Radiology is the medical specialty which uses different types of imaging of the internal body (bones or tissue) to assist with diagnosis of damage or disease.
Waikato DHB's Radiology service is led from Waikato Hospital and oversees radiology in Thames Hospital and the three rural hospitals at Tokoroa, Te Kuiti and Taumarunui, as well as some services to the wider Midland health region.
- X-ray imaging (including Emergency Department, Theatre service, and Mobile Service)
- Computed tomography (CT)
- Nuclear medicine
- Vascular and Interventional radiology
- Picture Archiving & Communication System (PACS)
MRI imaging is provided by a private company Midland MRI Ltd
Clinical Unit Leader
Based at Waikato Hospital with departments at Thames Hospital, Tokoroa Hospital, Te Kuiti Hospital and Taumarunui Hospital.
Phone: 07 839 8899