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Andrew J. Gunn, M.D.

Assistant Program Director, Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program
Assistant Professor, Interventional Radiology Section
205-975-4850 | Location: JT 781

AJ Gunn, M.D. graduated magna cum laude from Brigham Young University in Provo, UT earning a BS in exercise physiology with a minor in sociology. He then returned home to South Dakota to attend medical school at the University of South Dakota. During medical school, he participated in the competitive Howard Hughes Medical Institute – National Institutes of Health Research Scholars Program and was awarded the Donald L. Alcott, M.D. Award for Clinical Promise. He graduated summa cum laude in 2009. He completed his diagnostic radiology residency at the Massachusetts General Hospital of Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA followed by a fellowship in vascular and interventional radiology at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD where he served as chief fellow.

Prior to joining the faculty at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Dr. Gunn worked as an attending interventional radiologist at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. He has written and lectured regarding patient-centered care in radiology and has interests in the clinical aspects of interventional radiology in addition to patient safety and quality of care. Currently, he is spearheading the division’s efforts to establish an outpatient interventional radiology clinic. He serves as a reviewer for multiple journals and as a section editor for a national database of teaching files tailored to radiology trainees. Clinically, Dr. Gunn practices the full spectrum of interventional radiology with a special focus on treating cancer through minimally-invasive techniques such as chemoembolization, radioembolization, and ablation. Additionally, he has interest in IVC filter retrievals and treating women with uterine fibroids.