Edinburgh Imaging

Frequently Asked Questions

Our FAQ page provides answers to the most common questions we are asked.

My scan is in the Edinburgh Imaging Facility - Western General Hospital (EIF-WGH)

When you arrive at DCN, please report to the DCN X-ray Reception Desk . You will be asked to have a seat in the reception area and a radiographer will come to collect you. Once in the Edinburgh Imaging Facility WGH, you will be asked to complete a screening form.

Read our FAQ section on having a MRI

Directions to EIF-WGH

 

My scan is in the Edinburgh Imaging Facility - The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh Hospital (EIF-RIE)

When you arrive at EIF-RIE, please report to the reception desk. You will need to buzz for access at the main door. You will be asked to have a seat in the reception area and a radiographer will come to collect you. Once seated, you will be asked to complete a screening form.

Read our FAQ section on having a MRI 

Directions to EIF-RIE

 

My scan is in the Edinburgh Imaging Facility - Queen's Medical Research Institute (EIF-QMRI)

When you arrive at EIF-QMRI, please report to the reception desk downstairs (you will need to buzz for access at the main door). You will be asked to have a seat in the reception area and a radiographer will come to collect you. Once in the EIF-QMRI, you will be asked to complete any appropriate forms.

Read our FAQ section on having a MRI 

Read our FAQ section on having a PET (includes a PET-CT or PET-MR) 

Directions to EIF-QMRI