This section is located on the western part of the hospital, second floor. The division, which is equipped with advanced Dual Head device, provides diagnostic and, in some special cases, therapeutic services. The special features of the division include:

  • The SPECT imaging device in this section can provide scans with SPECT imaging techniques
  • The radio drugs required to prevent radiation leakage will be transmitted as generators in special packages. The drugs, which have limited storage life and should be consumed in particular time period, are supplied by atomic energy agency and other agencies.
  • In this section, exercise tests and myocardial perfusion scans are performed under the supervision of an expert nuclear physician and a cardiologist

The division provides the following technical services:

  • Myocardial perfusion scan (SPECT and gated SPECT) with exercise test or drug injection ((Dipyridamole or dobutamine)
  • Lung perfusion imaging for diagnosis of pulmonary embolism
  • Bone scan
  • Thyroid scan
  • Parathyroid scanning
  • Sentinel node scan
  • Liver and spleen scanning
  • Tear ducts scanning
  • Kidney scan (DTPA, DMSA, captopril scan)
  • Scanning for checking and diagnosing lesions such as hemangiomas of the liver
  • Brain scan