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GDA Staff Shine at ASMIRT Event

GDA Staff Shine at ASMIRT Event

On 11 and 12 November, Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy (ASMIRT) hosted a two day Rural Education weekend at the Lighthouse Resort in Bunbury. Four of Global Diagnostics staff members did informative presentations to the...

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Nina's Women's Triathlon Event

Nina's Women's Triathlon Event

Global Diagnostics was again proud to sponsor the Bunbury Tri Club's, Nina's Women's triathlon on Sunday 12 November. This is a great event for women of all ages and fitness levels to "have a go" at a triathlon in a safe and friendly...

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Sports Injury Diagnosis

Sports Injury Diagnosis

Now that the winter sports season is over, it is time to get that niggling injury investigated. Common issues occur with knees, ankle and shoulders and can easily be investigated with a MRI scan or a diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound. Magnetic...

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Free Testicular Cancer Screening Day

Free Testicular Cancer Screening Day

On Sunday 10 September, Global Diagnostics at Peel Health Campus held a free ultrasound screening day to help raise awareness for testicular cancer. It was a very successful day, scanning over 20 patients. A big thank you goes to all the Global Diagnostic...

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Appointment of New Clinical Director

Appointment of New Clinical Director

It is with great pleasure that I announce the appointment of Global Diagnostics Australia’s (GDA) new Clinical Director – Dr Nazar Bokani (MBChB, MD, FRANZCR). Dr Bokani has been with GDA at Peel Health Campus for nearly a year and comes to us...

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Nominated for best presentation!

Nominated for best presentation!

Dr Afrooz Najafzadeh represented Global Diagnostics at the 25th Asian and Oceanic Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Hong Kong (AOCOG 2017). Dr Najafzadeh was nominated for the best oral presentation award for her presentation; The utility of...

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Interventional Radiology for Relief

Interventional Radiology for  Relief

Corticosteroids (also known as steroids) are medicines that can be used to treat inflammation. When corticosteroids are injected into or around a painful area (such as a joint or muscle) they can reduce the inflammation in that area, relieving pain,...

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Hip Injections for Pain Relief

Hip Injections for Pain Relief

If you suffers from bad hip pain, especially at the side of her left hip, you should visit your GP who will refer you to Global Diagnostics for an ultrasound scan for further investigation. Our Radiologist (specialist doctor) will review the diagnostic...

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Absence of Coronary Artery Calcium on CT Scoring Confers a 15-Year “Warranty” Against Incident Mortality for Asymptomatic Individuals

Absence of Coronary Artery Calcium on CT Scoring Confers a 15-Year “Warranty” Against Incident Mortality for Asymptomatic Individuals Dr Conor Murray, Global Diagnostics CT Coronary Calcium Scoring (CTCS) is a low radiation dose, non-contrast...

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Mobile MRI Service Grand Opening in Hedland

Mobile MRI Service Grand Opening in Hedland

On the 4th May, Global Diagnostics officially opened the first mobile Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) service to remote Western Australia, in South Hedland servicing the Pilbara regions. Attended by dignitaries from the Pilbara region, the celebration...

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Global staff donate for local soup kitchens

Global staff donate for local soup kitchens

The staff at Global Diagnostics have been donating a variety of food items to aid the community soup kitchens in both Mandurah and Bunbury. The March Food Drive has supplied necessary meals for those in need. Thanks to everyone who contributed.

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Pilbara MRI Information Events

Pilbara MRI Information Events

On Wednesday 12 April Global Diagnostics held an information session in Karratha and Port Hedland on the MRI service that has now opened in South Hedland. Consultant Radiologist, Dr Don Barrie presented a detailed presentation on the MRI service, it's...

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South West Health Campus now open Saturday's

South West Health Campus now open Saturday's

Global Diagnostics at South West Health Camus is now offering a CT, Ultrasound and X-Ray service every Saturday from: 8am - 12pm The MRI service is also open from 8:00am - 4:00pm. Bookings can be made by calling 9726 6999 or emailing...

