Radiation (such as x-rays) or other imaging technologies (such as ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging) is used to diagnose or treat disease.
Your doctor or nurse will be able to explain the purpose of the examination to you. Information will also be included with your appointment letter.
The Radiology Department is located on each of the two main sites within the Trust:
Opening hours: CT, MRI, Nuclear Medicine, Ultrasound, Obsetric & Gynaelogical Ultrasound, PET-CT, Peggy Wood Breast Screening and Peggy Wood Breast Symptomatic by appointment only.
X-ray - you do not need an appointment. Opening hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday - 8.30am - 8pm, and Wednesday - 1pm - 8pm.
|Nuclear Medicine (NM)||01622 225047|
|Obstetric & Gynaecological Ultrasound||01622 224241|
|X-Ray - Information||01622 224741|
|Peggy Wood Breast Screening||01622 710185|
|Peggy Wood Breast Symptomatic||01622 225761|
Opening hours: DEXA, MRI, Nuclear Medicine and Ultrasound by appointment only.
X-ray - you do not need an appointment. Opening hours are Monday - Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm, but try to avoid coming between 10am and 2pm, as this is our busiest time.
|Nuclear Medicine (NM)||01892 634733|
The Royal College of Radiologists website explains different procedures and examinations.