Nuclear Medicine
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​​​​​​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.