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J. Stephen Spann, Jr., M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor, Emergency Radiology
jsspann@uabmc.edu
205-934-3108 | Location: GSB 315N


J. Stephen Spann, Jr., M.D. completed undergraduate training at Vanderbilt University majoring in Chemistry before moving home to Birmingham to complete medical school and radiology residency at UAB. He is board certified by the American Board of Radiology with his diagnostic radiology certificate earned in 2010. He subsequently completed a Musculoskeletal Imaging Fellowship which was a joint fellowship between UAB and Radiology Associates of Birmingham at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Birmingham.

After a short period in private practice he joined the Birmingham VA Medical Center as a Staff Radiologist in 2012. There his passion for teaching residents was discovered and he enjoyed teaching MSK Radiology to the residents as well as enjoying a clinical practice inclusive of MSK, Neuroradiology and General Radiology. He served as the MSK section chief and Chair of MRI Safety at the VA prior to joining UAB Radiology to begin a career in Emergency Radiology and MSK. While at the VA he began facilitating the Rheumatology-Radiology Conference with the UAB Rheumatology Fellows. His clinical interests are MSK and emergency imaging and resident and fellow education.