Category: Radiology Stories

Spotlight on Four UVA Radiology Teams That Are Critical to Our Department

The Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging is one of the largest department at UVA Health, with over 600 employees, trainees and faculty. Within Radiology, there are countless teams making…

Diagnostic Radiology Drives Care Across UVA Health

Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of articles profiling different modality teams at UVA Radiology and how they’ve risen to the challenges of COVID-19. To read about…

Dr. Frank Volberg Takes On New Challenges, Lends a Helping Hand

In late 2017, UVA Pediatric Radiology faced a crisis in staffing. Within four months, three full-time pediatric radiologists had resigned from the department and the division needed immediate help to…

Resident Andrew Renaldo Gives Back Through Big Brothers Big Sisters

Residency is usually a demanding time for doctors. Besides training at an increasingly complex and detailed level in their chosen specialty, residents are also taking on more responsibility and independence…

Imaging the ‘Hoos: A Look Inside the Partnership Between UVA Radiology and Athletics

by Brian Simalchik, UVA Radiology and Medical Imaging When Cavalier fans flood into Scott Stadium on Friday night for the season-ending game against rival Virginia Tech, they’ll be met with…

Radiology Global Health Partnership at UVA Grows

Radiology Global Health Partnership at UVA Grows Three UVA Radiologists travel to Uganda to strengthen a flourishing radiology global health partnership. Thanks to modern technology, the partnership continues even when…

What is a radiologist?

Although you may never meet your radiologist, they are dedicated to making sure you receive the best possible health care treatment. Your radiologist at UVA is a medical doctor (MD)…

Nuclear Medicine Staff Throw Party for Xofigo Patient

Nuclear Medicine Staff Throw Party for Xofigo Patient When Richard Zantow completed his sixth and final round of radiation therapy, the staff in Nuclear Medicine baked cupcakes, blew up balloons,…

Standing X-ray Table Helps Those Who Can’t Stand

How do you get a standing x-ray of someone who can't stand? Well, the answer used to be a lot more complicated than it is now. For a long time,…

What is an X-ray? (For Kids)

What is an X-ray? (For Kids) Parents, if your child is having an X-ray exam, this is the information they (and you, too) will need to know. You can read…