William P. Shuman, MD, FACR

  • Professor, Body Imaging
  • Vice Chair
  • Director, Clinical Radiology
University of Washington
Department of Radiology
1959 N.E. Pacific Street
Box 357115
Seattle, WA 98195-7115
Phone: (206) 543-3320


William P. Shuman, MD, FACR                                                                                 

Vice Chair and Medical Director,

Department of Radiology

Professor of Radiology

University of Washington Medical Center


Dr. Shuman received his medical degree from the State University of New York in Syracuse, New York.  After completing a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Mary Fletcher Hospital of the University of Vermont in Burlington in 1979, Dr. Shuman went on to complete a two year fellowship in Ultrasound and Computed Tomography at the University of Washington in 1981.  Dr. Shuman continued at the University of Washington serving as a Professor in the departments of Radiology, Oncology and Radiation Oncology until 1990.  While at the University of Washington, Dr. Shuman then served as the Director of CT (1982 – 1990) and MR (1983 – 1990). Subsequently, he was  director of  Computed Tomography, U/S and MR at the University of Vermont (1992 – 1995) and continued to hold Clinical positions at the University of Washington and Seattle University.  In 1995, Dr. Shuman became the Director of CT/MR/US at Evergreen Hospital Medical Center in Kirkland, WA. In 1997, he was promoted to Medical Director of Evergreen’s Diagnostic Imaging Department and CEO of Radia Medical Imaging.  In 2003, Dr. Shuman returned to the University of Washington to become Professor, Medical Director of Radiology at UW Medical Center, and Vice Chair of the Department of Radiology. His clinical activity is in Body CT and MR and his research interests center around cardiac and dual energy CT. Outside the University of Washington, he is the incoming President of the Society of Computed Body Tomography/MR (SCBT/MR) and serves on the Radiology Education Alliance of the ACR.

Specialty Certifications

Verified Level 3 Experience in Cardiac CT, Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT)

Cardiac CT Board Certified, Certification Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (CBCCT)

Areas of Interest

Body CT/MR