Head Matrix Coil

12-element design, iPAT-compatible coil for standard and advanced neuro applications.

Features & Benefits

The Head Matrix coil is part of the standard system configuration.

  • 12-element design with 12 integrated preamplifiers, two rings of 6 elements each (i.e. 4 clusters of 3 elements each)
  • Upper coil part removable
  • Lower coil part usable without upper part for highly claustrophobic patients
  • Lower coil part may stay on the patient table for most of the examinations
  • Smoothly integrated into the patient table with Neck Matrix coil and Spine Matrix coil
  • Open patient-friendly design
  • Cushioned head stabilizers (removable)
  • No coil tuning
  • iPAT-compatible
  • Detachable double mirror


  • Head examination
  • MR Angiography
  • Combined head/neck examination
  • TMJ (temporo mandibular joints)

Can be combined with

  • Neck Matrix coil
  • Spine Matrix coil
  • Body Matrix coils (up to 4)
  • PA Matrix coil
  • All flexible coils (e.g. CP Flex coil, small, CP Flex coil, large)

General Requirements

  • MAGNETOM Espree
  • MAGNETOM Symphony, A Tim System
  • MAGNETOM Verio

Compatible with all versions on listed systems

Please Note: Additional technical pre-requisites may apply. Upon receiving your request, your local Siemens representative will clarify whether your system meets the requirements.