About Use

Gertrudes Childrens Hospital Radiology deparment is a modern, dynamic and professional Diagnostic Imaging Centre with the state of the art Technology and commitment to providing our patient both (Paediatric and adults) with the highest standard of care and compassion at all times.

The department is working under the regulatory requirement of Kenya Radiation Board.  For quality assurance and Radiation safety, regular audits and inspection are conducted annually.  

Services 

The department is fortified with a team of radiologists and trained/certified radiographers

State of the art facilities include:

x-ray imaging

⦁ General/special radiography

⦁ Fluoroscopy

Dental Imaging

⦁ Orthopantomography (OPG)

⦁ Intra oral periapical (IOPA)

⦁ Bitewings

Ultrasound Imaging including Colour Doppler and obstetric ultrasound.

Low dose CT Scan with cardiac imaging application and CT Angiography (Philips ingenuity 128 I dose slice system)

 

Paediatrics radiology

Moving towards film-less radiology the department is equipped with Picture Archiving and Communicating System (PACS).

 General radiography procedures inclusive of IVP and Fluoroscopy are carried out on Computed Radiography System (CR) which has minimized the patient waiting time, radiation dose,  and report turnaround time.