A Sound SmartDR ® Product 

SmartDR Canine_veterinary radiography

Sound SmartDR is known as the best-selling digital radiography system in history. Sound continues to evolve this system with its knowledge gained from 5000 installs over the last eight years. SmartDR Fusion combines the best of both — Canon reliability with Sound expertise. Veterinary-specific, industry-leading Sound SmartDR software with the reliability and performance of Canon hardware.


  • Veterinary-specific workflow with three steps or less to acquisition
  • Medical grade acquisition station — IP65 rated for dust and water
  • On-demand training and support
  • MusicaVET intelligent image processing for consistent image quality
  • 3D position assistant

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Built with our customer’s workflow in mind

Acquire images with diagnostic confidence in three steps or less
Known worldwide for image quality, Canon, Inc. pioneered DR technology with the introduction of the world’s first digital radiography detector in 1997 and has sold over 60,000 detectors worldwide.*
  • 17"x17" inch cesium wireless/wired auto-sense panel option
  • IP57 Rating for dust and water resistance
  • Improved cycle time between exposures
*Includes sales to affiliates.

Work Flow Optimized Three steps or less to acquisition with an Intuitive interface and easily customized protocols to streamline image creation.
3D Position Assistant Proper positioning reference at the finger-tips for common to not so common views. Get the image you want the first time.
Training & Support On-demand help videos and technical support enable new users to be trained on imaging in minutes and delivers fast access to help when it’s needed most.
MusicaVET automatically analyzes each image based on each of its contrast levels, optimizes each independently, and re-combines for an enhanced image, every time. Sound pairs the right MusicaVET software version to the panel detector type in order to maximize the most constant image quality for your patients. Combining MusicaVET Intelligent Image Processing with Sound’s state of the art workflow, enables users to get more out of radiography than ever before.
  • Power: Handles high-sensitivity panels with low-dose techniques
  • Balanced: Simultaneously present soft-tissue and bone structures clearly
  • Intelligent: Handles variations in species, size, anatomy, and x-ray technique, with no manual tuning
  • Consistent: Provides high quality diagnostics from patient-to-patient, view-to-view, and user-to-user

Need DR Flexibility In Your Practice?

Take your panel and acquisition on the move with Sound’s SmartDR® Fusion GO

“We look at images from virtually every digital radiography system marketed to veterinarians coast to coast. The images we see from SmartDR with MusicaVET are the best images we see. I don’t think there’s an imaging processing system out there better than MusicaVET.”

Bennett FaginDVM, DACVR—Vet Rad Ltd

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