Radiology

Radiology

Level 1,

Assunta Hospital

Jalan Templer, 46990 Petaling jaya

Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Opening hours :

Mondays – Friday: 8.30am – 5.00pm

Saturday: 8.30am – 1.00pm

( closed on Sundays & public holidays)

Contact Number : +603 7872 3060 / 61

Email : enquiries@assunta.com.my

 

Technology to the Fore

Assunta Hospital offers a wide spectrum of digital diagnostic imaging services through the use of advanced diagnostic tools in the field of modalities.

An Inside View

Our Radiology Department is equipped with imaging technologies that provides an array of examinations and therapeutic procedures.

 

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Assunta Hospital is equipped with a 1.5T MRI scanner. Patients undergo MRI under the care of consultant radiologists and qualified radiographers. MRI is one of the best diagnostic tools for imaging various types of diseases in :

  • The brain, eyes, inner ear and blood vessels of the brain
  • The neck and the blood vessels of the neck
  • The spine
  • The abdomen
  • The male and female reproductive system
  • The musculoskeletal system including joints at the shoulder, elbow, wrist, knee, ankle and foot, hips and pelvis

CT Scan

A diagnostic tool using radiation in the detection, diagnosis and treatment of diseases

 

   

Fluroscopy

A specialized form of equipment using X-rays and under visual control that looks for abnormalities in tubular structures, e.g. gastrointestinal, bile ducts and renal tract.

Mammography

Mammography uses dedicated X-ray equipment to obtain images of the breast and assist in the diagnosis of breast cancer and other abnormalities.

Bone Mineral Densitometry

This estimates bone mineralisation using low-energy X-rays to diagnose osteoporosis and assess the risk of fractures.

 

Ultrasound

Non-invasive ultrasound imaging, which uses high-frequency sound waves, is a preliminary diagnosis to rule out gallstones, kidney stones, causes of abdominal pain and fetal and breast abnormalities. It can also be used to study vascular structures and musculosketal abnormalities.