Nuclear Medicine at Sydney Children's Hospital, Randwick

Contact details

Enquiries: (02) 9382 2200

Fax: (02) 9382 2235

Location: Campus Centre, Level 2, Prince of Wales Hospital

Nuclear medicine services at Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick (SCH) are provided by the Prince of Wales Hospital (POWH) Nuclear Medicine Department as part of a service sharing agreement.

The Nuclear Medicine Department provide a number of scanning services to children and adolescents who are admitted via Emergency or who are receiving treatment for a known medical condition. These include bone, kidney, heart, gallium, hepato-biliary, gastrointestinal, lung, thyroid, CSF and brain scans.

Using very low levels of radiation, nuclear medicine specialists are able to take high resolution images of a child’s bones and internal organs, to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of various health conditions such as cancer, kidney and brain disorders.

A  PET scanner machine is located in the Nuclear Medicine Department and can greatly assist in the early diagnosis, treatment and management of cancers and conditions affecting the brain and heart. 

Staff

Name 

 Position 

Walter Haindl

Nuclear Medicine physician

Monica Rossleigh

Nuclear Medicine physician, Department head

Eva Wegner

Nuclear Medicine physician