Our medical imaging department offers a wide range of therapeutic and diagnostic exams to service our outpatients, inpatients, and emergency patients.
We look forward to meeting your needs in an understanding and compassionate way. Please bring family member or friend with you if you would like extra support during your exam.
Our general x-ray rooms are open weekdays from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm for outpatients. We are staffed 24-hours a day to provide service for inpatients and the emergency department as needed.
Our dedicated staff work together to provide a variety of community services. For more information on each service, please click on the links below. Except as noted, all of these services are provided at our KW Campus at 835 King Street West in Kitchener. We are located on the second floor in the D wing (downstairs from the hospital's main revolving door entrance).
- Bone mineral densitometry
- CT scan
- General x-rays
- Interventional radiology, including radiofrequency ablation and trans-arterial chemoembolization
- Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
- Mammography breast imaging (located at the GRH Freeport Campus, at 3570 King Street East in Kitchener)
- Nuclear medicine (in partnership with St Mary’s Hospital)
We continue to look for new and innovative ways to serve the community we are part of. We also are involved in many regional and provincial programs and continue to be an innovative leader with our Local Integrated Health Network.
For more information please contact us at 519-749-4262 between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm Monday to Friday.
Help catch and treat breast cancer earlier through regular mammogramsOctober 3, 2017
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Waterloo Wellington Regional Cancer Program, in partnership with Cancer Care Ontario, encourages women between the ages of 50 and 54 to talk with their healthcare providers about getting screened regularly with a mammogram through the Ontario Breast Screening Program (OBSP).
Dr. Darren Knibutat: compassionate care with advanced technologySeptember 29, 2017
Dr. Darren Knibutat is an interventional radiologist. He provides care that combines medical imaging with minimally-invasive procedures. He brings years of clinical practice to support advanced patient care needs at GRH.
Natisha Lal: growing a career in GRH’s medical imaging serviceJuly 7, 2017
From a new medical radiation technologist in 2002 to the administrative leader of GRH’s medical imaging department today, Natisha Lal has been happy to build a career at Grand River Hospital.
Krista Jovanovic: supporting compassionate care in advanced medical imagingJuly 7, 2017
Even when surrounded by advanced medical imaging technology at Grand River Hospital, Krista Jovanovic knows a good patient experience depends on the human touch.
Gail Shantz: 45 years of compassionate care for Waterloo Region patientsMay 5, 2017
Gail Shantz has not only spent her 45 years of nursing care at Grand River Hospital, she also trained at the then KW Hospital when she started her nursing career.
Paula Titaro: combining a love of medical imaging and patient careMarch 3, 2017
Paula Titaro is among the dedicated technologists in GRH’s CT suite supporting patients through emergency and on-going medical imaging care.
$2.5 million fundraising campaign brings latest in CT imaging to support Waterloo Region patientsMarch 2, 2017
Grand River Hospital has welcomed its next generation CT scanner to the hospital, capping off an enormous community effort to provide the latest in medical imaging for Waterloo Region patients.
GRH prepares for arrival of advanced medical imaging unitNovember 21, 2016
Early 2017 will see the next generation of computed tomography (CT) imaging brought to Grand River Hospital’s KW Campus.
Brittany Fischer: providing care for patients in radiologyNovember 11, 2016
Brittany Fischer has spent the entirety of her health care career in medical imaging. But these days, she’s excited about her work in a field that helps provide treatment right as medical images are being taken.
Bruce Fleming: an experienced professional debunking myths about radiation therapyNovember 10, 2016
Given that Bruce Fleming has worked as a radiation therapist for 30 years, he’s certainly heard his share of questions and misconceptions about radiation therapy. He shares with patients that radiation is both a viable and secure treatment option for many cancer patients as it is a localized treatment to target unhealthy cells while minimizing damage to healthy cells.