Radiology Department

Mr. R. Madungwe HOD & A/Chief Radiographer

The Radiology Department at United Bulawayo Hospitals strive to equitably provide an efficient high quality, cost effective safe and client friendly diagnostic medical imaging service consistent with our expertise, available medical modalities and resources.


We offer the following services:

Imaging Techniques

X-ray – We carry out X-ray imaging to diagnose bone injury and disease such as fractures, bone infections, arthritis and cancer, among other conditions.

Ultrasound – We do Ultrasound imaging and Echocardiography to examine many of the body’s internal organs, including the heart, liver, gallbladder, spleen, pancreas, kidneys and bladder. We offer a full range of diagnostic procedures—from pelvic ultrasound for expectant mothers to new treatments for uterine fibroids and ultrasound-guided breast biopsies

Other Services

We implement rules governing the safe use of ionizing radiation, cross infection and electrical hazards in respect of patients, members of the public and staff.

We train junior radiographers in need of training in clinical practice

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 10pm

Saturday, 9:00am to 1:00pm

We provide an emergency service 24/7