Dr Iain Duncan

Iain primarily practices within the framework of diagnostic imaging by supervising and reporting quality ultrasound and nuclear medicine. Iain has developed new relationships with several comprehensive radiology practices. With Iain these practices will provide a dedicated professional team that aims to deliver coordinated, user friendly, and high quality services.

These teams can provide all the services that cover the entire spectrum of ultrasound and nuclear medicine. If you would like Iain to be part of the team providing your service then make sure you ask for this when you make a booking.

Nuclear Medicine Services Available

see also nuclear medicine for dummies 

BONE SCANS

REGIONAL MULTIPHASE BONE SCANS
WHOLE BODY BONE SCANS
ADDITIONAL SPECT-CT when required

CARDIAC SCANS

CARDIAC GATED BLOOD POOL STUDY
MYOCARDIAL PERFUSION STUDY
MYOCARDIAL PERFUSION & VIABILITY STUDY

-for more information on having a cardiac scan with us click here

CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM

BRAIN PERFUSION SCANS
VENTRICULAR SHUNT STUDY

RENAL SCANS

DTPA RENAL STUDY – GLOMERULAR FILTRATION
DMSA RENAL STUDY – TUBULAR FUNCTION

GASTROINTESTINAL

GASTRIC EMPTYING STUDY
COLONIC TRANSIT STUDY
GASTRO-ESOPHAGEAL REFLUX STUDY
GASTROINTESTINAL BLEEDING STUDY
HEPATIC HEMANGIOMA STUDY (RED CELL SCANS)
HEPATOBILIARY STUDY (HIDA SCANS)
LIVER/SPLEEN SCANS
MECKEL’S DIVERTICULUM STUDY

ENDOCRINE

I-123-MIBG
IODINE 131 SCAN
THYROID SCANS
PARATHYROID SCANS

TUMOUR & INFECTION

BONE SCANS
GALLIUM SCANS
WHITE BLOOD CELL STUDIES
OCTREOSCAN (SOMATOSTATIN RECEPTOR STUDY)

PULMONARY

LUNG VENTILATION AND PERFUSION STUDY

OTHERS

I-131 THERAPY
DACROCYSTOGRAM
LYMPHOSCINTIGRAPHY
SALIVARY STUDY

 

Ultrasound Services Available

ROUTINE DIAGNOSTIC ULTRASOUND

OBSTETRIC, GYNAECOLOGICAL, PELVIC, RENAL, ABDOMINAL, BREAST, NECK, LUMPS

DUPLEX ULTRASOUND (VASCULAR)

DOPPLER PRESSURE STUDIES, ARTERIES, VEINS, DEEP VENOUS THROMBOSIS, VENOUS INCOMPETENCE, CAROTID

MUSCULOSKELETAL ULTRASOUND

SHOULDER, ELBOW, WRIST, HAND, CARPAL TUNNEL, BUTTOCK, HIP, GROIN, THIGH, KNEE, CALF, ANKLES, HEEL, FOOT. For more information click here

ULTRASOUND GUIDED INJECTIONS

If your doctor has referred you for an injections requiring imaging guidance Dr Duncan can perform this service. He has performed over 35,000 procedures. Soft tissue and joint injections are common procedures -usually for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes. For more information about corticosteroid (“cortisone”) injections see here.  For more information about synvisc-One see here. Dr Duncan also has experience using platelet rich plasmaautologous blood/plasma and polidocanol.

 

Clinical Services Available

CLINICAL ASSESSMENT,  AND GUIDED INJECTIONS AND BIOPSIES

Iain has a great deal experience in assessing (clinical & imaging) joint and soft tissue problems such as

If the clinical problem has already been diagnosed then Iain can discuss it with you at the time of the scan. If it is a diagnostic dilemma or more complex a separate consultation is suggested and requires an additional referral for Medicare reimbursement.