Department of Radiology-Imaging Science
We are one of the few centre to offer advanced and specialized Interventional procedures with multislice CT Scan, like C.T / Ultrasound guided biopsies, Radio frequency / alcohol ablation of tumors, facet and nerve blocks, vertebroplasties, angioplasties, stenting, coiling etc. This unit is headed by Dr. Murali, an interventional Radiologist. We have computerized Radiography Unit with C-ARM imaging facilities that are available in theatre for all surgeries and invasive procedures. We are adopting high standards in antenatal scanning as well as Interventional procedures in antenatal period and plan to expand the same with a genetic counseling centre.
A stand-alone Diagnostic Centre - Rajiv Scans at 57, Montieth Road, Egmore - is located around 6 km from Sooriya Hospital, was inaugurated in December 2007 with a High Field Strength Open MRI, Multislice C.T., Siemens., Logiq P-5 (4D) Whole body Doppler/ Ultrasound scan, TMT, X-ray, Echocardiogram as well as fully equipped laboratory. In the year 2012 we have replaced the old MRI scanner with an up-to-date Siemens Magnetom Essenza 1.5 Tesla. This year state of the art GE Alpha RT Digital Mammography has been installed which ably supported by excellent reporting system by eminent Radiologist. And 128 slice CT scanner.