Our radiology department provides comprehensive diagnostic and interventional services.
We undertake approximately 240,000 exainations each year across
services comprising X-rays (plain film), CT & MRI scanning,
Ultrasound, Fluoroscopy and Interventional radiology.
Radiology department appointments line: 01702 385277
Please note: the appointments line is
open between 08.00 and 19.30 Monday to Friday and between
09.00 and 16.30 on Saturday.
Click on the following links to find out more:
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Where to find us
Top Tips for GP referrals to diagnostic imaging
Imaging requests should include a specific clinical question to
answer and contain sufficient information to support the suspected
diagnosis. Click here
for full details >
We have strong links with City University, London and support
training whilst in clinical placement. See the link below for more
information on the
City University undergraduate programme.
Work shadowing programme - what do Radiographers do?
A radiographer is a specially trained operator with
responsibility for acquiring highly diagnostic images for
interpretation by radiologists (doctors) and advanced practitioner
radiographers who are qualified in image interpretation. View and
download the full programme details here.