London Sarcoma Service
The RNOH Imaging Services has a close relationship with the London Sarcoma Service, one of the largest sarcoma services in Europe with an international reputation for providing the highest quality of care to patients with sarcoma.
Joint Reconstruction Unit Services
The RNOH Trust Imaging Services offers synnovial biopsy services, a novel investigation for query infection arthroplasty patients.
See also the individual Trust services for:
The imaging services is also the first service in the UK to have implemented a PEDcat unit, which provides novel upright, weight bearing imaging of the ankle and foot using a low-dose CAT scanning technology. For further information, go to 3D Foot Scanner.
Metal-on-Metal Services (MK, RH)
The Imaging Services supports the Trust monitoring for patients with Painful metal-on-metal bearings in hip replacements (MoM) in line with the MHRA guidelines.
Please also see NHS Choices for further information NHS Choices MoM.
Sport and Exercise Medicine
Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections, another novel treatment in the industry, are offered by the RNOH Trust Imaging Services to support patients for the management of tendinopathy.
The Imaging Services has a close relationship with the specialist spine surgeons in the Trust, who treat adult and paediatric scoliosis, degenerative spine disease conditions, trauma and rehabilitation. To support these services, our consultants perform a range of spinal interventional techniques, including facet join injections and spinal root blocks.
There is also a renal US and Urodynamics service provided within Imaging involving specialist urology function reviews following spinal injuries.
Please see the Neuro-Urology Service page for further information.
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See the Research and Innovation Centre for any further information on current developments in the Trust.