Welcome to the UAB Department of Radiology
The UAB Department of Radiology serves a pivotal and critical role in support of comprehensive patient care provided by the UAB Health System. Over 81 highly trained radiologists in every sub-specialty field form the foundation of diagnostic and therapeutic services available to patients throughout the country.
Our radiologists and staff provide continuous support to an extensive inpatient and outpatient population, as well as support to the state's only ACS certified adult Level I trauma center. The department serves as a national leader, optimizing traditional and emerging technologies in the pursuit of optimal care of our patients. Please see additional details under "Facilities and Centers"
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November 8: International Day of Radiology
This day commemorates the anniversary of the X-ray's discovery by Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen in 1895 and seeks to increase awareness of the essential role of the radiologist as part of the healthcare team. This year's theme is lung imaging, which spotlights UAB's new Low Dose CT Lung-Cancer Screening program.
Happy Birthday X-ray! Dr. Cheri Canon, Professor and Chair of Radiology answers 6 questions on the legacy of one of medicine's greatest inventions. Read more >>>