Cristina Fuss, M.D. (she/ her)

  • Professor of Diagnostic Radiology, School of Medicine
  • Professor and Section Chief, Cardiothoracic Imaging


Dr. Fuss is the section chief for cardiothoracic imaging in the Department of Diagnostic Radiology. She joined OHSU faculty in October 2012 after finishing a cardiothoracic imaging fellowship at OHSU. She received her medical degree in 1993 from the University of Heidelberg in Heidelberg Germany. Her postgraduate training included a diagnostic radiology residency at both the University of Heidelberg and OHSU.

Dr. Fuss has been appointed section chief of cardiothoracic imaging as of April 2015. She’s interested in both adult and pediatric congenital and acquired cardiac and thoracic diseases. Her special interest is in lung cancer, both screening and therapy evaluation, as well as complex cardiac valve disease. She serves on the thoracic imaging ABR certifying and MOC committee for thoracic imaging. Dr. Fuss is an active member of several regional, national and international radiology societies and reviewer for multiple radiology journals.

Education and training

    • M.D., 1993, University of Heidelberg
  • Residency

    • Radiology residency, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
  • Fellowship

    • Cardiothoracic fellowship, OHSU, Portland, Oregon

Memberships and associations:

  • Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
  • Fellow of the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT)
  • Fellow of the North American Society for Cardiovascular Imaging (NASCI)
  • Society for Thoracic Radiology (STR)
  • American College of Radiology (ACR)
  • American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS)
  • American Heart Association (AHA)


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