CT scan machine – SOMATOM go.Top

SOMATOM go.Top with myExam CompanionStand out in advanced CT procedures

Healthcare providers have to thrive in a highly competitive market. To keep the business growing, they need to improve patient experience and expand their clinical portfolio. Make CT diagnostics personal with the CT scan machine SOMATOM go.Top. We upgraded our successful CT scanner with a unique Mobile Workflow and smart tools that help you stay with your patients longer and provide closer care. Cover the full clinical spectrum. Easily. And adapt your workflow to every indication. SOMATOM go.Top offers AI-powered scan automation and innovations from our high-end scanners. Of course, the CT scanner comes with the image quality and dose reduction technologies you expect from us.

Features & Benefits

SOMATOM X.cite with myExam CompanionFAST 3D Camera*Gantry-integrated cameraMood lightHigh Power 70myExam CompanionStellar detectorMobile workflowGO technologiesCare kV & 10kV StepsTin Filter
    • Right dose modulation
    • Correct body region
    • Right scan direction
    • Integrated in the gantry
    • Keep an eye on the patient
    • 90° viewing angle
    • Close-up perspective to spot even micro movements
    • Integrated digital countdown for breath hold
    • Mood light Optimized CT diagnostic experience
    • Enhanced iodine contrast with 825 mA at 70 kV
    • Sub-mm collimation
    • Guides technologists of all experience levels through routine examinations as well as more complex procedures
    • Procedures become more personalized for patients, easier for technologists, and more consistent for radiologists
    • Reduced image noise in every CT scan
    • High spatial resolution
    • Advanced 3D anti-scatter collimator
    • Tablets allow you to stay close to your patient which results in higher efficiency, and higher patient comfort
    • Standardize and simplify all departmental processes – from patient setup to image distribution, archiving, and reading
    • CARE kV & 10 kV Steps
    • Tube voltage tailored to patient and clinical indication
    • Voltage levels can be adjusted at intervals of 10 kV
    • Ultra-low-dose scanning
    • Allows routine spectral imaging with TwinSpiral Dual Energy

In a standard CT imaging work environment, techs spend most of their time in the control room. With the unique Mobile Workflow of SOMATOM go.Top, you can stay close to your patients and put them at ease. See for yourself!

The Mobile Workflow had a positive impact on the CT scan procedure at the University Hospital Erlangen in Germany as well as on the satisfaction of their patients.

  • 20% faster patient preparation1)
  • 62% increase in positive patient experience1)
  • 90% more time spent in the same room with the patient, plus higher freedom of movement for radiologists1)
  • 39% increase in patients who feel more satisfied from the medical service they receive1)
Carla Susana Ribeiro PintoCT radiographerCentro Hospitalar de São João, Porto, Portugal

Clinical Use

With every patient and clinical indication being different, fast and easy adaptation is key to success. Confidently offer advanced CT scan procedures and optimally adapt to each type of patient: SOMATOM go.Top offers clear patient pathways that help you turn challenging clinical fields into daily routine.

Patient expectations are increasing and patients are becoming more vocal about their healthcare experience. With the Mobile Workflow of SOMATOM go.Top, your patients feel personally attended to and experience their treatment more positively.

myExam Companion: Intelligence that works with you

myExam Companion launches the era of intelligent imaging. Using the new possibilities of digitalization, it turns data into built-in expertise. This helps users efficiently achieve reproducible results – by unlocking your modality’s full potential automatically.

myExam Companion guides users through any procedure, so they can interact easily and naturally with both patient and technology. No matter the user, patient or throughput, it helps generate consistently excellent results – and improve diagnostic confidence.

A new working experience

With the Mobile Workflow of SOMATOM go.Top, your patients feel personally attended to and experience their treatment more positively. From the tablet to the remote control, gantry-mounted injector arm, camera, and the gentle voice and sound design: The CT scanner offers smart solutions that help you focus on each patient – and make your working experience enjoyable.


Are you interested in more clinical cases? We created a booklet that contains a collection of different cases and clinical images – all acquired with SOMATOM go.Top.

Technical Specifications



Rotation time

up to 0.33 s


7.0 MHU (17.5 MHU equivalent value)2)


75 kW (187 kW equivalent value with SAFIRE2))

High voltage

70 - 140 kV in 10 kV steps, Sn100, Sn110, Sn120, Sn130, Sn140


up to 825 mA (2.06 A equivalent value with SAFIRE2))


64 x 0.6 mm

Max. table load

up to 307 kg