About Us

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About Us at Radiology Associates

Radiology Associates of San Luis Obispo has been serving the Central Coast of California since 1959. We have three outpatient medical imaging centers in Templeton, Pismo Beach, and Santa Maria. We aim to be an employer of choice on the Central Coast. Our company values true leadership and teamwork, and we embrace change in order to offer the most innovative technologies, the best care, and the utmost in customer service to our patients and referring physicians. When you come to any one of Radiology Associates’ imaging centers you can rest assured that we have your best interest and care in mind every step of the way. From the moment you enter our door, to when we send your images and report to your physician, we strive to go above and beyond. Our staff and radiologists are happy to take questions and assist our patients and their doctors. Referring physicians always have instant access to their patient’s images and diagnostic reports through our integrated PACS (Picture Archiving and Communication System) and a radiologist is always on call to answer their questions, 24-hours a day, all year long!

Mission Statement

Radiology Associates is the premier provider of full-spectrum, high-quality medical imaging and interventional radiology services for patients, their physicians, and healthcare organizations throughout the Central Coast.

Vision Statement

Radiology Associates is committed to providing the highest quality of full-spectrum medical imaging and interventional radiology services by:

  • being dedicated to accommodating the scheduling needs and wishes of our patients and referring physicians, providing the highest-quality imaging, and rapidly delivering accurate reports to our referring physicians to enable them to better care for their patients.
  • developing and integrating a regional electronic imaging network that allows for maximum patient comfort and convenience while providing referring physicians with prompt, accurate and immediate access to images and reports.
  • expanding the range, sophistication and geographic availability of interventional radiology services such that Radiology Associates becomes recognized both regionally and statewide as the focus of excellence for interventional radiology services on the Central Coast.
  • becoming the “preferred employer” of health care professionals in the medical imaging field.

Values Statement

In the course of our daily work and as we conduct our business, Radiology Associates is guided by the following values:

  • Dignity – respecting the value and worth of every person.
  • Collaboration – working together with patients, physicians, other health care providers and organizations who support and share common values and goals.
  • Excellence – providing the highest-quality professional and technical service possible.
  • Academic training and expertise – hiring and retaining radiologists who have undergone rigorous academically oriented residencies and who have, additionally, obtained fellowship training in a radiologic subspecialty.
  • “State-of-the-art” technology and integration – acquiring and maintaining the most advanced and sophisticated medical imaging equipment and infrastructure available.
  • Privacy – ensuring patient’s rights to privacy and modesty.