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MRI now open in Port Hedland

MRI now open in Port Hedland

Global Diagnostics is proud to announce the opening of the first Mobile MRI service to Western Australia on 18 April 2017. Initially being located in Port Hedland, to service the Pilbara region, and then will be moved to Broome, to service the Kimberley...

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Patients Choice

Patients Choice

Did you know that you’re free to take your diagnostic imaging referral to a provider of your choice? Global Diagnostics provides state-of-the-art medical imaging at 7 sites covering the South West and Peel Region. Our caring staff treat each patient...

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Expansion of Ultrasound Services

Expansion of Ultrasound Services

Global Diagnostics has just expanded its ultrasound services. We are now offering more appointments, no long waiting lists for all ultrasounds including ultrasound guided injections for fast pain relief. Each site has multiple highly trained Sonographers...

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Smile! Global Diagnostics Bulk Bills all Dental X-Rays

Smile! Global Diagnostics Bulk Bills all Dental X-Rays

At Global Diagnostics we understand the high costs associated with dental care and that is why we bulk bill all our dental x-rays. For high quality dental imaging including OPG and Lateral Cephalometry contact Global Diagnostics on 9726 6999. Global...

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Global Diagnostics is now offering 3D Mammography (Tomosynthesis)

Global Diagnostics is now offering 3D Mammography (Tomosynthesis)

Global Diagnostics is now offering 3D Mammography (Tomosynthesis) at South West Health Campus. 3D Mammography is new breast imaging technology that has been proven to improve the accuracy in diagnosis of breast cancer. It is performed as part of a...

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Global Diagnostics Pampers Busselton's Receptionists

Global Diagnostics Pampers Busselton's Receptionists

The Busselton region receptionist pampering night held on 25th November at Abbey Beach Resort was a big success, with people attending for a night of fun, networking and pampering. Receptionists from local GP, Specialist, and Dental Clinics were in...

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Welcome to Greg Altmann, new Regional Services Manager for the Bunbury region

Welcome to Greg Altmann, new Regional Services Manager for the Bunbury region

Global Diagnostics would like to welcome Greg Altmann as the new Regional Services Manager for the Bunbury region. Greg has more than a decade of experience gathered in a combination of public and private organisations within Victoria and the UK. Greg...

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Global Diagnostics to provide new Mobile MRI service for remote Western Australia

Global Diagnostics to provide new Mobile MRI service for remote Western Australia

In February 2017 Global Diagnostics will commence the first mobile Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) service to remote Western Australia, servicing the Pilbara and Kimberly regions. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a test that uses a magnetic field and...

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Global Diagnostics host career evening

Global Diagnostics host career evening

On Monday 19 September, Global Diagnostics hosted a career evening for 4th year medical imaging students. Students enjoyed presentations from the General Manager, Paul McCrow, plus our Regional Services Manager and Modality Managers. It was an informative...

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Global Diagnostics welcomes Dr Nazar Bokani

Global Diagnostics would like to welcome Radiologist Dr Nazar Bokani to the team. Dr Bokani graduated in Medicine (MBChB) in 1991 at Baghdad University. After obtaining his MD degree in 2001 from the University of Leiden in The Netherlands he joined a 5...

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CT Scan for fast diagnosis of stroke

CT Scan for fast diagnosis of stroke

Did you know during a stroke 1.9 million brain cells are lost per minute? This week is National Stroke Week. The Stroke Foundation’s want Australian's to understand the impact time has on a stroke. A speedy reaction not only influences the...

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Calcium Scoring at Global Diagnostics

Calcium Scoring at Global Diagnostics

Do you know your Coronary Calcium Score? Coronary heart disease is the leading cause of death in Australia and is caused by a slow build-up of fatty deposits on the inner walls of the coronary arteries that supply blood to the heart muscles. It’s...

