Nuclear medicine is located in the X-Ray Department and uses radioactive medicines to do diagnostic testing. Nuclear medicine is used frequently in cardiac-stress testing and may be used for other tests such as gastric emptying. The cardiac- stress test is a lengthy procedure that may take five to six hours. All tests require a doctor’s order. Nuclear medicine is located behind the south lobby information desk on FMC’s main level. Information about nuclear medicine can be obtained by calling (740) 687-8130. To schedule your nuclear medicine procedure, call (740) 687-8666.