Radiologists are doctors who do imaging tests, like X-rays, ultrasounds, and MRIs.
They may also supervise people who perform tests like barium enemas or CT scans.
Diagnostic radiologists diagnose diseases. They look at the test results and report findings to your other
Interventional radiologists treat diseases. They use imaging tests to guide catheters inside the body. Catheters
can deliver stents to unblock tubes or blood vessels. They can also place medicine
directly into specific areas, such as tumors.
Radiologists can be board-certified through the Board of Radiology, which is recognized
by the American Board of Medical Specialties.
Medical Review:E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine
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