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
1649876806 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 4045 E Bell Rd Ste 143, Phoenix, AZ 85032-2239
1427654771 Raleigh Radiology Wakemed Imaging (Organization) 11618 Highway 70 Business, Suite 102, Clayton, NC 27520
1366048845 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 1960 W Frye Rd Ste 1, Chandler, AZ 85224-6238
1619573136 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 2620 N 3rd St Ste 105, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1153
1801492335 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 725 S Dobson Rd # 105b, Chandler, AZ 85224-5680
1225634793 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 13090 N 94th Dr Ste 103, Peoria, AZ 85381-4257
1255937785 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 5501 N 19th Ave Ste 111, Phoenix, AZ 85015-2451
1811593338 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 8921 W Thomas Rd Ste 101, Phoenix, AZ 85037-3244
1871199307 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 3618 W Anthem Way Ste D108, Anthem, AZ 85086-0458
1659977130 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 2502 E Camelback Rd Ste 167, Phoenix, AZ 85016-9316
1346846870 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 5424 E Southern Ave Ste 104, Mesa, AZ 85206-3621
1437755964 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 5620 W Thunderbird Rd Ste A, Glendale, AZ 85306-4636
1679179154 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 1325 N Litchfield Rd Ste 115, Goodyear, AZ 85395-1228
1144826678 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 5410 W Thunderbird Rd Ste 240, Glendale, AZ 85306-4711
1376149898 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 9139 W Thunderbird Rd Ste 112, Peoria, AZ 85381-4271
1922604446 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 9201 E Mountain View Rd Ste 112, Scottsdale, AZ 85258-5140
1932705613 Breast Center of Naples, Pllc (Organization) 3555 Kraft Rd Ste 350, Naples, FL 34105-5037
1740886464 Hastings Medical Imaging LLC (Organization) 2207 Osborne Dr W Ste 200, Hastings, NE 68901-9111
1053917914 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 44555 W Edison Rd, Maricopa, AZ 85138-6409
1386240224 Smi Imaging LLC (Organization) 2500 S 8th Ave Ste 103, Yuma, AZ 85364-7132


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