Specialization: Diagnostic Radiology

Grouping: Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

Radiology · Specialization: Diagnostic Radiology (Taxonomy Code# 2085R0202X) is a health care provider taxonomy defined by National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC), American Medical Association.

Taxonomy Overview

Taxonomy Code 2085R0202X
Classification Radiology
Specialization Diagnostic Radiology
Grouping Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
Number of Providers 41807

Definition Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)

A radiologist who utilizes x-ray, radionuclides, ultrasound and electromagnetic radiation to diagnose and treat disease.
Notes: Source: American Board of Medical Specialties, 2007. [7/1/2007: definition added, source added; 7/1/2011: modified source]
- Additional Resources: American Board of Radiology, 2007. American Osteopathic Board of Radiology, 2007.
- Board certification for Medical Doctors (MDs) is provided by the American Board of Radiology. Board certification for Doctors of Osteopathy (DOs) is provided by the American Osteopathic Board of Radiology.

Classification Information Radiology

All Specializations of Radiology

Specialization Definition
Body Imaging A Radiology doctor of Osteopathy that specializes in Body Imaging.
Diagnostic Neuroimaging A licensed physician, who has completed a residency program in Neurology, and who has additional training, experience, and competence in the standards of performance and interpretation of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI / MRA) of the head, spine, and peripheral nerves, and Computed Tomography (CT) of the head and spine. Physicians are trained in the administration of contrast media and the recognition and treatment of adverse reactions to contrast media. Neuroimaging training encompasses thorough knowledge of clinical neurology, neurophysiology, neuroanatomy, neurochemistry, neuropharmacology, and dynamics of cerebrospinal fluid circulation. Physicians possess special expertise in the technical aspects and clinical applications of each of the modalities and techniques of neuroimaging.
Diagnostic Radiology A radiologist who utilizes x-ray, radionuclides, ultrasound and electromagnetic radiation to diagnose and treat disease.
Diagnostic Ultrasound A Radiology doctor of Osteopathy that specializes in Diagnostic Ultrasound.
Hospice and Palliative Medicine A radiologist with special knowledge and skills to prevent and relieve the suffering experienced by patients with life-limiting illnesses. This specialist works with an interdisciplinary hospice or palliative care team to maximize quality of life while addressing physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of both patient and family throughout the course of the disease, through the dying process, and beyond for the family. This specialist has expertise in the assessment of patients with advanced disease; the relief of distressing symptoms; the coordination of interdisciplinary patient and family-centered care in diverse venues; the use of specialized care systems including hospice; the management of the imminently dying patient; and legal and ethical decision making in end-of-life care.
Neuroradiology A radiologist who diagnoses and treats diseases utilizing imaging procedures as they relate to the brain, spine and spinal cord, head, neck and organs of special sense in adults and children.
Nuclear Radiology A radiologist who is involved in the analysis and imaging of radionuclides and radiolabeled substances in vitro and in vivo for diagnosis and the administration of radionuclides and radiolabeled substances for the treatment of disease.
Pediatric Radiology A radiologist who is proficient in all forms of diagnostic imaging as it pertains to the treatment of diseases in the newborn, infant, child and adolescent. This specialist has knowledge of both imaging and interventional procedures related to the care and management of diseases of children. A pediatric radiologist must be highly knowledgeable of all organ systems as they relate to growth and development, congenital malformations, diseases peculiar to infants and children and diseases that begin in childhood but cause substantial residual impairment in adulthood.
Radiation Oncology A radiologist who deals with the therapeutic applications of radiant energy and its modifiers and the study and management of disease, especially malignant tumors.
Radiological Physics A radiological physicist deals with the diagnostic and therapeutic applications of roentgen rays, gamma rays from sealed sources, ultrasonic radiation and radio-frequency radiation, as well as the equipment associated with their production and use, including radiation safety.
Therapeutic Radiology Definition to come...
Vascular & Interventional Radiology A radiologist who diagnoses and treats diseases by various radiologic imaging modalities. These include fluoroscopy, digital radiography, computed tomography, sonography and magnetic resonance imaging.

Group Information Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

All Classifications of Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

Classification Specializations
Allergy & Immunology
Clinical Pharmacology
Colon & Rectal Surgery
Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Emergency Medicine
Family Medicine
General Practice
Independent Medical Examiner
Internal Medicine
Legal Medicine
Medical Genetics
Neurological Surgery
Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & OMM
Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine, Sports Medicine
Nuclear Medicine
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery
Pain Medicine
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Plastic Surgery
Preventive Medicine
Psychiatry & Neurology
Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
Transplant Surgery

Providers Information

Radiology · All Providers

NPI Name Address
1538860234 Premier Breast Health Institute of Oklahoma LLC (Organization) 8516 South Portland Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73159
1356042071 George Fritsch 16920 Park Row, Houston, TX 770844920
1417658048 Shauna Mae Cooper 17273 State Route 104, Chillicothe, OH 456019718
1710687504 Accurate Interpretations LLC (Organization) 1200 E Pecan St, Altus, OK 735216141
1669172227 Health First Medical Group, LLC (Organization) 336 N Babcock St Ste 101, Melbourne, FL 329357325
1164122602 Choice Mammography LLC (Organization) 40 Concord Rd Ste 1, Lee, NH 038616628
1417656240 North Shore Hematology Oncology Associates PC (Organization) 118 N Country Rd, Port Jefferson, NY 117772120
1336848787 Ultrasound Associates Usa, LLC (Organization) 3535 Briarpark Dr Ste 101, Houston, TX 770425233
1982303343 Emerald Rads LLC (Organization) 3840 Peachtree Industrial Blvd Ste 140, Duluth, GA 300965031
1336847086 Dionicia Ahydee Segura 10917 E Crescent Ave, Mesa, AZ 852082662
1063110120 Ahmed Hamimi Abdullah Hamimi 30 N 1900 E, Salt Lake City, UT 841320002
1750089009 Boost Medical LLC (Organization) 13798 Nw 4th St Ste 311, Sunrise, FL 333256227
1245937390 Michael Logsdon 1500 Weiss St, Saginaw, MI 486025251
1497452593 Align Radiology LLC (Organization) 14203 Park Center Dr Ste 303, Laurel, MD 207075247
1851097299 Robert William Evers 1305 York Ave Fl 3, New York, NY 100215663
1922704659 Bruna Maria Thompson Jacinto 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA 522421009
1306552229 Clarity Cardiac Ct LLC (Organization) 3770 Elizabeth St, Riverside, CA 925062527
1992410039 Endeavor Imaging Center (Organization) 1400 George Dieter Dr Ste 110, El Paso, TX 799367654
1356056451 Daniela Quinto Dos Reis Hochhegger 1600 Sw Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 326103003
1902511157 Corazon Medical PC (Organization) 1213 Mason St, Dearborn, MI 481242841


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