Yastabshiroon Medical Centre

Diagnostic Services

The Diagnostic Services of the Center is equipped with the latest diagnostic devices.

MRI – The first MRI was installed and used in Yastabshiroon Medical Centre. The staff running the MRI are highly knowledgeable and experienced.

Spiral CT-Scan – The first of its kind in Sudan. The operation of this CT is controlled by a microcomputer that enhances the image quality and shortens the entire testing process. Like the MRI, the staff working at the CT-Scanner are knowledgeable and have extensive work experience.

Radiographic X-Ray – Capable of performing fluoroscopic screening, special contrast procedures, IVU and other urological procedures and Barium studies among others. A digital X-Ray unit is also in use for routine x-ray examinations. In addition, Dental X-ray Units are available for specialised individual tooth and panoramic view x-rays.

Obstetric Ultrasound Machines – Capable of diagnosis in Obstetric and Gynaecology and abdominal disorders.

Digital Colour Doppler Ultrasound Machine – Capable of diagnosing disorders in the veins and the heart. The staff who running the Doppler Ultrasound have been trained in the United Kingdom and we are proud to welcome them back to Sudan.

Laboratory – There are two sections in the Laboratory with different branches: Haematology, Chemistry, Microbiology, Histopathology and Hormones. The Laboratory operates 24 hours a day. 1st. Section – this section is equipped with high tech computerized equipment. 2nd Section- this section performs manual testing. It supports the 1st section. Both sections work together to correlate results. The Head of the Laboratory is a Professor and a pathologist. There are five Philippine expatriates working in the Laboratory together with ten highly trained local medical technology staff.

Endoscopy – For the upper and lower GIT and respiratory studies. Rigid and flexible sigmoidoscopy and colonoscopy in addition to bronchoscopy and cystoscopy. There are three highly trained specialists working in these areas.

EEG and EMG – These instruments utilise a digital technology system which is more accurate and reliable than other systems. The staffs are highly trained and competent in their use of the machines. The Head of the section is a highly trained physician and a specialist in neurology.

ECG – The ECG machine in the Centre is a computerised multi-channel ECG machine. It is equipped with a built-in battery that enables the equipment to be transported and used even in locations where there is no electricity.

Audiometer – Hearing impaired patients can avail of the latest testing audiometer with the consultation of a Specialist. The testing is available weekly on Sundays and Wednesdays from 9am until 11am.