Nuclear Medicine Section

DSC_4809Nuclear Medicine is a multi-disciplinary specialty that develops and uses instrumentation and radiopharmaceuticals to diagnose, stage, and treat diseases. Staffed by highly trained doctors and technologists; the Nuclear Medicine Section of LIPA MEDIX MEDICAL CENTER offers safe and non-invasive services to help the Clinicians in the proper diagnosis and management of patients.

Services:

RADIOIMMUNOASSAY (RIA)
– TSH, FT4, and FT3

RADIOACTIVE IODINE THERAPY
– Low Dose (Graves’ Disease, Toxic Nodular Goiter, and Autonomously Functioning Thyroid Adenoma)
– High Dose (Well-differentiated thyroid cancer e.g. papillary and follicular)

MOLECULAR IMAGING
– Bone Scan
– Thyroid Scan and Uptake Studies
– Renal Scan with GFR
– Renal Cortical Scan
– GI Bleed Scintigraphy
– Meckel’s Scan