The Diagnostic Radiology Residency program provides a supportive and rigorous environment for you to learn from an organization that is Leading Medicine. Houston Methodist is a large, diverse system that is continually growing. It currently consists of seven hospitals, seven freestanding emergency centers and two free standing outpatient imaging centers. Our dedicated radiologists and staff will provide continuous support with world-class training and research opportunities.
We currently offer 4 spots for residents in Diagnostic Radiology each year. Our Diagnostic Radiology program is a four-year program and is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). Each class of residents has the option of choosing the ESIR pathway (2 slots per year) at the end of their second year.
We have a high quantity and quality of volume. Our department reads approximately 1.5 million studies per year. The quality of volume is enhanced by the Houston Methodist Hospital system and our robust rotation sites.
Rotation sites include Houston Methodist Hospital, Texas Children’s Hospital, Memorial Hermann, and many more. Houston Methodist Hospital is currently ranked #1 in the state of TEXAS and #15 in the nation by US News & World Report. Texas Children’s is an internationally recognized full-care pediatric hospital and is currently ranked #4 in the nation by US News & World Report. Memorial Hermann is one of the largest-volume Level 1 trauma centers in the nation.
Houston Methodist is the official health care provider for the Houston Texans, Houston Astros and Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo®, as well as other athletic teams and performance organizations.
We have early exposure to advanced imaging modalities.
Houston Methodist is a large multi-organ transplant center (including heart, lung, liver, kidney, pancreas, and more)
We gain exposure to imaging of many advanced and innovative treatments in cancer, orthopedics, neuro, and more.
Residents train alongside successful academic and private radiologists from one of the best private radiology groups in the country, Houston Radiology Associates.
Our mission is to provide the highest quality clinical training residency program in diagnostic radiology and to train leaders in medical imaging and interpretation by promoting excellence, innovation, leadership and advances in imaging research and education, through training and mentoring.
Department of Radiology