Medical imaging

Medical imaging includes diagnostic and interventional examinations, which includes:

  • radiography - X-ray
  • CT scans
  • mammography
  • ultrasound
  • MRI scans.

Services

In the Northern Territory most services are at Royal Darwin Hospital and Alice Springs Hospital. 

There are limited services at many of the smaller hospitals, including Tennant Creek Hospital, Katherine Hospital and Gove Hospital.

Services are available to hospital inpatients and outpatients.

Darwin

Royal Darwin Hospital has the following medical imaging services:

  • computed tomography, including CT angiography, brain perfusion, CT cardiac angiography
  • magnetic resonance imaging
  • ultrasound
  • general X-ray and fluoroscopy
  • digital subtraction angiography
  • computed tomography
  • magnetic resonance imaging
  • interventional radiology services including high end interventions
  • cardiac angiography/stenting via contractor
  • bone densitometry via contractor
  • mammography via contractor.

Alice Springs

Alice Springs Hospital has the following medical imaging services:

  • computed tomography including CT angiography
  • magnetic resonance imaging
  • ultrasound
  • general X-ray and fluoroscopy
  • digital subtraction angiography
  • bone densitometry
  • mammography
  • interventional radiology services.

Tennant Creek

Tennant Creek Hospital has the following medical imaging services:

  • general X-ray
  • ultrasound.

Katherine

Katherine Hospital has the following medical imaging services:

  • general X-ray
  • ultrasound
  • CT scanning.

Gove

Gove District Hospital has the following medical imaging services:

  • general X-ray
  • ultrasound.

Contact

ServiceLocationContactOpening hours
Royal Darwin Hospital Medical ImagingRoyal Darwin Hospital
106 Rocklands Drive
Casuarina NT 0810 
Phone: (08) 8922 8545
Fax: (08) 8922 8255 
Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm
24 hour emergency services are available outside these hours 
Alice Springs Hospital Medical ImagingGround floor, Alice Springs Hospital
Gap Road
Alice Springs NT 0870 
Phone: (08) 8951 7870
Fax: (08) 8951 7609 
Monday to Friday 8am to 4.21pm
Emergency services available outside these hours 
Tennant Creek Hospital Medical ImagingTennant Creek Hospital
Schmidt Street
Tennant Creek NT 0860
Phone: (08) 8962 4399Monday to Friday 8am to 4.21pm
Emergency services available outside these hours 
Katherine Hospital Medical ImagingKatherine Hospital
LOT 1939 Gorge Road
Katherine NT 0850 
Phone: (08) 8973 9239
Fax: (08) 8973 9310
Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm
Emergency services available outside these hours
Gove District Hospital Medical ImagingGove District Hospital
Matthew Flinders Way
Nhulunbuy NT 0880 
Phone: (08) 8989 0278
Fax: (08) 8987 0526 
Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm
Emergency services available outside these hours

Last updated: 27 June 2017