Tools & Equipment

When you or a loved one are injured, you want the best minds in medicine to be equipped with the best tools for the job.

Your gifts have empowered our clinicians with state-of-the-art technology, so they can provide world-class care for the body’s most complex organ. 

“We can now assess, diagnose and treat more patients than ever before in our expanded Seizure Investigation Unit (SIU), and do it in less time. Philanthropy has made that possible for epilepsy patients in BC.”

Dr. Yahya Aghakhani, Medical Director, VGH Epilepsy Program

Breakthroughs in Imaging

A pivotal goal achieved by the Brain Breakthroughs campaign was to bring the very first 3TMRI machine to VGH. The new MRI has recently been delivered, and is expected to be operational in 2023.

Read more about the many lives saved at VGH thanks to MRI technology.

“Thanks to philanthropy, VGH now has access to Blue 400 technology to help improve patient outcomes.”

Dr. Peter Gooderham, Medical Head, VGH Neurosurgery

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