We understand your first visit for an imaging examination can be daunting.
At Aspire Radiology, our staff are supportive and compassionate. We will make your visit as smooth and comfortable as possible.
Frequently Asked Questions
What should I bring to my first visit?
Please bring your referral, medicare card, concession card and insurance information if applicable, any relevant medical records or imaging studies.
Can I take my regular medications on the day of the appointment?
In most cases, you should continue taking your regular medications. If there are any exceptions, our staff will inform you in advance.
What should I wear for the procedure?
Comfortable clothing is recommended, but depending on the procedure, you may be provided with a hospital gown. Avoid wearing jewellery or metal objects. Some examinations will require no deodorant, but our staff will advise you when you book for your appointment.
Can I drive myself to and from the appointment?
It depends on the procedure. If sedation or impaired mobility is expected, it’s advisable to arrange for transportation. Our staff will provide guidance based on your specific situation.
How long will the procedure take?
The duration of the procedure varies depending on the type of imaging examination. Our team will give you an estimated time frame during the scheduling process.
What if I have claustrophobia or anxiety about the procedure?
Please let our staff know about any concerns you have when you book for your examination. We can offer options to help you feel more comfortable.
How can I contact the imaging centre if I have questions or need to reschedule?
You can reach us at 02 90701172 during our office hours, or you can leave a message, and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
Is there anything else I should know before my first visit?
If you have any specific concerns or questions not covered here, please don’t hesitate to reach out. We’re here to ensure your experience is as smooth and comfortable as possible.