Radiology Services

The Department of Radiology provides a comprehensive range of diagnostic imaging modalities including Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), CT, Ultrasound, Fluoroscopy, Barium Studies, Theatre Radiography, DXA Service, Breast Imaging and Plain Film Imaging.

In order to evaluate the quality of the service we provide, the Department has adopted a systematic approach to user involvement in terms of the ‘standard setting’ process, which includes outpatient and children’s satisfaction surveys undertaken every two years.

The Department of Radiology has Imaging Departments on the following hospital sites: -

  • Ulster Hospital
  • Lagan Valley Hospital
  • Downe Hospital
  • Ards Community Hospital
  • Bangor Community Hospital

Core Opening times

Monday to Friday, 8.50am to 5pm on all hospital sites.

 


General Practitioner referrals for plain film imaging

  • Ulster, open access, Monday to Friday, 9am to 4.30pm
     
  • Ards, open access, Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
     
  • Bangor, by appointment only
     
  • Lagan Valley, open access, Monday to Friday 9am to 4.30pm
     
  • Downe, open access, Monday to Friday 9am to 4.3pm; Saturday and Sunday 9am – 2pm

 


Out of Hours Service

The Ulster, Lagan Valley and Downe Hospitals provide an out of hours imaging service Monday to Friday, 5pm to 9am, and a 24 hour service during weekends and Bank Holidays.

 


Services

The Department of Radiology provides the following imaging modalities:

 

Imaging Services

Ulster

Ards

Bangor

Lagan

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Downe

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Contact Details for Radiology Departments -

Ulster Hospital
Telephone:  (028) 9056 4720/(028) 9055 0476

Lagan Valley
Telephone:  (028) 9266 5141 Ext. 2245

Downe Hospital
Telephone:  (028) 4483 8188/(028) 4483 8231

Ards Hospital
Telephone:  (028) 9151 0109

Bangor Hospital
Telephone: 
(028) 9147 5114