A Consultant in Interventional Radiology is sought for a private hospital in the UAE. The 200+ bed hospital is a provider of acute and elective medical services for the region.
The Department of Radiology and Imaging is a compact, well equipped department, providing state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging services. It has MRI, Spiral CT Scan, Ultrasound, Mammography, DXA Bone Densitometry and general radiography equipment, all of which are regularly upgraded and updated to keep in pace with the best that is available for diagnostic imaging anywhere in the world. The standard of imaging and investigations are acceptable in all major centres.
The Radiology Department offers the following range of services:
1) CT Scanner
Latest Siemens Somatom Force Dual Source Dual Energy 384 Slice CT scanner
Kidney – friendly scanning (require only low amount of contrast media)
Low dose early detection
Free-breathing CT imaging
4D Imaging at half the dose.
Precise Dual Energy quantification allow for more precise differentiation of tissue types in oncology, cardiovascular and acute care cases.
Early detection of lung cancer through low dose lung CT.
Table capacity of 267 kg makes scan for obese patients possible.
Heart scanning without betablockers
2) MRI Scanner
PHILIPS Achieva 3 Tesla MRI Scanner which is the highest magnetic field strength available in the clinical field.
Enable the detection of lesions of few millimeters in size.
Advanced applications such as MR Angiograms, MRCP etc.
3) X-ray digital imaging
The latest PHILIPS high end state-of-the-art Ultrasound system with the capability of 3D / 4D imaging
Other 4 Ultrasound systems are also available including one portable machine
5) Bone Densitometry (DEXA)
7) Fluoroscopy procedures
8) Digital X-ray
Performance of interventional radiological procedures
Reporting of Radiological Examinations
Consultation with medical colleagues and patients
American Board Certification in Radiology, FRCR / CCT, FRCPC, or quivalent qualification in Radiollgy (must be eligible for Tier 1 license)
Minimum experience 3 years ppost board certification or specialist registration
Fluent English communication