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Nuclear Medicine

01:46 12 January in by hspurgeon

[vc_row type="grid" border_color="#eaeaea" padding_top="50" padding_bottom="50"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_tta_tour shape="round" color="sky" active_section="1"][vc_tta_section title="About" tab_id="1515735481460-baeda0f4-d681"][vc_column_text]Nuclear Medicine is the branch of radiology that uses radioactive materials to determine if certain organs such as the heart, kidneys, liver, thyroid, brain and lungs are functioning properly. It is also used to examine the bones for cancer, infection or trauma.   Nuclear medicine uses very small amounts of low-level radioactive chemicals, called radiopharmaceuticals, which are introduced into the body either intravenously or orally. Radiopharmaceuticals are specially formulated to be collected temporarily in the specific part of the body to be studied.   Nuclear medicine imaging procedures often identify abnormalities very early in...

Nuclear Medicine (Lismore)

08:35 06 November in by ncradgroup

[vc_row type="grid" padding_top="50"][vc_column width="2/3"][image_hover target="_blank" animation="yes" image="1385" hover_image="2041" link="https://www.google.com/maps/place/North+Coast+Radiology+Group/@-28.8200424,153.2842989,16z/data=!4m5!1m2!2m1!1sNorth+Coast+Radiology,+St+Vincents!3m1!1s0x6b9a75f77e46aa4f:0x7c3b5a328a59ba78?hl=en-US" transition_delay="1"][vc_empty_space][vc_single_image image="901" img_size="635x416"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text] CONTACT US Suite 6, Level 2, St Vincent’s Hospital 20 Dalley St Lismore NSW 2480 Australia Appts: 1300 669 729 (02) 6625 9367 Email - please use Contact Us[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_separator][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text] OPENING HOURS 8:00am to 5:00pm (est)[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_separator][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text] SERVICES AVAILABLE This branch is dedicated to Nuclear Medicine examinations. With Nuclear Medicine specialist Radiologists on-site, North Coast Radiology is able to deliver a comprehensive range of specialist examinations.[/vc_column_text][unordered_list]Scans include: Bone scan Gallium scan White blood cell scan Gated heart pool scan Myocardial perfusion V/Q lung scan Renal perfusion scans Thyroid and Parathyroid scans Heptobiliary scans GIT...