U of L Hospital

Nuclear Medicine

The UofL Health Care team of nuclear medicine physicians has special competence certification from the American Board of Radiology and offers a full spectrum of nuclear medicine diagnostic and therapeutic services. The department’s advanced technology allows the experienced teach to evaluate especially complex cases.

Full Range of Diagnostic Nuclear Medicine Service

  • Oncologic
  • Endocrine
  • Renal
  • Orthopedic
  • Pulmonary
  • Gastrointestinal
  • Neurological

PET Imaging

  • Diagnosis, staging, and treatment response for neoplasms
  • Dementia evaluation
  • Seizure evaluation
  • Brain neoplasm evaluation
  • Cardiac applications – evaluation of myocardial viability
  • Occult inflammation

Therapeutic Nuclear Medicine

  • Endocrine – thyroid – neoplasm/metabolic
  • Orthopedic – metastatic disease