At BMI The Saxon Clinic we offer fast access to advanced diagnosis and treatment for a wide range of conditions.
Operated by a team of fully accredited, highly skilled Radiographers, specialist Consultant Radiologists and friendly Imaging Assistants, our diagnostic imaging and MRI services include:
- X-ray including orthopantomography (specialised panoramic dental imaging)
- MRI scanning
- Interventional radiology including fibroid embolization
- Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening
- Barium enema
- Cardiac catheterisation
- Liver biopsy
- Lung biopsy
- Uterine artery embolisation
Our MRI unit is home to a Siemens Avanto 1.5 Tesla Scanner, a device that can scan all parts of the body in order to high quality scans. The scanning usually takes 30 minutes, although it can take longer depending on the part of the body that's being scanned.
Our MRI unit is open until 8pm, meaning you can come and see us at a more convenient time for you after work.
The Saxon Clinic provides an advanced CT scanning service and personalised treatment plan. Beginning with your private consultation, your actual CT scan will take place off site and you will return to see your dedicated consultant for results, following diagnosis and reporting from a specialist Saxon Clinic Radiologist.
Ultrasound & Baby scans
Ultrasound scanners use high frequency wave sounds, undetectable to the human ear, to recreate the image of an organ or muscle to diagnose a condition. It can also be used to monitor a baby inside the womb. It can be used to look at all soft tissue structures and blood vessels and is also thought to support healing damaged tissues through encouraging the production of collagen.
Our departments x-ray units can perform a wide range of examinations, including panoramic images of the teeth and jaw for patients who require dental scans.
Fluoroscopy screening and interventional procedures
We also offer fluoroscopy screening, a technique that uses x-rays to view an organ in motion.
Our team will support you and take you through the process step-by-step, making sure that you are completely happy and comfortable before, during and after your treatment. Examinations appointments are usually 30 minutes however the actual scan will only take 20 minutes. Depending on the scan requirements the length of time for the scan may be longer.
Results are typically available within 24 hours to facilitate fast diagnosis and treatment. Diagnostic imaging reports are available to the referrer within 48 hours of the examination and urgent reports available on a same day basis.
Appointments are available to be booked from Monday to Friday, 8am to 8pm. Subject to availability.