center of excellence.

Optimal Tracers is a division of Northern California PET Imaging Center.  We are a radiochemistry service that provides clinical and pre-clinical radiotracers to the exact specifications of our customers in both academic and commerical settings.”