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Upgrade to Nuclear Medicine Service at South West Health Campus

Upgrade to Nuclear Medicine Service at South West Health Campus

Global Diagnostics at South West Health campus is now offering an upgraded Nuclear Medicine Service with the installation of a new Siemen's Symbia molecular image scanner. We would also like to welcome Rod Stacey as the Nuclear Medicine Modality...

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New Appointment - MRI Services Manager

New Appointment - MRI Services Manager

Global Diagnostics would like congratulate Daniella Aust on her appointment as MRI Services Manager. Daniella has over 10 years of experience as a medical imaging technologist, the last 8 years have been specialising in MRI. She moved from the UK in 2015...

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ASA Travelling Workshop a Big Success

ASA Travelling Workshop a Big Success

Global Diagnostics proudly sponsored the ASA Travelling Workshop held at South West Campus on Saturday 4 June 2016. 40 sonographers from the South West region attended and enjoyed key note speaker, Ann Quinton, who was very inspirational. A big thank you...

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Global Diagnostics Sonographer presents at National Conference

Global Diagnostics Sonographer presents at National Conference

Congratulations to Global Diagnostics Senior Sonographer, Dr Afrooz Najafzadeh who presented two topics at the Australian Sonographer Association conference 2016 in Melbourne. Afrooz’s presented: The impact of maternal depression and anxiety in mid...

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Education Events for Allied Health professionals

Education Events for Allied Health professionals

Global Diagnostics was proud to present two Case Study Analysis educational events for Allied Health professionals in Mandurah and Busselton recently. Participants enjoyed informative presentations outlining interesting radiological case studies by our...

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MRI added to Peel Health Campus’ Saturday Service

MRI added to Peel Health Campus’ Saturday Service

Global Diagnostics is now offering a MRI service from 8am to 4pm every Saturday at our Peel Health Campus site. The Saturday service also includes x-ray and ultrasound. The Siemens Magnetom Aera 1.5T offers the latest in MRI scanning technology combined...

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Clinical Director Appointment

Clinical Director Appointment

Global Diagnostics is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Peter English as the Clinical Director. Peter has over with over 40 years experience in Radiology on a international scale. Peter has a wealth of experience in general radiology with...

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Bunbury Bowling Club Ladies Classic Sponsorship

Bunbury Bowling Club Ladies Classic Sponsorship

On Sunday 6 March Global Diagnostics sponsored the Bunbury Bowling Club's Ladies Classic. Global Diagnostics is proud to support sporting endeavours on all levels in the South West region and continues to build its relationship with the Bunbury...

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Global Diagnostics Welcome New General Manager

Global Diagnostics Welcome New General Manager

Global Diagnostics Australia is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Paul McCrow as the new General Manager. Prior to joining Global Diagnostics, Paul has held senior management and clinical positions at Mater Imaging and SKG Radiology, where he has...

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Global Diagnostics sponsors Busselton's Jetty Cup Water Polo Competition

Global Diagnostics sponsors Busselton's Jetty Cup Water Polo Competition

Global Diagnostics is proud to sponsor Busselton's Jetty Cup, Fast 4 Water Polo Tournament, held at Busselton Jetty on 13 September 2016. Fast Fours Water polo is an intense, modified “continuous play” game played in a smaller pool, it...

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New Ultrasound Service opens in Cockburn

New Ultrasound Service opens in Cockburn

On 14 December 2015 Global Diagnostics opened the doors to a new ultrasound service at the Cockburn Apollo Health Super Clinic. Offering a broad range of procedures on the latest generation of ultrasound imaging equipment, most appointments will be...

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Global Diagnostics Sponsor Nina's Womens Triathlon

Global Diagnostics Sponsor Nina's Womens Triathlon

Global Diagnostics was a proud sponsor of the Bunbury Triathlon Club's, 10th annual Nina’s Women’s Only Triathlon on the 15 November 2015. The 'Have-A-Go' triathlon event is designed for all women ranging in ages 12 years to 70+...

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Regional Receptionist get pampered!

