Overview

General Information

 

The Radiological Laboratory offers prevention, diagnosis and interventional radiology services. It is also active in the field of scientific education (with publications and announcements to Greek and international conferences and the organization of day-conferences), as well as the education and meta-education of new radiologists, either through the daily lessons of the Papageorgiou General Hospital trainees or through the day-conferences for trainees from all Northern Greece that are organized regularly.

The departments of CT and MRI scanners are every day a part of the all day operation of the Hospital and the departments of mammography, breast ultrasound and triplex every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday

 

Infrastructure

 

The basic infrastructure in terms of materials and equipment of the Laboratory consists of 1 MRI scanner, 2 CT scanners (one of which is also used for radiation therapy), 1 CT angiography scanner, 5 ultrasound machines, 1 digital mammography device, 1 bone density measurement scanner, 2 fluoroscopy devices and 2 digital x-ray devices.

 

Departments

 

RADIOLOGY- OSTEOPOROSIS-X-RAY SCREENINGS

Competent doctor: Stratilati Sofia- Director

Doctors: Papastergiou Christos- Senior Registrar

 

Examinations: X-rays, ivp pyelography, small and large intestine follow-through, salpingography, esophagus control, cystography of adults/children, bone density measurement

Devices:

  • Osteoporosis Device (1:) Hologic Discovery QDR Series
  • Fluoroscopy Devices (2) SIEMENS SIREGRAPH FLUOROSPOT
  • Simple x-ray device for the thorax (1): SIEMENS DIGISCAN 2T
  • Simple x-ray device (for general purposes) (1): SIEMENS VERTIX MULTIX
  • Department of Emergencies: SIEMENS VERTIX 3D (1) & SIEMENS VERTIX E (1)

 

BREAST DEPARTMENT

Competent doctors: Malkotsi Triada- Senior Registrar, Rodokalakis Georgios- Registrar

Doctors: Malkotsi Triada- Senior Registrar, Rodokalakis Georgios- Registrar

 

Examinations: Mammographies, Breast ultrasounds, catheters placement (hook), FNA & CORE biopsies.

Devices:

  • Digital Mammography Device: HOLOGIC Selenia Full Field Digital Mammography System. (with a device for stereotactic biopsies (mammotom-digital spot mammography and CAD)
  • Simple mammography device: SIAS, BENNET
  • Ultrasound (1): PHILIPS IU22

 

NEURORADIOLOGY

Competent doctor: Chondromatidou Stella- Director

Doctors: Chondromatidou Stella- Director, Emmanouilidou Maria- Director, Gkoutsaridou Foteini- Senior Registrar

 

Examinations: Brain and spine CT & MRI

Devices:

  • MRI Scanner (1:) Philips Ingenia 3.0T (with digital technology Dstream)
  • CT Scanner (1:) PHILIPS BRILLIANCE ICT 256
  • CT Scanner (1:) PHILIPS, BRILLIANCE 16

 

BODY RADIOLOGY

Competent Doctor: Giataganas Georgios- Director

Doctors: Stratilati Sofia- Director, Morichovitou Anthoula-Director, Tsantiridis Christos- Senior Registrar, Papapostolou Panagiota- Senior Registrar, Papaioannou Sofia-Registrar

 

Examinations: CT, MRI, US body examinations, biopsies

Devices:

  • MRI Scanner (1:) Philips Ingenia 3.0T (with digital technology Dstream)
  • CT Scanner (1:) PHILIPS BRILLIANCE ICT 256
  • CT Scanner (1:) PHILIPS, BRILLIANCE 16
  • Ultrasound (1): PHILIPS IU22
  • Ultrasounds (2): SIEMENS SONOLINE G 605

 

INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY-ANGIOGRAPHY

Competent doctor: Filippidis Antis- Director

Doctors: Filippidis Antis- Director, Vlachodimos Apostolos- Senior Registrar, Papagiannis Vasileios- Registrar

 

Examinations: digital subtraction angiography-DSA, percutaneous angioplasty with placement of metal stent, diagnostic venographies for lower and upper limbs, venographies for upper limb-superior vena cava, fistulographies, embolisation of arterial branches (mainly vascularized tumors of the kidneys, branches of the internal iliac artery- tumors of minor pelvis, branches of external carotid artery, haemangiomas, nasal angiomas, renal aneurysms etc.), HCC chemoembolisations, channelings of biliary vessels with placement of external or internal-external channeling, angioplasty of choledochal or common hepatic duct with placement of metal stent, percutaneous cholangiographies, channelings of intraventricular collections, thermo-ablations (RF Ablation), nephrostomy, cholecystostomy, percutaneous placements of stent in the ureter, filter placement of inferior vena cava, thrombolysis catheter placement, infusion of absolute alcohol to liver cyst.

Devices:

  • Angiography scanner (1): SIEMENS MULTISTAR T.O.P.

 

MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Competent doctor: Bintoudi Antonia- Registrar

 

Examinations:  US, CT, MRI examinations of the musculosceletal system, biopsies of the musculosceletal system, thermo-ablations of osteoid osteoma and bone tumors, thermo-ablation of Morton neuroma, infusions of cortisone- analgesic and anti-inflammatory medications, arthrographies.

  • MRI Scanner (1:) Philips Ingenia 3.0T (with digital technology Dstream)
  • CT Scanner (1:) PHILIPS BRILLIANCE ICT 256
  • CT Scanner (1:) PHILIPS, BRILLIANCE 16
  • Ultrasound (1): PHILIPS Epic 5G

 

 
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