X-ray involves exposing a part of the body to a small dose of radiation to produce an image of the internal organs. When x-rays penetrate the body, they are absorbed in varying amounts by different parts of the anatomy.
Chest and general x-ray procedures
Oaks Hospital's Radiology Department offers a walk in service for chest and general x-rays, Monday to Friday 9am - 4pm.
X-ray procedures will only be carried out on receipt of a completed and signed doctors/GP referral.
For further information please contact the Radiology Department on 01206 753 227.