Division of Nuclear Medicine
The Division of Nuclear Medicine of Stellenbosch University and Tygerberg Hospital is one of the busiest and largest in the country. It boasts a team of dedicated professionals, modern equipment, cutting-edge research, and invaluable association with experts internationally. The Unit offers both PET/CT and SPECT/CT diagnostic imaging, as well as a radionuclide therapy programme. It has close ties with a CAF research PET/CT facility: The
NuMeRI Node for Infection Imaging.
Areas of expertise include:
- General nuclear medicine
- Oncological hybrid imaging (SPECT/CT, PET/CT)
- Myocardial perfusion and hibernation imaging
- Renal nuclear medicine
- Functional neuroimaging
- Infection imaging
- Imaging and therapy of hyperthyroidism, prostate cancer, and neuroendocrine tumours
The Division of Nuclear Medicine is committed to providing a quality clinical service.