Paediatric Imaging Melbourne

At DiagnostiCare, we understand that children need specialised care and support that is tailored around their unique needs and concerns. This approach forms the basis of our paediatric imaging services in Melbourne.

Our advanced digital technology and experienced paediatric radiologists work together to offer minimally invasive, safe and accurate scans for your children. From ultrasound and x-rays to more complex procedures like MRI and CT scans, we ensure that our paediatric services offer the best care possible.

Our clinic is open every Monday to Friday from 8AM to 6PM, as well as Saturdays from 8AM to 1pm.

Why Choose DiagnostiCare for Paediatric Imaging in Melbourne?

There are multiple reasons to pick DiagnostiCare for paediatric imaging needs in Melbourne. Our team of skilled radiologists, with paediatric  tertiary hospital  experience,such as Dr Stephen Fasulakis,Dr Seamas Jones and Dr Christina Mignone focus on providing the most accurate diagnosis with minimal discomfort to the child.  Cain Brockley, previously head sonographer at the Royal Children’s hospital, is also on staff at DiagnostiCare.

Our state-of-the-art technology not only ensures the lowest achievable radiation dose and highest-quality images, but also reduces the time taken for the procedure, thus reducing the stress on the child. Your child’s health and safety are our priority, which is why we continually update our protocols based on the latest global guidelines, ensuring your child receives the safest, most effective radiology services possible.

Our Specialised pediatric Imaging Services in Melbourne

At DiagnostiCare, we offer a wide range of paediatric imaging services including X-Ray, Ultrasound, MRI and CT Scans. We offer one of the few Anaesthetic MRI services on our 3 Tesla Somatom Vida MRI scanner. The service is conducted in a purpose built day hospital compliant environment, with visiting anaesthesiologist Associate Professor George Chalkiadis in attendance, assisted by anaesthetic  technologists and recovery nursing staff from the Royal Children’s Hospital.Our experienced paediatric radiologists and radiographers provide these services in a manner that is both empathetic and professional, ensuring that the child is at ease throughout the procedure.

Our friendly and compassionate staff understand the anxiety that a child, or even their parent, may experience during a visit for an imaging service. This is why we place extra emphasis on creating a relaxed and calming environment for your child.

From explaining the procedure in a simple, understandable manner, to using a gentle and calming approach, we do our best to make sure that your child’s visit to us is as comfortable and stress-free as possible.

Why Trust Us With Your Child’s Imaging Needs in Melbourne?

DiagnostiCare has been serving the Melbourne community for several years, earning the trust of families across the region. Our skilled team of radiologists and radiographers have made it their mission to provide top-notch imaging services.

We understand that when it involves the health of your child, nothing but the best will do. To learn more about our services or to book an appointment, simply give us a call at (03) 9337 8288.

Frequently Asked Questions About Paediatric Imaging in Melbourne

DiagnostiCare in Melbourne provides a wide range of paediatric imaging services, including X-Ray, Ultrasound, MRI, and CT Scan. They are focused on minimising radiation exposure using the latest techniques.

DiagnostiCare in Melbourne is an excellent choice for your child’s imaging needs because it has a team of highly skilled paediatric radiologistsThey aim to provide accurate diagnosis with minimal discomfort to the child and ensure children’s health and safety are prioritised.

DiagnostiCare ensures a comfortable experience for your child by providing a friendly and calming atmosphere, explaining the procedure in a kid-friendly manner, and making sure that the child is at ease throughout the procedure.

When preparing your child for an imaging service at DiagnostiCare, explaining what to expect can be beneficial. You can describe the equipment and explain that the machines are there to capture pictures of their interior, just like a camera takes exterior pictures. Also, bring any previous imaging or medical records related to your child’s treatment.

DiagnostiCare has earned the trust of the Melbourne community over several years by providing top-notch imaging services. Their skilled team of radiologists and radiographers are committed to providing the best healthcare for your child, making them a trustworthy choice.