Download your free Whitepaper to learn how to select the right apron.

The process can seem overwhelming but it can be reduced to a few simple steps that will help you find the right apron. We have compiled this Whitepaper to help you choose the optimal x-ray apron for you.

Core Material 

Although lead is still the primary core material, there are other core materials that have proven to be viable alternatives to lead.   


X-ray aprons come in various styles with various amounts of coverage. There are several important factors to consider for choosing the optimal x-ray apron. 

Apron Style

X-ray aprons come in assorted styles with several different types of closures. 

Lead Aprons For Radiation Protection

X-rays provide detailed images of muscles, bones, tissues, and other bodily masses, making it possible to detect fractures, tumors, and other conditions in need of treatment. Although their benefits far outweigh their risks, prolonged exposure to x-rays has been linked to an increased chance of developing various types of cancers. X-ray aprons are often utilized to reduce exposure to both patients and personnel.

"Excellent service, easy to order, good price, good quality, my staff loved the color. Will  buy from you again if I need more lead aprons." 

Dr. Asma Siddiqui, MD 

Avenel, NJ


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