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Diagnostic radiographer

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My role is to look inside the body of patients who are unwell using technologies like x-rays, MRI or ultrasound. The images I capture are used to work out what disease or condition is causing the patient’s illness.

Top skills

Caring for people

Working in a team

Interested in technology

Able to understand and follow instructions exactly

What training do I need to become a diagnostic radiographer?

A degree, or postgraduate degree in diagnostic radiography, before registering with the Health and Care Professions Council.