Usain Bolt is forced to undergo an MRI scan after injuring his left hamstring while he was running for Jamaica in the 4×100 metre relay on Saturday August 12th 2017 at the IAAF World Championships in London.

As a result, the soon-to-be 31-year-old will need medical imaging to determine the extent of the damage on Sunday. His prognosis has yet to be revealed to the public.

According to a study by the British Journal of Sports Medicine, hamstring muscle strains have been recognised as a significant injury, especially for athletes over the last 100 years.

There is a wide spectrum of hamstring-related injuries that can occur in athletes, especially those who compete in sports where sprinting or high speed skilled movements are involved. Injuries occur when the three muscles which make up the hamstring group undergo too much strain and therefore cramp up or develop tears.The most common sports where hamstring injuries occur are soccer, rugby, track, tennis and field hockey.

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Will Nicola be the winner of Australian Survivor 2017?

Season 2 of Australian Survivor 2017 has begun! “Ziggy”, 26 year old Radiographer who works in CT at Auburn Medical Imaging is amongst the 24 castaways who will try to bring home the $500,000 prize money. To become the ultimate Survivor she must outwit, outplay and outlast all other contestants. But will she be the last one standing and make it through all 55 days?

Tune in Sunday, Monday and Tuesday nights at 7:30pm on Channel 10 to support our very own Synergy Survivor.

Rouse Hill Medical Imaging will be closed this Queen’s Birthday Public Holiday, Monday 12th June 2017. See below for opening hours.

Friday 9th June 8:00am – 5:30pm
Saturday 10th June CLOSED
Monday 12th June CLOSED
Tuesday 13th June 8:00am – 5:30pm

Winner of the Best Health Improvement Service 2017

We are proud to announce that Norwest Medical Imaging has been awarded winners of the Best Health Improvement Service 2017 at the Local Business Awards.

Our radiology services based in the northwest of Sydney include Ultrasound, X-ray, CT, Mammography, MRI, Dental and Nuclear Medicine. We would like to thank our hard working and dedicated staff.

Norwest Medical Imaging would also like to thank our referring doctors and patients for their continued support.

Australia Day 2017

Happy Australia Day!

Rouse Hill Medical Imaging will be closed this Australia Day,

Thursday 26th January 2017. 

We hope you have a safe and enjoyable day!

Radiology services will return to normal  hours of operation on Friday 27th January.