Poole Hospital's radiology service offers a wide range of
imaging examinations including radionuclide
imaging, CT and MRI scans, mammography
(breast-screening), ultrasound and
plain imaging (x-rays).
We see patients referred from GP surgeries, hospital clinics,
in-patient wards and from the accident and emergency
The department uses the latest digital technology for storing
and distributing images known as PACS (Picture Archiving And
Communications System). This means that virtually all images are
stored electronically and can be viewed on computer screens
anywhere in the hospital, eliminating the need to print film.
Use the links on the right to find out more about the different
radiology services available at Poole Hospital.
The highly skilled radiology team comprises:
- Consultant radiologists
- Assistant practitioners
- Radiology department assistants
- Medical secretaries
- Clerical staff