Areas of Care

Showing 31 - 40 of 100 results

Medical Imaging: Nuclear Medicine

Area of Care
What is nuclear medicine? Nuclear Medicine is a safe, painless process used to image the body and treat disease. Nuclear medicine is unique in that it is extremely sensitive to abnormalities in an organ’s structure or its function. It offers early detection and is used in the diagnosis, management...

Medical Imaging: Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Area of Care
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a test that provides pictures of organs and structures inside the body, produced by using a magnetic field and pulses of radio wave energy. In some cases, a contrast dye may be used during the MRI scan to improve the image of certain structures. In many cases, MRI...

Medical Imaging: Bone Mineral Density (BMD) Testing

Area of Care
Bone material testing at St. Joseph's Health Care London Bone mineral density testing is done to: Measure potential bone loss in a person who has risk factors for osteoporosis, a disease characterized by low bone mass leading to fragile bones Help the physician and patient determine the risk of...

Diagnostic Imaging: Interventional Radiology

Area of Care
What is Interventional Radiology "Special Procedures" or "Interventional Radiology" is a growing subspecialty in which both vascular and nonvascular diseases are diagnosed and treated. It is a minimally invasive technique utilizing small catheters and catheter-based instruments. These procedures are...

Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism

St. Joseph’s Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism is the primary regional centre for diabetes and endocrine disease management in Southwestern Ontario. The centre brings together comprehensive diabetes education, leading-edge care and research, and an expert team of care providers and...

Colposcopy

The most common reason for referral to the Colposcopy Clinic is an abnormal Pap test result. Other reasons are abnormal tissues on the vulva or around the anus. Most women with an abnormal Pap test do not have cancer. Abnormal cells do need more investigation. Your family doctor has referred you to...

Cognitive Neurology

Cognitive Neurology is located at the Parkwood lnstitute Main Building and is a part of Lawson Health Research Institute. To learn how to get to our location, please see the Contact Details section in the menu to the left.

Stroke Rehabilitation Programs

Area of Care
Welcome to the Stroke Rehabilitation Programs at St. Joseph's Health Care London. The area of care for stroke rehabilitation includes the following programs: Stroke/Neurological Rehabilitation Program Comprehensive Outpatient Rehabilitation Program (CORP) Community Stroke Rehabilitation Team...