Desert Radiology ranked number 21 in top 100 radiology practices in U.S.
Desert Radiology ranked number 21 in top 100 radiology practices in U.S.

Desert Radiology, celebrating 50 years of serving Las Vegas, is among the fastest growing healthcare providers in southern Nevada. Ranked number 21 in the top 100 radiology practices in the country for 2015 by Radiology Business Journal, Desert Radiology continues to grow their business and reduce costs, while maintaining the highest standard of care.

The practice currently has 65 board certified, USA trained physicians, and over 350 personnel providing technical and administrative support. They are the exclusive provider for a large cancer center, a group of multi-specialty medical centers and several other facilities throughout Nevada, as well as providing services for 15 hospitals throughout Nevada, Texas and New Mexico. Desert Radiology performs over 1.3 million procedures annually in their seven imaging facilities, including their newest Southwest location which opened in September.

The highly trained group of radiologists at Desert Radiology includes physicians with a variety of specialties, who have received training at top institutions. Some of the specialties include nuclear medicine, women’s imaging, PET imaging and neuroradiology, amongst many others. The diverse staff has been trained at institutions such as UCLA, Northwestern, Emory, University of Michigan and other prominent universities. All the physicians are members of the American College of Radiology and many have other affiliations with professional organizations such as the Radiological Society of North America, the American College of Nuclear Medicine and the Society for Pediatric Radiology.

The team at Desert Radiology reflect the highest standards of care by providing their patients with the most advanced radiology procedures and diagnostic imaging available. They are proud to offer Genius 3D Mammography™ which detects 41% more invasive breast cancers and reduces false positives by up to 40%. In addition to the 3D and traditional mammograms, Desert Radiology performs DEXA Bone Density scans, CT and Ultrasound guided biopsy, 3T MRI, Ultrasound and X-Ray imaging among other services on the most up-to-date equipment on the market. For patient convenience, X-Rays are performed on a walk-in basis at most of our facilities and do not require an appointment. Some facilities offer extended hours to help patients who need care outside of regular business hours.

Desert Radiology also offers an array of interventional and vascular services at their dedicated interventional clinic, Desert Vascular Institute. Their interventional radiologists specialize in minimally invasive image-guided diagnostic and therapeutic procedures for cardiovascular conditions as well as a broad range of services for patients with cancer, pain, diabetes, liver, kidney, and other conditions.

In 2016 Desert Radiology is celebrating 50 years of serving their community and looks forward to continuing to provide the highest level of care possible. They provide full diagnostic and interventional radiology services, operating seven conveniently located facilities, including their woman’s imaging center located in the heart of the Las Vegas Medical District.  For more information on Desert Radiology, please contact them at 702-759-8600 or visit

Photo: Courtesy of Desert Radiology. From left to right: Dr. Dianne Mazzu and Dr. Lisa Wong.

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