Radiology

This includes general radiology imaging services for hospital inpatients as well as undertaking referrals from regional GPs and allied health professions.  For patients with musculoskeletal problems, we offer specialised regional and supra-regional imaging and interventional services.

Equipped with general radiography equipment (x-ray machines), fluoroscopy units, Computer Tomography (CT), the latest 3T Magnetic Resonance Imaging scanner, Isotope scanner and two ultrasound scanners.

This hospital accepts NHS and private referrals. This department does not currently accept self referrals by patients.

What we do

We offer specialist expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal disorders including interventional procedures such as injections, aspirations, drainages, biopsies and imaged guided treatment procedures. This includes sports injuries and spinal disorders.

Special expertise areas:

  • musculoskeletal imaging
  • one of five national primary bone tumour centres
  • image guided interventional procedures.
  • imaging services from general radiologists, with the exception of invasive angiography.
  • non-invasive angiography using CT or MR imaging

Who we serve

We serve the local population of Shropshire and North and Mid-Wales for primary care based imaging, we provide imaging service for secondary (hospital based) care and also accept regional and national referrals for imaging and image guided intervention.

Who we treat

NHS and privately insured patients, on the basis of a referral from a health professional.

Our equipment

All standard imaging investigations are provided including radiographs (x-rays), computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), nuclear medicine (isotope imaging) and ultrasound. 

 

Contact the Department of Radiology:

Phone: 01691 404189