Service overview - Radiology

We provide an extensive range of diagnostic and interventional services including X-ray, CT, MRI, ultrasound, fluoroscopy, interventional radiology, nuclear medicine, breast, PET CT and Medical Photography.

We perform over 800,000 examinations a year across all specialities.

Information for healthcare professionals

If you are a healthcare professional who needs to refer a patient to our services, please visit Radiology for healthcare professionals.

Services we offer

We offer multiple services, including:

  • X-ray
  • Computerised tomography (CT)
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Ultrasound – general and maternity
  • Mobile and theatre radiography
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Interventional procedures (IP)
  • Nuclear medicine (NM)
  • Breast screening (BS)
  • Medical photography
  • PET-CT (only at Southend).
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Staff you will meet in radiology

You will meet a range of healthcare staff in radiology, these include:

  • Consultant radiologists
  • Radiographers
  • Radiology registrars,
  • Advanced practitioner radiographers
  • Sonographers
  • Nurses
  • Mammographers
  • NM Technicians
  • Assistant Practitioners
  • Imaging assistants
  • Radiology support staff
  • Administration staff
  • Medical photographers.
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Locations of our services

Basildon

  • Emergency department, inpatient, outpatient and GP x-ray – Main Building Level C
  • CT – Main Building Level B Courtyard, Main Building Level C and CTC Level A
  • MRI – Main Building Level B Courtyard, Main Building Level C and CTC Level A
  • General Ultrasound – Main Building Level C
  • Maternity Ultrasound – Main Building Level D
  • Fluoroscopy and Interventional procedures – Main Building Level C
  • Nuclear Medicine – Main Building Level C
  • Breast Unit – Main Building Level C
  • Medical Photography – Main Building Level C.

Broomfield

Broomfield Hospital in Zones A, B and D

  • Accident and Emergency x-ray – A201
  • Outpatients and GP x-ray – D140
  • Inpatient x-ray – B342 and A201
  • CT – A201
  • Fluoroscopy – D140
  • Nuclear Medicine – D140
  • MRI – B249
  • General Ultrasound – A201 , B342 and D140
  • Maternity Ultrasound – A401
  • Breast Unit – A104
  • Medical photography – A212

Southend

  • Emergency department, inpatient, outpatient and GP x-ray – Ground Floor Tower Block (Blue zone)
  • GP x-ray –  Ground Floor Cherry Tree
  • CT – Ground Floor Tower Block (Blue zone)
  • MRI – Ground Floor Hillborough (Green zone)
  • Nuclear Medicine – Ground Floor Prittlewell (Pink zone)
  • Fluoroscopy and Interventional Procedures – First Floor Tower Block (Blue zone)
  • General Ultrasound – First Floor Tower Block (Blue zone)
  • Maternity Ultrasound – Ground Floor Nightingale Centre (Yellow zone)
  • Breast Unit – First Floor Nightingale Centre (Yellow zone)
  • Medical Photography – First Floor Prittlewell (Pink zone).

Other locations and sites 

Examinations at these sites are by appointment only.

  • Orsett Hospital – Rowley Road, Grays, Essex, RM16 3EU
  • Brentwood Community Hospital – Crescent Drive, Brentwood, Essex, CM15 8DR
  • St Andrews Centre – Stock Road, Billericay, Essex, CM12 0BH
  • Braintree Community Hospital – Chadwick Drive, Braintree, Essex, CM7 2AL
  • St Peters Hospital – Spital Road, Maldon, Essex, CM9 6EG
  • Canvey Island Primary Care Centre – Long Road, Canvey Island, Essex, SS8 0JA.
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Contact us

Basildon

We are open Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays) between 9am and 4.30pm.

Call us on 0300 443 0121, choose option 3 for Basildon, it will then move onto separate options, then please select your desired service:

  • Option 1 = X-ray
  • Option 2 = Ultrasound
  • Option 3 = CT
  • Option 4 = MRI
  • 0300 443 0126, Option 3 = NM.

Broomfield

We are open Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays) between 8.30am and 5.45pm.

Call us on 0300 443 0121, choose option 1 for Broomfield, it will then move onto separate options, then please select your desired service:

  • Option 1 = X-ray
  • Option 2 = Ultrasound
  • Option 3 = CT
  • Option 4 = MRI
  • 0300 443 0126 Option 1 = NM.

Southend

We are open Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays) between 8.30am and 5pm.

Call us on 0300 443 0121, choose option 2 for Southend, it will then move onto separate options, then please select your desired service:

  • Option 1 = X-ray
  • Option 2 = Ultrasound
  • Option 3 = CT
  • Option 4 = MRI
  • 0300 443 0126 option 2 = NM.
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