Also referred to as:
Interventional Radiologist, Physician/Doctor, Radiology, Radiologist, Radiologist - Diagnostic
Requirements and Responsibilities
Physician - Radiology examines and diagnoses disorders and diseases of the human body using x-ray and radioactive materials. Consults with patients to determine the appropriate course of treatment. Being a Physician - Radiology treats benign and malignant growths with exposure to x-rays and radioisotopes. Requires a MD degree from an accredited school. Additionally, Physician - Radiology requires a valid state license to practice. May report to a medical director. Physician - Radiology's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement.