Bryan Foster, M.D.

  • Professor of Diagnostic Radiology, School of Medicine
  • Section Chief, Body Imaging
  • Professor, Body Imaging


Bryan Foster, M.D. is a Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and the Section Chief of Body Imaging. He joined the faculty in 2011 and works in the body imaging section. Dr. Foster grew up in Glens Falls, NY. He attended Bucknell University in central Pennsylvania. He then spent nine years in medical school and residency at Boston University, where he was chief resident. His final year of subspecialty fellowship training was in abdominal imaging at the University of Utah.

Dr. Foster is skilled in all facets of imaging including radiography, fluoroscopy, ultrasound, CT and MRI. His interests include oncologic, biliary, pancreatic, prostate imaging as well as complex image-guided biopsies. He has been named Diagnostic Radiology Teacher of the Year and selected as Honored Educator for the Radiological Society of North America. Recently Dr. Foster co-edited a radiology textbook: Diagnostic Imaging: Genitourinary, 4th ed. In his free time Dr. Foster enjoys spending time with his family and being in the outdoors of the Northwest, skiing, cycling or hiking.

Education and training

    • M.D., 2005, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Internship

    • Transitional Internship- Surgical Intern of the Year; Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Newton, MA 2006
  • Residency

    • Diagnostic Radiology Residency, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, 2010
  • Fellowship

    • Abdominal Imaging Fellowship, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 2011
  • Certifications

    • American Board of Radiology, 2010

Memberships and associations:

  • Radiologic Society of North America
  • American Roentgen Ray Society
  • Society of Abdominal Radiology
  • American College of Radiology
  • Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound

Honors and awards

  • RSNA Honored Educator 2018


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