Education:

  1. New York University School of Medicine, M.D. 1995
  2. Tufts University, B.S. 1989

Biography:

Dr. Medverd is an UW Associate Professor of Radiology & a Staff Radiologist at the VA Puget Sound Health Care System. His clinical interests and responsibilities span Bone & Joint imaging and Body imaging utilizing multimodality imaging tools, including MRI, CT, Ultrasound, Fluoroscopy and conventional X-ray, as well as image-guided procedures.

Dr. Medverd's active software development and clinical research interests include the Radiology Protocol Tool Recorder (RAPTOR) - a quality, safety and productivity workflow tool developed through VA Center for Innovations funding for planned national VA enterprise adoption. He is also concerned with the gentle application of diagnostic imaging and is a participant in a national VA project to establish a permanent record of individual patient cumulative radiation dose resulting from diagnostic imaging exposure.

Dr. Medverd is also interested and active in health care policy and practice. He currently serves as President of the Washington State Radiological Society and is a state representative to the American College of Radiology, where he contributes on several committees.

Dr. Medverd is active locally, regionally and nationally in the education of radiology residents and fellows in topics related to health care policy and the business of radiology. He has served as Course Director of our department Business of Radiology curriculum since 2009.