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Osteoporosis – How Sunshine Coast Radiology can support you

What is Osteporosis? Osteoporosis is a condition in which bones become fragile and brittle, leading to a higher risk of breaks. The risk increases with age; 1 in 2 women women and 1 in 3 men over the age of 60 are at risk of an osteoporotic fracture. Osteoporosis is both treatable and preventable. Treatment […]

Introducing the Canon Aquilion Serve SP

A global first in technology Sunshine Coast Radiology and Sunshine Coast Radiology are thrilled to be the first in the world to offer the new Canon Aquilion Serve SP CT system at Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital. This technology provides a new CT solution with superior performance designed to meet all clinical needs. The brand new […]

Lung Cancer Awareness

Lung cancer is the leading cause of death from cancer for both men and women in Australia. There are substantially higher lung cancer mortality rates amongst rural/remote Australians, amongst lower socioeconomic groups and amongst Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Survival rates for people with lung cancer is poor. Many lung cancers are first diagnosed […]

Sunshine Coast Radiology Supports Vital Research into Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer for women in Australia, where an estimated 20,000 Australian women will be diagnosed this year and where 1 in 7 women will be diagnosed during their lifetime. Sunshine Coast Radiology is supporting World-Class Research projects to help further understand risk factors, develop new ways to treat and monitor […]

Radiology’s role in Men’s Health

Sunshine Coast Radiology would like to take this important opportunity to highlight the importance of men’s health and to promote and support the health and wellbeing of the men and boys in our communities. Radiology plays a vital role in the health journies of men by providing critical diagnosis and pain management interventions. Sunshine Coast […]

Cardiac Imaging – How it could help you!

Sunshine Coast Radiology would like to help to raise awareness around cardiovascular disease. At Sunshine Coast Radiology, we offer a range of cardiac imaging services in a caring and compassionate environment, to assist your GP or Specialist in accurately providing a diagnosis and developing a treatment plan. Download our Cardiac Imaging Fact Sheet CT Calcium […]

Prostate Cancer Awareness

Prostate cancer causes over 3000 deaths in Australian men each year. This makes prostate cancer the fourth main cause of death in Australian males. The risk of prostate cancer increases with age and family history. By the age of 85, approximately 1 in 6 Australian males will be diagnosed with prostate cancer.

Silicosis

Construction worker with a mask on cutting into metal with an angle grinder for silicosis awareness

Early detection is crucial and at Sunshine Coast Radiology we offer a High Resolution CT (HRCT) or Chest X-Ray lung screening service.