TECHNICAL WHEREWITHAL

The medical imaging is one of the medico-technical equipments in Saint Augustin clinic intended to ensure the most effective patients’ support.

ULTRA MODERNITY IN THE SERVICE OF YOUR HEALTH

The medical imaging department is equipped with a high-performance technical wherewithal which fits into the multidisciplinary services in the Saint Augustin clinic and contributes in the current treatment’s diagnostics and valuation.

MEDICAL IMAGING

  • Scanner
  • Radiology
  • Mammography
  • Echography

(with doppler forced and continued colour, equipped with an echo-doppler morphologic three-dimensional probe)

CARDIAC EXPLORATION UNIT

  • Tensional Holter
  • Rhythmic Holter
  • Effort test

VIDEO-ENDOSCOPY UNIT

Conventional digestive explorations:
  • Video-endoscopy produced by fibroscope
  • Video-colonoscopy
  • Echo-endoscopy
Interventional digestive explorations :
  • Bronchial exploration
  • Urological exploration
  • CRPE

(Retrograde cholangio-Pancreatography by endoscopic tract)

AUDIO-VESTIBULAR EXPLORATION UNIT

  • VSG : Computerized video-nystagmo-graphy, PEA or
  • BER : auditory evoked potential
  • Tonal audiometry and impedancemerty.

DIGESTIVE ENDOSCOPY UNIT

The Saint Augustin clinic has the pleasure to announce the extension of its digestive endoscopy unit which includes :
admission
Diagnostic endoscopy : Gastroscopy, colonoscopy, duodenoscopy to side-view, proctologie, functional exploration
  • Validated indications according to the international recommendations in digestive benign and malignant diseases (oesophagus, stomach, biliary-pancreatic, adenomatous …)
  • Unmatched diagnostic accuracy (superior to CT and MRI in biliary-pancreatic pathology and tumour staging).
  • Diagnostic minimally invasive exploration (CRPE%)
  • Cost considerably less than the MRI with a higher diagnostic accuracy (biliary-pancreatic)
The Saint Augustin Clinic, the only clinic equipped so far in the private sector in Africa.
Interventionel endoscopy
  • Ligature / sclerosis oesophageal varices
  • Thermal expansion and installation of oesophageal prosthesis
  • Extraction of foreign body
  • Haemostasis technique
  • Gastrostomy
  • Polypectomy et mucosectomy
  • Biliary catheterization