Burger Radiologists is a diagnostic imaging practice providing professional services to 4 Gauteng hospitals and clinics. Burger Radiologists was established by its’ founder, Dr Faan Burger when he opened his Kempton park practice in 1986. The practice has grown since then and currently employ 17 Radiologists and are operating out of four clinics well situated throughout Gauteng.
X-Rays are a form of electromagnetic radiation, which are primarily used for diagnostic radiography. Digital x-ray has certain advantages over conventional film x-ray, including the ability for the x-ray technologist to immediately tell if the image is acceptable.
X-rays are especially useful in the detection of pathology of the skeletal system, and also useful for detecting some disease processes in soft tissue. Some examples are common chest X-ray, which can be used to identify lung diseases such as:
X-Ray services include:
IVP (Intravenous Pyelogram)
- Chest X-Ray
- Bone Densitometry
- X Ray
- Joint X-Ray