Department of Health Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital
Neurological Intervention & Imaging Service of WA (NIISWA)

Tel: (08) 6457 4455
Location: 1
st Floor G Block (via the gold lifts) Central Services CSU

The Neurological Intervention & Imaging Service of WA provides:

State service for intracranial aneurysm assessment and endovascular treatment

Specialist expertise in tertiary and quaternary level neurological imaging and diagnosis for brain, head and neck and spinal disease

  • Emergency neurovascular intervention service
  • Elective service for image guided diagnosis and endovascular treatment of carotid stenosis, stroke and intra cranial aneurysms
  • Outpatient consultation with neuro-interventionalists for neurovascular diseases
  • Liaison and consultative service to the hospital’s departments
  • Supervision and teaching to medical registrars, fellowships and residents
  • NIISWA is a cross campus service SCGH, RPH and PMH
  • Provides full range of percutaneous spinal procedures including biopsy, lumbar punctures, facet and nerve root sleeve injections, epidural injections and myelography
  • Provides full range of percutaneous head and neck procedures including complex biopsy
  • Provides advanced neuro imaging including MR Functional, MR Spectroscopy, DTI, MR Perfusion, CT Angiography and CT Perfusion
  • Provides a comprehensive transcranial doppler service

The Neurological Intervention & Imaging Service of WA (NIISWA) also provides a 24 hour emergency on call service. Access for discussion is initially through switchboard and they will put you through to the on call Fellow/Registrar.

Contact Numbers

(08) 6457 4455   SCGH

(08) 9224 1069   RPH

(08) 6457 1316
(08) 6457 3710  SCGH
(08) 9224 3765  RPH
On Call Service
(08) 6457 3333
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Outpatient Referrals

It is recommended that a referral from a consultant be the first point of contact. The patient will then be triaged according to urgency and a letter sent for a consultation with a Neuro Interventionalist.