The department of radiology conducts diagnostic investigations and therapeutic procedures using equipment and instruments based on X-ray radiation and under ultrasound guidance. Investigations with magnetic resonance imaging and computer tomographs are carried out not only for all departments of the hospital, but also for other health-care facilities in the South-Bohemia Region, both for inpatients and outpatients. The department organizes or ensures further education of radiologists and other health care professionals, both of its own staff and for other professionals, providing various forms of further education/training. The staff of the department also participates in the education of undergraduates from the School of Social Healthcare of the South-Bohemian University. The leading program of the department is the development of vascular interventional methods stressing the quality and safety of imaging.
The staff of the department works in individual workplaces, the operation of which is ensured by the head physicians. The department is divided into several workplaces: