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Radiology - about the department

The Radiology Department provides diagnostic and interventional radiology services for inpatients, outpatients and GP referrals.

Services provided by the department include:

  • General X-Ray (including Emergency Department, Orthopaedics & Theatres)
  • Non-Obstetric Ultrasound
  • CT Scanning (Computerised Tomography)
  • MRI Scanning (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Line Insertion
  • Breast Screening and Symptomatic Breast Imaging  

How to find us

X-ray Level 1

The CT, MRI, Fluoroscopy, Interventional Radiology and Line Insertion services are based within the Main X-Ray (Radiology) Department, and can be found on Level 1 in the Centre Block of the Royal Berkshire Hospital.

If you use the multi-storey car park on Craven Road, you will enter the hospital on Level 2. Follow the signs for all wards and departments and use the stairs or lifts down to Level 1 in the main corridor in Centre Block. Alternatively, there is a lift within Main X-Ray Level 2.

 

X-ray Level 2

X-Ray, Ultrasound and Symptomatic Breast Imaging services are located in Main X-Ray (Radiology Level 2 located in Centre Block of the Royal Berkshire Hospital.

If you use the multi-storey car park on Craven Road, you will enter the hospital on Level 2. Follow the signs for all wards and departments, Level 2.

Staff details

Clinical Director for Emergency Care: Dr Neil Derbyshire

Medical Lead for Radiology: Dr Farhan Ahmad

Radiology Clinical Services Manager: Julie Cameron

Deputy Service Managers: Hilary Dent / Dawn O’Keeffe

Matron: Brenda Morton

Radiology Lead Nurse:  Leanne Pratico

Radiology Administrative Services Manager: Jacqueline Mackey

Breast Screening Service Manager: Wendy Bayliss

Breast Screening Administrative Manager: Lisa Whiteley

 

Useful Contacts

Department of Radiology
Levels 1 & 2
Centre Block
Royal Berkshire
NHS Foundation Trust
London Road
Reading
RG1 5AN

0118 322 7991

  • CONTACT DETAILS:

    Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust,
    London Road,
    Reading,
    RG1 5AN
    Email us
    Tel: 0118 322 5111