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
1871190256 Charles M Thorn 204 Debbie Dr, Deatsville, AL 36022-2567
1326645813 Lumina Imaging (Organization) 8401 Mentor Ave Ste B, Mentor, OH 44060-5843
1154928034 Sentara Advanced Imaging Solutions, LLC (Organization) 6201 E Virginia Beach Blvd Ste 104, Norfolk, VA 23502-2824
1538775994 Richard J. Moran 230 S Main St Ste 101, Orange, CA 92868-3851
1700492311 Mobile Life-saving Health Services LLC (Organization) 12522 Reverence Way, Cypress, TX 77429-0038
1821604570 Yarab Mubarak Habib Al Bulushi 330 Brookline Ave Dept of Radiology, Boston, MA 02215-5400
1457967234 Central Imaging LLC (Organization) 3351 Roosevelt Rd, Saint Cloud, MN 56301-6270
1629683818 Springwood Radiology Associates, Pllc (Organization) 3010 Palmer Way, Spring, TX 77380-4081
1891300208 Tammy Jo Wooding 2175 Rolling Hills Dr, Covington, KY 41017-5155
1346855905 Cher LLC (Organization) 2236 E Harmony Rd, Fort Collins, CO 80528-3412
1700490943 Katrina Overbey 4604 Northridge Dr, Batavia, OH 45103-1329
1700490034 Hudson Valley Radiologists, PC (Organization) 33 Bridgewater Way, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-5961
1700490232 Wake Forest Baptist Imaging, LLC (Organization) 861 Old Winston Rd Ste 105, Kernersville, NC 27284-7141
1144834763 Tower Imaging LLC (Organization) 17416 Brookside Trace Ct., Tampa, FL 33647-3589
1396359014 Kimberly Ann Nulph-laseck 65 Market St, Albion, PA 16401-1131
1326650136 Tbi Diagnostic Centers of Georgia (Organization) 4294 Memorial Dr Ste D, Decatur, GA 30032-1226
1770195166 Sonocare, LLC (Organization) 2579 Chimney Rock Rd Fl 2, Hendersonville, NC 28792-9181
1700497492 Raleigh Radiology Imaging Network, LLC (Organization) 505 Oberlin Rd Ste 110, Raleigh, NC 27605-1345
1033720008 Mcginley Medical, PC (Organization) 2435 King Blvd Ste 233, Casper, WY 82604-3166
1144831611 Raleigh Radiology Enterprises, LLC (Organization) 101 Lattner Ct Ste 101, Morrisville, NC 27560-9584


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This dataset includes 800 health care provider taxonomy codes maintained by National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC). It is used in transactions specified in HIPAA and the National Provider Identifier (NPI) application for enumeration. Each taxonomy is registered with code, grouping, classification, specialization, definition, etc.