This website uses cookies to function correctly.
You may delete cookies at any time but doing so may result in some parts of the site not working correctly.
 

Noticeboard

Whooping Cough Vaccination

If you are pregnant please contact the Surgery to ask if you are eligible for the whooping cough vaccination. 

X-Ray

doctor examining an x-rayAn X-ray is a widely used diagnostic test to examine the inside of the body.    X-rays are a very effective way of detecting problems with bones, such as fractures. They can also often identify problems with soft tissue, such as pneumonia or breast cancer.

If you have a X-ray, you will be asked to lie on a table or stand against a surface so that the part of your body being X-rayed is between the X-ray tube and the photographic plate.

An X-ray is usually carried out by a radiographer, a healthcare professional who specialises in using imaging technology, such as X-rays and ultrasound scanners.

You can find out more about X-ray tests, how they are performed, their function and the risks by visiting the NHS Choices website.

 

Romsey Hospital offer a walk-in X-ray service on a Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

8:45am - 4:00pm  CLOSED FOR LUNCH 12:45pm-1:30pm

You may need to wait to be seen if the X-ray department is busy (usually first thing in the morning).  

PLEASE NOTE: this walk-in service is NOT available to the following: children under 16 years and patients with acute/serious injuries

 
Call 111 when you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergencyNHS ChoicesThis site is brought to you by My Surgery Website