Diagnostics

Computed Tomography Unit

Tomography Unit working hours:
Monday - Friday 8:00 to 20:00

Location:
The unit is located on the ground floor of the main hospital building, 2 Strzelecka St. in Kraków (10 minutes' walk from the Main Station)

Computed Tomography Unit of St. Louis Regional Specialised Children's Hospital with the latest generation 20-layer Siemens system, in which the innovative mechanism reduces radiation during the exposition to minimum, has been specially designed to be children-friendly.

Owing to the National Health Fund contract for the provision of medical services obtained in 2012, there is a possibility to provide comprehensive services with regard to medical imaging to patients under 18 years of age from the entire Małopolska Region. Parents and guardians of children with the appropriate referral may register their children from Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 18:00 at the telephone number + 48 12 619 86 12.

List of tests available within the National Health Fund contract:

  • head CT
  • two-phased head CT
  • two-phased eye socket CT
  • temporal bone CT
  • sinus CT
  • head CT – jaw and mandible
  • two-phased neck CT
  • larynx CT
  • chest HRCT
  • chest and abdominal cavity CT
  • two-phased chest CT
  • two-phased chest CT (embolism / volumetry)
  • two-phased abdominal cavity CT
  • liver CT – multi-phased
  • adrenal CT - multi-phased
  • renal CT - multi-phased
  • lesser pelvis CT - multi-phased
  • limbs CT
  • CT angiogram - multi-row
  • CT angiogram - intracranial vessels
  • CT angiogram - carotid and vertebral arteries
  • CT of thoracic aorta aneurysm
  • CT of abdominal aorta aneurysm
  • angiogram - renal and visceral arteries
  • CT angiogram - upper and lower limbs
  • bone CT (spine + pelvis)
  • spine CT
  • acromioclavicular joint CT* bone CT
  • shoulder joint CT
  • elbow CT
  • wrist CT
  • hip joint CT
  • knee CT
  • ankle joint CT

Should you have any questions as regards other examinations, please contact us at the telephone number + 48 12 619 86 12. At the unit you will also receive information regarding available dates, waiting time, the course of the examination and how to prepare for the examination.