David PetterssonM.D.

  • Neuroradiologist
  • Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology, School of Medicine

Expertise

  • Radiology

Special focus on

  • Diagnostic Radiology

Biography

Dr. Pettersson obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in geology from Denison University, completed post baccalaureate work at Portland State University, and received his medical degree from Michigan State University. He did an internship at Sacred Heart hospital in Spokane, WA and completed residency training in diagnostic radiology at OHSU, where he served as chief resident. He completed fellowship training in clinical neuroradiology at OHSU and a research fellowship year in the neuroradiology section at OHSU. He is investigating advanced imaging techniques to improve detection of seizure-causing brain lesions.

Dr. Pettersson’s interests include spending time with his family, caring for his chickens and garden, and enjoying the Pacific Northwest.

Education

  • M.D., 2008, Michigan State University
  • Residency:

    • Internship/ transitional year- Sacred Heart Medical Center, Spokane, WA July 2008- June 2009
  • Fellowship:

    • Neuroradiology fellowship- Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR July 2013- June 2015