Computerised Tomography (CT) Scan


A computerised tomography (CT) scan can be used to diagnose and guide treatment, using x-rays to create images of the inside of the body.

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scan


A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan uses magnetic fields and radio waves to produce detailed images of the inside of the body.



An ultrasound scan uses high-frequency sound waves to create an image of part of the body inside, this can be used to diagnose or guide treatment.

Digital X-ray


Projection imaging, otherwise known as digital x-ray, creates two-dimensional images of the body at a particular moment in time.

Take a look inside the new Rutherford Diagnostic Centre Somerset

Our first Centre, the Rutherford Diagnostic Centre Somerset is now open.

This new community diagnostics hub utilises innovative technology and healthcare expertise to deliver advanced personalised diagnostic services, coupled with exceptional care and services, driving the best possible healthcare outcomes for patients.