Our nuclear medicine team offer a comprehensive and responsive nuclear medicine service to the local population, as well as providing support and advice to nuclear medicine departments in neighbouring hospitals.
We use radioactive materials to help to diagnose and treat your
illness. Medicines that you take may move to different parts of
your body when you are ill. We can tag drugs with radioactive
tracers so that we can see them move around your body using a gamma
camera; the pictures that the gamma camera takes are called
Our nuclear medicine team consists of nuclear
medicine technologists, radiologists and radiographers, each
bringing a wide variety of skills, knowledge and expertise our
hospital. We offer a comprehensive range of scans and therapies to
patients referred by a consultant and GP.