Private MRI, Ultrasound and X-ray in Dorchester | BMI The Winterbourne Hospital

At BMI The Winterbourne Hospital, our private diagnostic imaging department offers fast access to investigations for patients that live in Dorchester, Weymouth, Bridport and the surrounding areas.

We offer the following services within the department, which is staffed with clinical professionals who support our team of vastly experienced private radiologists and radiographers.

Private General X-rays in Dorchester

The department uses general x-ray units which can perform a wide range of examinations.

Private MRI Scanning in Dorchester

The 1.5T mobile MRI scanner is capable of scanning all parts of the body, producing high quality resolution scans in 20-40 minutes (depending on the part of the body being scanned) and is open 2 days per week.

Private Ultrasound Scanning in Dorchester

At BMI The Winterbourne Hospital, our ultrasound service allows us to carry out diagnostic scanning in a wide range of specialties, now including gynaecological and musculoskeletal.  

Opening hours

  • Monday - Friday: 8am - 5pm (later appointments are available during the week)

Please note, our MRI unit is opened during the following hours:

  • Wednesday: 8am - 6pm
  • Thursday: 8am - 8pm

How to make an appointment

  • Imaging - 01305 756607
  • MRI - 01305 756607

Some appointments are available within 24 hours.

Payment Options

Accessing private healthcare is easy, whether you choose to pay directly or use private medical insurance.

If you are paying for yourself, we can usually offer an upfront cost which you can then choose to pay in full or access one of our easy payment options.

If you have insurance, we can arrange direct settlement with your insurance provider, although you should check in advance to see if your treatment is covered. For more information, visit our private medical insurance page.

BMI The Winterbourne Hospital

BMI The Winterbourne Hospital

Herringston Road,

Easy ways to pay

We offer payment plans at representative 9.9% APR. Find out more

Patient Testimonials

Excellent, from the moment I arrived until I was discharged. All the staff were helpful, informative and cheerful.