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High St Xray Introduces Shear Wave Elastography

Beyond being a marker of injury, liver fibrosis plays a direct role in the pathogenesis of hepatocellular dysfunction and portal hypertension. This process includes patients with NASH, NAFLD or Alcoholic Steatosis as well as chronic hepatitis B or C. Liver biopsy is the gold standard in diagnosing cirrhosis but is poorly suited for active monitoring due to […]

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GP Education Event : Spinal Imaging

High St Xray is delighted to announce the return of their very popular GP Education Events. Our first topic for the year is Spinal Imaging. We have two terrific speakers for the evening – Dr David McKenna (Consultant Radiologist) and Mr Michael Murphy (Neurosurgeon). For more information, click here. Places are limited, so secure your […]

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Podiatry Education Event – Forefoot Imaging

High St Xray is delighted to be launching its first Podiatry Education Event for 2021. For this event, we are delivering training online. Forefoot Imaging is the topic and we are featuring two terrific presenters: Mr Wayne Downie – Sonographer – and Dr Dean Samaras – Podiatric Surgeon. For more details, and to register, click […]

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Welcome Dr Heather Pascoe

It is with great pleasure we welcome Dr Heather Pascoe (Consultant Radiologist) to the Keystone Radiology team. Commencing with Keystone Radiology in late January, Heather is a highly qualified radiologist, graduating with Honours in Medicine, top of her year, from the University of Melbourne and has also completed a Bachelor of Medical Science. Heather undertook […]

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Dr Alicia Wang Sheludko joins Ballarat’s Dancing with Our Stars

Dr Alicia Wang Sheludko (Radiologist and Co-Principal) is one of this year’s entrants in Ballarat’s Dancing with our Stars competition. She is being sponsored by our sister clinic – Sovereign Radiology – and we are so excited for her. Funds raised go to a very worthy cause – The Ballarat Foundation. The foundation works to […]

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Nuclear Medicine Updates Via Zoom

COVID-19 and 2020 has taught us all a lot of new things. One of those being, education updates can always continue – just in a different format. Dr Reza Garzan – Nuclear Medicine Physician – recently did just that. Dr Garzan lead a Nuclear Medicine update for a group of General Practitioners and it was […]

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High St Xray: Facet joint injections

Facet Joint Injections are a CT guided interventional procedure used to treat chronic back pain. Facet joint injections can be performed in the cervical, thoracic or lumbar spines. There is good evidence that intra-articular facet joint injections can provide both short and long term symptomatic relief from back pain. For more information, click here. […]

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High St Xray: Standing out in advanced CT procedures

High St Xray is pleased to announce the installation of a new CT scan machine – Siemens SOMATOM go.TOP. This is a new generation of machine which provides ultra-low dose imaging for patients, while generating state of the art image quality. The installation of the new CT machine presents an exciting development for High St […]

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High St Xray Introduces Shear Wave Elastography

Beyond being a marker of injury, liver fibrosis plays a direct role in the pathogenesis of hepatocellular dysfunction and portal hypertension. This process includes patients with NASH, NAFLD or Alcoholic Steatosis as well as chronic hepatitis B or C. Liver biopsy is the gold standard in diagnosing cirrhosis but is poorly suited for active monitoring due to […]

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