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Dr. John Uglietta

Dr. John Uglietta

Emeritus Director of Neuroradiology

Dr. Uglietta attended Brandeis University and is a graduate of Georgetown University Medical School. He completed his internship in Internal Medicine, Radiology Residency and Neuroradiology Fellowship at Duke University Medical Center serving as Chief Resident during his fourth year of Residency.

He has served many leadership roles in his career including Chairman of Radiology, Vice Chief of Staff and Chief of Staff at Banner Thunderbird Medical Center and he was elected the first Chairman of Radiology and first Chief of Staff at Banner Estrella Medical Center. He was formerly a Managing Partner in Valley Radiologists and Southwest Diagnostic Imaging (SDI) before joining Dr. Simon as one of the original partners of SimonMed Imaging and served as Director of Neuroradiology at SimonMed for 16 years. He has been named “Top Doc” in Phoenix Magazine multiple times and has been named one of the Best Doctors in America since 2001.

He is Board Certified in Diagnostic Radiology, subspecialty Board Certified in Neuroradiology (CAQ) and is a Senior Member of ASNR. He is a leader in the early adoption and advancement of Ultra High Field Strength 3T MRI Neuroimaging in the Outpatient setting and is one of the most experienced Neuroradiologists in 3T MRI Imaging in the country. He is a recognized local authority on Spinal Imaging and Interventions and has special interest in 3T Neurovascular Imaging of aneurysms and AVM’s, MS and Neurodegenerative Disorders.

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