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Pictured during a follow-up visit to the Radiology Department of Manchester Royal Infirmary following the recent installation of a Hologic Discover... Read more

Discovery at Chesterfield

Pictured at a recent handover of a Hologic Discovery W DXA system to the Osteoporosis Centre at Chesterfield Royal Hospital are (from left): Clinic... Read more

DXA User Group slide packs available

If you would like to see more of the presentations from the recent DXA User Group Meeting - please download here. When you get them into your compu... Read more

Key Facts

  • Vertec’s corporate headquarters is situated in Silchester, UK, with a sales/service work force based in strategic areas of the country.
  • Vertec has a subsidiary company in South Africa, VertecSA, based in Johannesburg.
  • Vertec is ISO 9000 accredited since 1995 and are WEEE compliant (reg no. WEE/AD0070TY)
  • Vertec became the first overseas distributor for Hologic Inc. in 1986, and is now the UK market leader in Bone Densitometry/DXA.
  • Vertec holds the product license for a small radiation monitoring device - the Bleeper
  • Among the companies we represent are: Hologic Inc., Scanflex, Viatronix, Klarity, Terason and VisionSense.
  • Vertec has become the UK's major supplier of Mini 'C'-arm systems for extremity imaging with the Fluoroscan 'Insight' system.

Welcome to Vertec

Bill Hipgrave“At Vertec, we make sure that the customer is
always the focus of what we do, either in the careful selection and supply of high quality leadership products from around the world and in our post-installation training and service support of these products.

We do this because we have long realised that the key to successful business is to create and keep satisfied customers.

Due to this philosophy, Vertec Scientific is a trusted leader in the medical imaging and radiotherapy markets. The integrity behind our sales and service
inspires and unites the people of Vertec. We embrace innovative development and science - bringing ideas, products, and services to advance our customers ambitions. Together, our customers and Vertec touch the lives of millions of people every day, building lasting relationships in which all of us can take pride."

Bill Hipgrave, Managing Director, Vertec Scientific

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