Health Services

Health Physics


The Health Physics Office ensures the safe and compliant use of both ionizing and non-ionizing radiation by providing comprehensive Health Physics Services and effectively managing CRDAMC’s Defense Health Agency (DHA) Radioactive Materials Authorization.

Scope of Practice

  • Ensure regulatory compliance with applicable Federal, DHA and Army regulations pertaining to Radiation Safety
  • Protect CRDAMC beneficiaries and employees from unnecessary exposure to radiation through enforcement of the ALARA principle
  • Educate staff, supervisors and healthcare providers to address radiation concerns to health and safety 

Programs and Services

  • Nuclear Medicine Support (Iodine-131 Radiotherapies)
  • Radiation Occupational Dose Monitoring
  • Radiation Safety Training
  • Radioactive Waste Management
  • Diagnostic Imaging Surveys
  • Non-Ionizing Radiation Safety Program

Request Services

  • Radiation Safety Training
  • Lead Protective Garment Program
  • Radiation Safety Consultations
  • Facility Shielding Evaluations

Contact Us


7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Closed Minimal Manning Days




Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center
590 Medical Center Road
Building 36065, Inside Radiology
Fort Cavazos, Texas 76544

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