Nuclear Medicine Services in India


  • Diagnostic (Imaging)
  • Therapeutics (Treatment)


  • Whole Body FDG PET-CT Scan (For Cancer, Infection, Fever of Unknown Origin, Occult Malignancy)
  • Whole Body Ga-68 DOTANOC PET-CT scan (For Neuroendocrine Tumours)
  • Whole Body Ga-68 PSMA PET-CT scan (For Prostate Cancer)
  • FDG Cardiac PET Scan (for assessing myocardial viability)
  • FDG Brain PET (for Dementia, Epilepsy, Neuro-rehabilitation)

Nuclear Cardiology

  • Myocardial Perfusion SPECT {Physical Stress (Tread-mill/Ergometer Bicycle) Pharmacological Stress (Adenosine/Dobutamine)}
  • FDG Cardiac PET for myocardial viability assessment
  • Radionuclide Ventriculography (MUGA Scan)

Clinical Nuclear Medicine

  • DTPA Renal Scan
  • EC Renal Scan
  • DMSA Renal Cortical Scan
  • Radionuclide Voiding Cystography (for VU Reflux)
  • 99m Tc-Pertechnetate Thyroid Scan
  • Parathyroid Scan
  • Salivary Gland Scintigraphy
  • Lung Perfusion Scan (for pulmonary embolism)
  • V/Q Scan (For Pulmonary embolism)
  • Whole Body Bone Scan (for detection of skeletal metastases)
  • Three-Phase Bone Scintigraphy (Back pain/Osteomyelitis/Stress Fractures)
  • Bone SPECT
  • 99mTcECD Brain SPECT (Ictal & Inter-ictal Phase)
  • Hepato-biliary Scintigraphy (IDA Scan)
  • Colloid Liver-Spleen Scintigraphy (For liver function)
  • GI Bleed Scan (for localisation of obscure lower GI bleeding)
  • Meckels Scan (for localisation of ectopic gastric mucosa as etiology of lower GI bleed)
  • Milk Scan (for GE Reflux)
  • Gastric Emptying Study
  • Sentinel Node Localisation (using intraop probe)

Radionuclide Therapy

  • High Dose Radioiodine (I-131) Therapy for Cancer Thyroid (Under admission)
  • Low Dose Radioiodine (I-131) Therapy for hyperthyroidism (OPD basis)
  • Radionuclide Therapy for Bone Pain Palliation in multiple skeletal metastases (OPD basis)
  • Trans-arterial Radionuclide Embolisation (TARE) for primary and metastatic liver tumours with Interventional Radiology Team
  • Lu-177 DOTATATE therapy for Neuroendocrine tumours (Under admission)
  • Radiation Synovectomy (with orthopaedic team)