Nuclear medicine services

Diagnosis and treatment services

Nuclear imaging machineThe nuclear medicine department is based at both sites of Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Trust. We are one of the largest nuclear medicine centres in Europe, performing a comprehensive range of nuclear medicine procedures to investigate how different parts of the body function, including the skeleton, kidneys, thyroid, heart and lungs. We can help to diagnose blood clots in the lungs, different types of cancer, overactive thyroid disease, heart disease, monitor how pathologies are affected by treatment and look at how well kidneys are functioning. We also offer many specialised services, including:

  • cardiac stress testing
  • dedicated paediatric imaging
  • hybrid imaging – utilising nuclear medicine and CT for improved diagnosis
  • osteoporosis screening for both adults and children
  • thyroid oncology clinic
  • neuroendocrine clinic
  • radiosynovectomy clinic
  • onsite radiopharmacy.

During your time with us, you will be looked after by a team of highly trained healthcare professionals. We have over fifty team members including technologists, radiographers, scientists, nurses, physicians, radiologists and administrative staff. We strive to provide the highest level of care delivered with expertise, courtesy and compassion.



Guy's Hospital
Tel: 020 7188 4112

St Thomas' Hospital
Tel: 020 7188 4084

Email: nucmedappt

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