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Radiology
Body Imaging Service
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Services Provided
You can find out more about the Radiology Department on their webpages.
  • CT (Computerised Tomography) – provides computer generated cross-section scans of body organs from X rays
     
  • Nuclear Medicine – the use of small traces of radioactive substances to examine organ structure or destroy diseased cells 
     
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) – creates density images based on the nuclear magnetic resonance of protons 
     
  • Ultrasound – uses high frequency sound waves to construct an image of internal organs or fetalgrowth 
     
  • Angiography – the use of a dye that is opaque to X rays injected into coronary arteries so that blood circulation can be studied 
     
  • Colour Doppler – an ultrasound alternative to the use of X rays to measure blood flow 
     
  • Dacrocystography – the use of a contrast medium to identify blockages in the nasolacrimaldrainage system (tear ducts or sinuses) 
     
  • Sialography – X ray of salivary glands 
     
  • Venography – used to visualize the veins in the leg through a X ray and contrast dye 
     
  • Interventional Radiology
     
  • Paediatric scanning
     
  • Breast screening (Mammography)
     
  • Balloon Kyphoplasty
     
  • Bone Density Unit (DEXA)

You can also read about our new Interventional Suite

 

Walk-in X-Ray Service

Ashford and St Peter's: Mon – Fri, 8.30am – 4.00pm


Consultant Speciality / Specialist Interest
Dr Robert DAVIES
GMC: 2920670
Joint Specialty Lead;
Ultrasound;
Colour Doppler;
CT;
MRI;
Angiography and Interventional radiology
 
Dr Jane HIBBERT
GMC: 1454617
Joint Specialty Lead;
CT;
MRI;
Ultrasound and Breast Radiology
 
Dr Adeeb ALAM
GMC: 4033747
Musculo-skeletal Radiology including
Ultrasound and X-Ray guided injections;
MRI;
CT;
Ultrasound
Dr Clare BENNETT
GMC: 2348935
Paediatric Radiology;
CT;
MRI;
Ultrasound
Dr Clare BENNETT
GMC: 2348935
Paediatric Radiology;
CT;
MRI;
Ultrasound
 
Dr Susanna DAVIDSON
GMC: 2242905
Gynaecological Ultrasound;
Paediatric Imaging;
Ultrasound;
CT;
Nuclear Medicine
Bone Densitometry
Dr Jonathan GLOVER
GMC: 2651848
CT;
MRI;
Ultrasound;
Breast and Interventional Radiology
Dr Allan IRVINE
GMC: 2388823
CT;
MRI;
Ultrasound;
Angiography and Interventional Radiology
Dr Vineet PRAKASH
GMC: 4192961
 
Radionuclide Imaging
PET / CT
General Radiology
ULtrasound and Bone Denistometry (DXA)
Dr Daniel REIFF
GMC: 2740393
MRI;
CT;
Ultrasound;
Breast, Chest and Musculo-skeletal Radiology
Dr Felicity SALTISSI
GMC: 6030217
MSK
u/s injections
Cross-sectional
 
Dr Oliver WIGNALL
GMC: 4536824
Breast
Cross-sectional
 

 

Contact Details
  • ASH: 01784 884088
  • SPH: 01932 722506 or 722507
Location The radiology unit at Ashford is located on the ground floor near to the pharmacy.

At St. Peter’s hospital, the radiology department is on Level 3 of the outpatients / departmental block. The ultrasound unit is on the third floor of Abbey Wing. 
Patient Leaflets See the documents attached below.
Barium Enema Referrals For patients undergoing a Barium Enema or Colonoscopy, please read the guidance below:
Weblinks The following websites related to this specialty may be helpful:

 

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014 15:13