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New imaging service to boost oncology care

Epworth Medical Imaging staff reading xray results

A new positron emission tomography-computed tomography
service (better known as PET-CT) that is scheduled to open at Epworth
Freemasons next year will provide advanced diagnostic services for oncology
patients.

The new equipment builds on the expansion of Epworth’s
already comprehensive cancer services and will …

EMI now taking EOS referrals

Epworth Medical Imaging is now taking referrals for its brand new EOS Imaging service located at Epworth Richmond.
EOS imaging is a radical new imaging system which allows patients to access full body scanning in a standing position.
For the first time …

Clinical director awarded feasibility grant

Epworth Medical Imaging’s clinical director for Epworth Geelong, Dr Paul Smith has been awarded the Mr Kingsley Mills feasibility grant as part of the 2017 Epworth Research Week celebrations.
Epworth Research Institute coordinates the week of activities and provides a number of opportunities to …

Latest MRI technology a southern hemisphere first

Epworth Medical Imaging (EMI) has been selected as the first site in the southern hemisphere to host world-leading MRI technology.  Manufacturer GE hand-picked EMI to host the SIGNA Architect 3T MRI at Epworth Geelong, providing a number of new benefits …

EMI radiographer appointed to prestigious non-profit role

Epworth Medical Imaging MRI Supervisor, Chris Kokkinos, has been appointed to the prestigious position of president-elect of the Society for MR Radiographers and Technologists (SMRT), a section of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM).
Chris will be formally …