General Radiography (X-Ray)
General radiography covers a wide range of imaging tests. Medical Radiation Technologists perform these exams for all Emergency, Inpatient, Outpatient and clinic patients at all four Quinte Health hospitals.
For more information regarding your exam please click on the appropriate exam type.
How to Book an X-Ray Exam
Please fax x-ray requisitions to (613) 969-5561 and our Diagnostic Booking office will provide the referring provider with an appointment date and time. Requisitions must be completed on the Quinte Health specific requisition form.
Attending the Exam
Please arrive at the specified Diagnostic Imaging department 15 minutes before the exam. You must bring your health care card and the requisition with you. Due to government legislation, X-Ray examinations cannot be performed without a signed requisition from the physician.
During your Exam
You may be required to change into a hospital gown for your exam to ensure that no metal objects interfere with your diagnostic images. Please do not bring any valuables with you to the imaging department. If there is a chance that you might be pregnant please tell the technologist before your exam.