Reputation for excellence throughout the UK. Experts in abdominal ultrasound examinations.
This is particularly of benefit in the diagnosis and management of Crohn’s disease (IBD) and appendicitis, which can result in symptoms mistaken for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) or be overlooked as a cause of symptoms. We are also expert in the assessment of suspected gallstones and the pancreas.
Our services are of particular benefit in patients who have localized abdominal pain as we are expert in abdominal diagnosis when pain is felt in the upper right, lower right or lower left abdomen.
We routinely examine the bowel as part of abdominal ultrasound examinations and this complete approach to scanning of the abdomen can be invaluable in the diagnosis of unsuspected tumours of the bowel and intestine.
Laparoscopic gastric band service provided in friendly and welcoming environment with X-ray fills available. We also offer a detailed assessment of swallowing and comprehensive review of bariatric procedures including laparoscopic bypass procedures (RYGB) and sleeve gastrectomy.
We perform studies to assess colorectal anastomoses following rectal cancer surgery and functional assessments of defecation using defecating proctograms combined with MRI studies of pelvic floor problems.
Computed Tomography (CT)
Specialist reporting of abdominal CT examinations in a diagnostic setting and in the the event of complications following surgery and acute abdominal pain.
We are involved in the staging and management of all abdominal cancer and malignancy and completely integrated with the physicians, surgeons, oncologists and pathologists in the management of these conditions.
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Highly trained in the interpretation of MRI examinations of the abdomen including inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease).
These are very specialist examinations and are often performed after other tests to complete the staging of cancer and malignancy or for a more detailed assessment of other suspected abdominal conditions.
Plain Abdominal Xray X-Rays
High quality reporting of plain film x-rays with particular expertise in plain abdominal x-ray films.
Radiology Second Opinion
We offer a service to review previous radiology imaging tests and provide an expert second opinion. Please contact us if you wish to make use of this service.
Spire Hospital Portsmouth
Havant PO9 5NP
02392 800 498
Private Patient Suite – Level G
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Southwick Hill Road
Hampshire PO3 6LY
023 9228 6964
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