Excellent staff and Service
We are proud to have the best available technical staff and local and multi-lingual reception staff. This team of mainly female personnel allows Medscan to cater to the needs of all patients from various cultural backgrounds, with the highest level of service and patient care in a professional, friendly and timely manner. During any wait, our modern facility aims to bring a new level of patient comfort with lounges, coffee bar and kids area.
We have free undercover parking on site and are conveniently located close to Stockland Mall, Merrylands Train Station and bus interchange.
State of the art Equipment
Medscan Merrylands has Australia’s first Siemens FLASH CT with Stellar detectors. This CT is used at other Centres of Excellence and is regarded as one of the world’s most advanced CTs providing exquisite image detail at the lowest possible patient radiation dose.
The first MRI in Merrylands. This is partially Medicare funded meaning GPs can order certain bulk billed MRIs. Non-rebatable MRIs are charged at a discounted rate.
Full range of imaging modalities including:
Digital Xray - Low dose shimadzu unit with image stitching - again the first in Australia.
All dental Xrays and examinations.
Ultrasound including Doppler
Nuclear medicine imaging with CT SPECT and Bone Mineral Densitometry.
Also providing Paediatric and Womens imaging including Gynaecologic, Obstetric and Breast ultrasound. Female sonographers for all women's imaging.
Intervention Centre and Pain Management - Biopsies and Injections.
Independent owner operated
Dr John O’Rourke is the Principal Radiologist at Medscan Merrylands. Associate subspecialist radiologists, cardiologists and nuclear physicians also provide reporting services.
DR O'Rourke completed his Radiology training at St Vincents’ and Westmead Hospitals in Sydney and completed a one year Fellowship in Body Imaging and MRI at St Michael’s Hospital, University of Toronto, Canada.
He has worked at St Vincent’s General and Private Hospitals and been the Clinical Director and Head of Cardiac Imaging at the Westmead practice of a large corporate radiology group.
In addition to MRI, body and Cardiac Imaging expertise, he is an experienced Interventional Radiologist who performs all spinal and musculoskeletal injections. Dr O'Rourke is well regarded by his peers and is a regular invited speaker at national and international conferences.
“I am passionate about the work I do and wish to share my enthusiasm and expertise and that of our staff with the Merrylands and broader community”.