Main x-ray

With close to 300,000 patients each year, this is one of the largest radiology services in the country. It is based over three sites: Southampton General Hospital, Royal South Hants Hospital and the Princess Anne Hospital. There is also an outreach ultrasound service. Find out more about our departments below.

Main x-ray

Open 8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday (excluding bank holidays).

This department undertakes x-ray and fluoroscopy imaging procedures for adult outpatients, in-patients and GP referrals.

The state of the art imaging equipment includes four general x-ray rooms, a specialist dental imaging room, two fluoroscopy rooms and a fleet of mobile x-ray machines so we can carry out x-rays outside of the department.

Our team

We have a large multi disciplinary team of radiographers, radiologists, radiography assistant practitioners, radiography department assistants, nurses and administrative personnel who work across main x-ray, emergency radiology, interventional radiology and Royal South Hants x-ray.

Our department manager and lead superintendent radiographer is Joanne Pearson.

Royal South Hants Hospital

Open 8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday (excluding bank holidays).

This satellite department undertakes x-ray and ultrasound imaging, mainly for out-patients and GP referrals. The state of the art imaging equipment includes four general x-ray rooms and an ultrasound room

Our team

We have a large multi disciplinary team of radiographers, radiography assistant practitioners, radiography department assistants and administrative personnel who work across main x-ray, emergency radiology, interventional radiology and Royal South Hants x-ray.

Our department manager and lead superintendent radiographer is Joanne Pearson. Nicola Unwin is our superintendent radiographer.

Interventional radiology

Open 8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday (excluding bank holidays). There is also an emergency on call service.

This department undertakes highly complex and specialised imaging procedures. We have two interventional imaging labs and a hybrid theatre.

Our team

Our large multi disciplinary team includes radiographers, radiologists, radiography assistant practitioners, radiography department assistants, nurses and administrative personnel who work across main x-ray, emergency radiology, interventional radiology and Royal South Hants x-ray.

Our department manager and lead superintendent radiographer is Joanne Pearson. Andy Macey is our superintendent radiographer.

Emergency x-ray

Open 24 hours a day, seven days a week (including bank holidays).

This department provides imaging for the emergency department and also provides theatre imaging.

We have three trauma x-ray rooms, a specialist dental imaging room, a fleet of mobile image intensifier machines to undertake imaging in theatres, and a CT scanner.

Our team

We have a large multi disciplinary team of radiographers, radiography assistant practitioners and radiography department assistants who work across main x-ray, emergency radiology, interventional radiology and Royal South Hants x-ray.

Our department manager and lead superintendent radiographer is Joanne Pearson. Andrea Boycott is our superintendent radiographer.