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Mater Medical Imaging

Mater Medical Imaging has been committed to providing the community with compassionate care since 1914.  We are a not-for-profit medical imaging provider, reinvesting any returns back into health, education and research at Mater.

Patient care is at the centre of everything we do, every day. Our dedicated and experienced healthcare team are committed to providing exceptional patient care in a compassionate and understanding environment.

At Mater Medical Imaging patient care is personalised and tailored to ensure that every patient receives the highest level of support during their time with us.

Incorporating state-of-the-art technology, Mater Medical Imaging provides patients with a safe and comfortable environment in addition to a comprehensive range of diagnostic medical imaging services.  Conveniently located at Mater’s South Brisbane campus the team of experienced clinicians from Mater Medical Imaging provide mobile and theatre imaging services throughout our hospitals and outpatient imaging.

Services

Our experienced team of healthcare professionals offer a wide range of services ensuring patients health and wellbeing is at the centre of everything we do. 

  • body composite analysis
  • bone mineral density
  • Computed Tomography (CT)
  • emergency imaging including operating theatres
  • fluoroscopic investigations
  • general imaging
  • interventional procedures
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • mammography
  • oncologic imaging and interventions
  • ultrasound
  • 3D printing

Mater Medical Imaging provides comprehensive services and has special interests and expertise in

  • women’s diagnostics and interventional procedures
  • fertility imaging and interventional procedures
  • breast imaging (mammography, ultrasound, MRI)
  • vacuum assisted breast biopsies
  • ablations, embolisations and selective internal radiation therapy
  • brain and spine 
  • cardiac CT
  • CT guided facet joint and nerve root injections
  • oncology and staging
  • orthopaedics 
  • prostate 
  • general and vascular ultrasound

Location

Located on level 4 of Mater Hospital Brisbane the team at Mater Medical Imaging provide mobile imaging and operating theatre imaging for

  • Mater Hospital Brisbane
  • Mater Adult Emergency Department
  • Mater Mothers’ Hospitals
  • Mater Children’s Private Brisbane
  • Mater Centre for Neurosciences
  • Mater Private Hospital Brisbane

In addition Mater Medical Imaging provide services for all outpatients and accept all referrals.

Hours

Computed Tomography (CT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Ultrasound, MSK, joint and nerve root injection are routinely available during business hours with flexible appointments on weekends and until 9 pm on weekdays.

Emergency procedures are available 24 hours 7 days a week.

Billing

Mater Medical Imaging bulk bill all eligible imaging examinations and procedures. There may be an out-of-pocket fee for privately referred MRI, which is extremely competitive.

Staff aim to ensure patients are informed of any out-pocket costs and they encourage referring practitioners to discuss any potential fees with Mater Medical Imaging.

Access

For patients

All patients must have a written referral from a General Practitioner (GP) or Specialist.  A referral form or a letter can be sent directly to Mater Medical Imaging.  All referrals, including referrals on other provider forms, will be accepted.

For General Practitioners (GP) or Specialists

Visit Materonline for all the details and how to gain access to online reports.

  • All referrals are reviewed and the next available appointment is offered.
  • For registered doctors access to online medical images are available.
  • Mater Medical Imaging offers a 24 hour service for all emergency referrals.

Contact details

Address

Level 4, Mater Hospital Brisbane, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane Qld 4101

Telephone

Main reception: 07 3163 8754

Facsimile

Fax for referrals: 07 3163 1517