Program description

Please review the overview description for all Advanced Radiology Fellowships at Mayo Clinic's campus in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona.

The one-year Ultrasound and Image-Guided Procedures Fellowship at Mayo Clinic's campus in Arizona has a broad, in-depth curriculum that covers all fundamentals of ultrasound imaging and image-guided procedures. The program is designed to provide fellows with clinical and academic subspecialty training while they work closely with ultrasound and body-imaging experts.

The program offers:

  • Extensive exposure and hands-on experience with a large group of patients whose diagnosis and treatment requires advanced image-guided interventions
  • Clinical instruction by fellowship-trained radiologists, many of whom have extensive academic experience and who are recognized experts in their fields
  • Exposure to state-of-the-art magnetic resonance imaging, computerized tomography, ultrasound and picture archive communications system (PACS) equipment
  • Experience in a modern hospital facility that uses a filmless imaging department and an electronic medical records system
  • Close cooperative interaction with outstanding medical, surgical and pathology colleagues
  • Outstanding clinical research opportunities

Program history

Cross-sectional imaging fellows at the Department of Radiology at Mayo Clinic's campus in Arizona have rotated through ultrasound elective rotations since that program was created in 2000. This specific opportunity offered through the Ultrasound and Image-Guided Procedures Fellowship grew from those rotations.

Aug. 18, 2016