FINDING THE INSIDE STORY
When Airmen suffer an injury, our medical team’s first priority is determining the best form of treatment. As imaging experts, Diagnostic Radiologists are responsible for making and interpreting a variety of medical images to help guide a diagnosis. From correlating their findings with other tests to providing other physicians with treatment recommendations, these specialists are invaluable members of Air Force healthcare teams all over the world.
- Make and interpret diagnostic images, including x-rays, ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
- Confer with medical and dental officers regarding diagnosis of cases
- Perform special procedures and prepare comprehensive interpretive report of findings
- Formulate plans and procedures for radiological services
M.D. or D.O. degree and completed an ACGME- or AOA-accredited program of postgraduate specialty training
- Completion of a residency in radiology
- Completion of 5.5-week Officer Training School course
- Must be between the ages of 18 and 48
TRAINING & EDUCATION
How do we transform you from the civilian sector to a leader and an Officer in the Air Force? From education to continued training, your Air Force path is here.
OFFICER TRAINING SCHOOL
MILITARY TRAINING LOCATION
Maxwell AFB AL