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Mater Medical Imaging 

Mater Medical Imaging provides a comprehensive range of diagnostic medical imaging services at Mater’s South Brisbane campus. They have a team of experienced radiologists providing medical imaging services and every effort is made to ensure the latest technology is used to support patient care.  There is a range of options for referring doctors to easily access reports and images. 

Clinicians from Mater Medical Imaging provide mobile imaging services, theatre imaging and ambulant patient imaging.

Services

  • body composite analysis
  • bone mineral density
  • Computed Tomography (CT)
  • emergency imaging including operating theatres
  • fluoroscopic investigations
  • general imaging
  • interventional procedures
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • mammography
  • oncologic imaging and interventions
  • ultrasound
  • 3D printing

Mater Medical Imaging provides comprehensive services and has special interests and expertise in

  • ablations, embolisations and selective internal radiation therapy
  • brain and spine 
  • breast imaging (mammography, ultrasound, MRI)
  • vacuum assisted breast biopsies
  • women’s diagnostics and interventional procedures
  • fertility imaging and interventional procedures
  • cardiac CT
  • neonatal 
  • oncology and staging
  • orthopaedics 
  • prostate 
  • general and vascular ultrasound
  • CT guided facet joint and nerve root injections
  • ultrasound guided joint injections

Location

Located on level 4 of Mater Hospital Brisbane the team at Mater Medical Imaging provide mobile imaging and operating theatre imaging for

  • Mater Hospital Brisbane
  • Mater Adult Emergency Department
  • Mater Mothers’ Hospitals
  • Mater Children’s Private Brisbane
  • Mater Centre for Neurosciences
  • Mater Private Hospital Brisbane

In addition Mater Medical Imaging provide services for all ambulant patients and accept all private referrals. 

Hours

Computed Tomography (CT) and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Ultrasound, MSK, joint and nerve root injection are routinely available during business hours with flexible appointments on weekends and until 9 pm on weekdays.

Emergency procedures are available 24 hours 7 days a week.

Billing

Mater Medical Imaging bulk bill all eligible imaging examinations and procedures.  There may be an out-pocket fee for privately referred MRI, which is extremely competitive. 

Staff aim to ensure patients are informed of any out-of-pocket costs and they encourage referring practitioners to discuss any potential fees with Mater Medical Imaging.

Access

For patients

All patients must have a written referral from a General Practitioner (GP) or Specialist.  A referral form or a letter can be sent directly to Mater Medical Imaging.  All referrals, including referrals on other provider forms, will be accepted.

For General Practitioners (GP) or Specialists

Mater doctors with access to Verdi are able to send an electronic referral. Alternatively Mater Medical Imaging referral pads are available by request.

Download a Mater Medical Imaging request.

All referrals are reviewed and the next available appointment is offered.

For registered users of MaterVue PACS access to online medical images are available by logging onto the portal.

To request access please contact 07 3163 1439 or complete the online form by clicking the button below.

It is important for the team to respond rapidly to requests with fast turnaround of quality reporting and a priority service for urgent requests.

The radiologists at Mater Medical Imaging are available to discuss imaging requirements and interpretation of imaging results with the referring doctor by telephoning 07 3163 8530.

Mater Medical Imaging offers a 24 hour service for all emergency referrals.

Contact details

Address

Level 4, Mater Hospital Brisbane, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane Qld 4101

Telephone

Main reception: 07 3163 8754      

Radiologist enquiries: 07 3163 8530 - for clinicians only

MR enquiries: 07 3163 2182 - for clinicians only

CT enquiries: 07 3163 8924 - for clinicians only

Radiographer: 07 3163 8182 - for clinicians only

MaterVue PACS: 07 3163 1439 - for clinicians only

Facsimile

Fax for referrals: 07 3163 1517      

Email

medicalimagingappointments@mater.org.au     

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