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Nuclear Medicine


  • Bone scans (all types)
  • Cardiac scans (Myocardial Perfusion scans; MUGA scans)
  • Gastric emptying studies
  • I-131 Treatment for thyroid diseases
  • Infection scans
  • PET scans (PET/CT)
  • PY tests (C-14 Breath Test) for the diagnosis of Helicobater Pylori
  • Renal scans
  • Thyroid and parathyroid scans


Our Nuclear Medicine section offers safe, reliable isotope imaging for the detection of a wide array of disease processes. The radio-pharmacy provides safe imaging radiotracers, utilizing a patient unit-dose delivery system. The dual head gamma cameras offer great procedure flexibility and increased patient comfort while obtaining and producing top quality nuclear scans.


The NHSC Nuclear Medicine section operates under NC State license. All Nuclear Medicine Technologists are nationally registered CNMT by the NMTCB and/or ARRT(R)(N). The Nuclear Medicine service is accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR).


For more information or to make an appointment, call 336-719-7005.