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  Street address:
Level 11, KGV Building
Missenden Road
Postal address:
Post Office Box M30
Missenden Road NSW 2050

Phone: (02) 9515-6111
Fax: (02) 9515-9610

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Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging

Our Research

Research Projects

  • ARS: geometric centre analysis of colonic transit measurements in patients with sub-total colectomy.
  • Adjuvant intra-arterial Iodine 131 Lipiodol following sugery for hepatocellular carcinoma: a single centre experience.
  • Retrospective review of Yttrium synovectomies in relation to outcome and complications for comparison to current literature.
  • Velocity estimation for mucociliary transit studies using purpose written software.
  • Evaluate the benefit of SPECT/CT to planar imaging following yttrium synovectomy and progress.
  • Evaluation of the distribution of active osteoarthritis in the cervical spine.
  • Quantitation of thyroid uptake post I-131 Lipiodol therapy.

Key Achievements

  • Continued collaboration with key hospital departments such as Surgery and Respiratory.

Research Staff

  • Dr Robert Russo BAppSci (Physio), MBBS, MEd, FRACP, FAANMS - Director
  • Dr M Magee MBBS FRACP FAANMS - Senior Staff Specialist
  • Dr R Mansberg MBBS FRACP FAANMS - Senior Staff Specialist
  • Mr Ming Tak Chan BSc (Nursing), Grad Cert Cardiology- RN
  • Dr Clayton Frater A/Dip Nuc Med, Dip Bus, BHealth Services Mngt, Dip Proj Mngt, PhD
  • Ms Emina Al Cheikh BAppSci-Med Radn Sci (Nuclear Medicine)
  • Mr Nathan Droguett-Fuhrer BAppSci-Med Radn Sci (Nuclear Medicine)
  • Mrs Cynthia Mann BAppSci-Med Radn Sci (Nuclear Medicine)
  • Mr Aaron Rose BAppSci-Med Radn Sci (Nuclear Medicine), MClin Leadership
  • Mrs Nicole Sorensen BAppSci-Med Radn Sci (Nuclear Medicine), Grad Dip Nuc Med
  • Ms Brianna Powe BAppSci-Med Radn Sci (Nuclear Medicine)
  • Mr Kye Tull BAppSci-Med Radn Sci (Nuclear Medicine)
  • Mr William Ryder - BSc MSc PhD MIPEM MIEEE - Physicist / RSO

Contact details for department

Head of Department: Dr Robert Russo

Department/Unit: Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
Concord Hospital
Hospital Road
Concord NSW 2139
Telephone: (02) 9767 6727
Facsimile: (02) 9767 6991
Web: http://www.slhd.nsw.gov.au/research/
Email: Robert.Russo@health.nsw.gov.au