Edward Bluth, MD

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  • Dr. Bluth graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a special distinction in history. He earned his medical degree from the State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, completed his internship at the Medical College of Virginia, and his residency at the Hospital of Pennsylvania. He is board-certified in diagnostic radiology and has been on the staff since 1977. Dr. Bluth specializes in diagnostic ultrasound. In the past, he has been a member of the Board of Governors and Board of Directors of the Ochsner Clinic and Ochsner Clinic Foundation. He is also a professor of radiology at the Ochsner Queensland School of Medicine. For many years he served as a clinical professor of radiology at Tulane University School of Medicine. Dr. Bluth is very active in numerous medical societies. He has served on the Board of Chancellors of the American College of Radiology, President of the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, and as a delegate to the American Medical Association. He is a past president of the New Orleans Radiology Society, the New Orleans Ultrasound Association, and the Radiologic Society of Louisiana. Dr. Bluth is an active researcher and has published over 225 peer-reviewed articles and chapters. He is author of 12 textbooks and serves on several editorial boards.

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