Regional Receptionist get pampered!

The Peel and Bunbury region recently held very successful events for the reception and administration staff of all of our referring practices. The event was a Pre-Christmas Pamper Party held at waterside venues in Mandurah and Bunbury. With over 100...

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Relay for Life Fund Raising

Relay for Life Fund Raising

Congratulations to Global Diagnostics staff member Stacey Kowal, based at South West Health Campus, who organised the 'Diagnostic Divas' team for the Relay for Life and raised $3,290. The team of 17 consisting of Global Diagnostics Sonographers,...

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Peel Health Campus New Saturday Service

Peel Health Campus New Saturday Service

Saturday Ultrasound & X-Ray Service Global Diagnostics at Peel Health Campus is now offering an Ultrasound and X-Ray service every Saturday from 8am - 4pm.  Bookings can be made by calling 9584 6700 or by emailing peel@globaldagnostics.com.au Walk-in...

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October, Australia’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, provides an opportunity for us all to focus on breast cancer and its impact on those affected by the disease in our community. Breast cancer remains the most common cancer among Australian women...

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Global Diagnostics Bulk Billing Policies

At Global Diagnostics we understand that private fee payments can be difficult for pensioners and other concession card holders. We have recently updated our payment policies for our Bunbury practices at South West Health Campus and The Oval so that we...

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Global Diagnostics Sponsor South West Academy of Sports

Global Diagnostics Sponsor South West Academy of Sports

Global Diagnostics are proud to announce a new sponsorship arrangement with the South West Academy of Sport (SWAS). The Academy help and support young athletes in the South West region of Australia to reach their potential in sport through the pursuit of...

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Global Diagnostics Welcomes Experienced Radiologist

Global Diagnostics Welcomes Experienced Radiologist

Global Diagnostics is happy to welcome a new Radiologist, Dr Peter English, to our Busselton Health Campus branch. Dr Peter English is a graduate of The University of Melbourne. On completion of radiology training at St Vincent's Hospital in Melbourne...

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Peel Global Diagnostics Staff Go Wild for Charity!

Peel Global Diagnostics Staff Go Wild for Charity!

Mandurah Wildlife Rescue started the new financial year with a donation from staff and patients from the Peel Global Diagnostics office. Operating in the Peel region for over twenty years the Rescue team, lead by Founder and President Dorothy Terry-Boss...

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Global Diagnostics Sonographer Wins Researcher of the Year Award

Global Diagnostics Sonographer Wins Researcher of the Year Award

Dr Afrooz Najafzadeh, Senior Sonographer at Global Diagnostics, was recently awarded Australasian Sonographers Association Researcher of the Year for her research in the impact of symptoms of maternal depression and anxiety in mid pregnancy on the...

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Global Diagnostics Peel Presentation by Dr Luke Matar - Wednesday 19 August 2015

Global Diagnostics Busselton invites you to attend a presentation by Dr. Luke Matar Non surgical management of venous insufficiency and varicose veins "a personal and professional perspective" When: Wednesday 19 August 2015 - 6.30pm for 19:00pm...

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Busselton Health Campus

Busselton Health Campus

Global Diagnostics are pleased to announce the opening of our new premises at the Busselton Health Campus on the 21st of April 2015. The brand new site will offer the latest in facilities and technology with the lowest dose 128 slice CT available in the...

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MRI at Peel Health Campus

MRI at Peel Health Campus

Global Diagnostics are excited to announce the arrival of a new MRI scanner located at the Peel Health Campus site. No longer will patients from the Peel region have to travel large distances and be forced to wait for urgent scans. The scanner, a Siemens...

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Introducing our Medical Liaison Officers

Introducing our Medical Liaison Officers

Global Diagnostics welcomes Dawn and Kylie to the group. Kylie Aitkenhead (left) is our Medical Liaison Officer for the Peel Region. She joins us with vast marketing and management experience. Dawn Lake (right) is our Medical Liaison Officer for the South...

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