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Imaging services (x-rays)

Valokuva: Tampereen kaupunki ostaa kuvantamispalvelut Kuvantamiskeskus- ja apteekkiliikelaitokselta.

The imaging services comprise x-ray, ultrasound, contrast medium, bone debsity measurement, ortopantomo, mammography, computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging.

A health centre physician’s referral is required to all these investigations except for mammography screening, to which personal appointment letters are sent. Except for emergency examinations, an appointment is required to all these examinations. The appointment is usually booked when consulting a doctor.

The breast clinic conducts x-ray and ultrasound examinations on mammary glands and takes needle biopsies. All women between 50 - 68 years get personal invitation for mammographic examination every other year.

The imaging unit is located in Tampere in two places:

The x-ray department of Hatanpää
33900 Tampere

Breast clinic Rintsikka
33900 Tampere

Booking an appointment: Tel. 03 3116 4300, Monday to Thursday 8 - 13, Friday 9 - 13