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
1417594342 Girish Boraiah Department of Radiology Ut Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390
1548807274 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 3560 W Flamingo Rd, Ste 100, Las Vegas, NV 89121-5088
1376189258 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 7903 S Broadway Ste A, Littleton, CO 80122-2712
1316583297 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 8530 W Sunset Rd Ste 120, Las Vegas, NV 89113-2244
1548806425 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 3840 Wadsworth Blvd Ste 5, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033-4613
1114563095 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 7540 Oso Blanca Rd Ste 140, Las Vegas, NV 89149-1417
1396381273 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 7610 W Cheyenne Ave Ste 100, Las Vegas, NV 89129-6761
1740826627 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 3061 S Maryland Pkwy Ste 102, Las Vegas, NV 89109-6226
1235775115 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 6301 Mountain Vista St Ste 103, Henderson, NV 89014-2365
1124664008 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 861 Coronado Center Dr Ste 101, Henderson, NV 89052-3992
1881230829 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 939 N Broadway, Denver, CO 80203-2705
1598301533 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 12520 Grant Dr Ste 200, Thornton, CO 80241-2512
1780220723 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 14251 E Fremont Ave Unit A, Centennial, CO 80112-4444
1982240248 Edison Medical Imaging,llc (Organization) 1907 Oak Tree Rd Ste 101, Edison, NJ 08820-2070
1306482088 Michael P. Flynn 1003 Bay Harbour Place, Tampa, FL 33602
1396380424 California Medical Imaging Associates, Inc (Organization) 360 E Almond Ave Ste A&b, Madera, CA 93637-5688
1649815903 United Medical Radiology Network, Inc (Organization) 2600 Redondo Ave # 101, Long Beach, CA 90806-2325
1316589765 Somos Diagnostics, Inc. (Organization) 1707 Eye St Ste 207, Bakersfield, CA 93301-5208
1356983829 North Florida Radiology Associates Pllc (Organization) 1992 Lewis Turner Blvd, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547-1255
1548802994 United Medical Radiology Network, Inc. (Organization) 3501 S Harbor Blvd Ste M, Santa Ana, CA 92704-6919


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