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Department of Radiology

The Department of Radiology at Sengkang General Hospital provides a wide range of radiological services.
Together with Radiologists, these services are carried out by a large team of Radiographers who are Allied Health (AH) Professionals specialising in medical imaging.


Radiographers work in the frontline together with other multi-disciplinary teams in a diverse environment. As the custodian of radiation safety, they play an essential role in ensuring that the radiological request is justifiable and that the radiation dose received by patient is “As low As Reasonably Achievable” (ALARA).


Radiography is really one unique AH Profession where Science meets Art. This is well demonstrated in the daily use of advance technology and positioning techniques to achieve high quality medical images comprising of different shades of greys; that provides a diagnostic answer to the clinical question.


Our Clinical Specialties & Services

General examinations

  • General and mobile radiography (x-ray)
  • Operating Theatre Imaging
  • Dental Radiography

Specialised examinations available include:

  • Computed Tomography (CT)
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Interventional Radiology (IR)
  • Ultrasonography
  • Mammography
  • Bone Mineral Densitometry
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Cardiac Angiography

Treatments
Radiology department offers minimally Invasive Interventional Radiology / Cardiology procedures for the treatment of vascular diseases and / or other systemic blockage issues which may otherwise requires surgery.
Most of these procedures do not require ward admission and patient can be discharged on the same day after a few hours of observation.


Location/Operting Hours
We are located at the Medical Centre. Operating hours are from Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 6pm. Appointment is not required for general imaging at Radiology on 3, Medical Centre Level 3. For mammography and / or ultrasonography investigations at Radiology on 5, Medical Centre Level 5, appointment will be required.


Radiology on 3, Medical Centre Level 3

Located on the same floor as Orthopaedic surgery in order to provide seamless x-ray services for patients requiring general imaging. This includes general orthopaedic x-rays as well as specialized long length imaging of the spine and limbs for pre surgical assessment.

Radiology on 5, Medical Centre Level 5
Provide a one stop imaging service for patients coming for consultation on breast surgery and / or interventional procedure. This includes screening / diagnostic mammography / ultrasonography investigations and biopsies all within the same level.