nuclear medicine cameraThe nuclear medicine service at Bertrand Chaffee Hospital uses a nuclear medicine camera to perform diagnostic scans and cardiac studies.

Appointments are available on weekdays from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m., and scheduling is done through the Heart Center – please call (716) 592-9644.

Types of scans include:

  • Bone scan
  • Lung scan
  • Spleen scan
  • Parathyroid scan
  • Thyroid scan
  • Liver Scan
  • Brain scan
  • GI bleeding scan
  • HIDA scan (hepatobiliary)
  • Renal scan
  • Gastric emptying scan
  • MUGA scan
  • Cardiac stress scan
  • Cardiac non-stress scan
  • Meckel’s scan
  • WBC extremity scan
  • Breast lymphoscintigraphy scan

This equipment purchase was made possible by a New York State Department of Health grant award from the Statewide Healthcare Facility Transformation Program.