Samuel Johnson
Interim Chair of Radiology
Program Director

Welcome to the Wayne State University/Detroit Medical Center (WSU/DMC) Radiology Department.

We appreciate your interest in our educationally rigorous, diverse and team oriented department encompassing over 60 radiologists, 9 PhD's and 36 Diagnostic Radiology Residents. Our environment offers a unique learning opportunity with 4 major core campus hospitals including a nationally recognized Children's Hospital, trauma hospital and cancer institute. In addition to the core campus, residents have the opportunity to practice at a number of sites throughout the Detroit Metro area, including a state of the art imaging center and women's imaging facility.

The WSU/DMC program is a large one encompassing approximately 700,000 - 900,000 exams per year spread over a number of hospitals. Among this rich patient resource is the opportunity for developing first-rate diagnostic skills and experiencing all types of imaging procedures from the highly complex to the basic. We encompass all subspecialties of diagnostic radiology, both on an organ system and age basis.

The are nine major divisions in the Department of Radiology: Body Imaging, Chest, Interventional, Musculoskeletal, Mammography, Neuro, Nuclear Medicine, Pediatric Imaging, and Ultrasound.