Jonathan R. Medverd M.D.

Jonathan R. Medverd M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Radiology & Imaging




Primary Location

Radiology/Imaging Services at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.7200|Map It 


Dr. Medverd is a UW associate professor of radiology. His areas of expertise include bone & joint imaging, as well as, body imaging (disorders of the chest, abdomen and pelvis); utilizing multimodality imaging tools, including MRI, CT, ultrasound, fluoroscopy and conventional X-ray, to provide diagnostic answers for patients. He also has expertise in the performance of diagnostic and therapeutic image-guided procedures, which is an active part of his practice.

Dr. Medverd is active in health-care policy and practice issues at the state and national level. He is a past-president of the Washington State Radiological Society and currently serves on its Executive Committee. He also serves as a state councilor to the American College of Radiology.

Patient Care Philosophy

The patient and quality come first.

Personal Interests

Rowing, running, hiking, coaching youth sports, boy scouts and woodworking.

Clinical Interests

Diagnostic radiology, including body imaging and bone and joint imaging; diagnostic and therapeutic image-guided procedures.

Teaching Interests

Bone and joint and body diagnostic image performance and interpretation teaching to radiology residents and fellows. Health-care policy and practice and radiology business practice teaching to residents and fellows.

Scope of Care

Research Interests

Dr. Medverd is interested in the safe and effective delivery of imaging services to patients. He currently leads a national VA project to employ open source, open architecture solutions towards improving the safety, quality and efficiency of imaging department workflow.


New York University (NYU)Medical education1995
UW - Dept. of Radiology ResidencyResidencyDiagnostic Radiology
UW - Dept. of Radiology ResidencyTeaching Appointment
UW - Division of General Internal MedicineInternshipInternal Medicine
UW - Division of General Internal MedicineResidencyInternal Medicine
UW - Vascular Interventional RadiologyFellowshipBody Imaging


Board Certifications

American Board of RadiologyDiagnostic Radiology2001
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