For over 50 years, the radiologists at Radiology Associates have prided themselves for being on the cutting edge of technology and providing compassionate care for their patients. With 3 facilities, from Templeton to Pismo Beach to Santa Maria, and working with local hospitals, they are able to help physicians and their patients with quick and accurate diagnostic imaging results. All 13 of the radiologists are accredited and continue to hone their skills every year, keeping up to date on the latest techniques and technology.
Dr. Auran completed his undergraduate degree at the Ohio State University in Mechanical Engineering. He graduated Magna Cum Laude and was the President of the Mechanical Engineering Honor Society. He was interested in imaging even during his formative years, and worked with General Electric in developing various error detection routines on their most advanced CT scanner. Dr. Auran did his internship in General Surgery at Harbor-UCLA and has submitted a paper written with the joint support of Vascular Surgery and Radiology during this year, entitled “Characterization of Aortic Dissection Flap by CT Reconstruction.” Dr. Auran’s broad aptitude in imaging is reflected in his participation in composing three musculoskeletal case reviews for a book with Dr. Rajeev Varma, and creating two cases that were included in the American College of Radiology’s MRI Teaching File CD. His hard work and interpersonal skills were recognized when he was selected as the Chief Resident in Radiology for the 2006/2007 academic year. Dr. Auran is a member of the American College of Radiology, Radiological Society of North America, American Roentgen Ray Society, California Radiological Society, American Medical Association, Society of Interventional Radiology, Western Angiographic and Interventional Society, and Society of Interventional Radiology.
Dr. Burnette received his B.A. degree in Public Policy Studies and his Doctor of Medicine degree from Vanderbilt University. His postgraduate training includes Internal Medicine at Vanderbilt University Hospital, Radiology at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego, and Neuroradiology at Oregon Health Sciences University. He has a Certificate of Added Qualifications in Neuroradiology. Dr. Burnette is a member of the American College of Radiology, Radiological Society of North America, California Radiological Society, American Society of Neuroradiology, and Western Neuroradiological Society.
Dr. Corbett received his B.A degree in Psychology / Premed. from the University of Texas / Austin and his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston. He completed his internship in Internal Medicine at Long Beach Veterans Administration Hospital and his residency at the UC Irvine Medical Center. Dr. Corbett completed a fellowship in Interventional Radiology at the Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, prior to joining RASLO in 1990. He is a member of the American College of Radiology, Radiological Society of North America, and California Radiological Society.
Dr. Duberg received his B.S. degree in Biology from UCLA and his Doctor of Medicine degree from Yale University Medical School. He completed his internship at Mercy Hospital Medical Center, San Diego, and his residency at Yale New Haven Hospital. He completed a fellowship in Neuroradiology at UC San Diego prior to joining RASLO in 1990. Dr. Duberg has earned a Certificate of Added Qualifications in Neuroradiology. He is a member of the Radiological Society of North America and American Society of Neuroradiology.
Dr. Holtzman received his B.A. in Psychobiology from Occidental College, Los Angeles, and his Doctor of Medicine degree from Dartmouth Medical School in New Hampshire. His postgraduate education was at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. Dr. Holtzman joined RASLO in 2002 and became the CEO in 2010. He holds an M.S. degree from Dartmouth in Evaluative Clinical Sciences. He served on the American Board of Radiology’s Expert Panel in Cardiovascular Imaging. Dr. Holtzman is a member of the American College of Radiology, Radiological Society of North America, California Radiological Society, American Medical Association, Society of Interventional Radiology.
Dr. Kinder completed a Fellowship in Abdominal Imaging at the University of California, San Francisco. He has areas of professional interest in PET-CT, MRI cancer staging, prostate MRI (including active surveillance), characterization of hepatic lesions, and hepatocellular cancer screening. In addition, Dr. Kinder has excellent general radiology training, including emergency radiology and trauma imaging. He completed his Radiology Residency at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital. Dr. Kinder holds a medical degree from Oregon Health & Science University. He graduated from the University of Oregon, magna cum laude, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry with honors.
Dr. Miller received his B.S. degree in Biophysics and his Doctor of Medicine degree from Loma Linda University. He completed his internship, residency and subsequent fellowship training at the University of Rochester. He also completed fellowship training in Angiography in Buffalo, New York and at Santa Barbara, California. Dr. Miller also holds a Master’s degree in Healthcare Administration from the University of Colorado.
Dr. Olson received his B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from Stanford University and his Doctor of Medicine degree from Harvard Medical School. He also completed the combined graduate program at Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology. He completed his residency and a fellowship in MRI at the UC San Diego School of Medicine. Dr. Olson was also a Clinical Professor of Radiology at the UCSD School of Medicine. He is a member of the American College of Radiology, Radiological Society of North America, American Roentgen Ray Society, California Radiological Society, and Santa Barbara County Medical Society, California Medical Association.
Dr. Patil completed a Fellowship in Musculoskeletal (MSK) Radiology at the University of California, San Diego. His Fellowship included intensive experience in MSK MRI and MSK ultrasound, with an emphasis on imaging-guided MSK procedures. Prior to his MSK Fellowship, Dr. Patil completed an Abdominal Imaging Fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, with an emphasis on PET-CT and imaging oncology. Dr. Patil is a graduate of Pravara Medical College. Before moving to the United States, he completed a Diagnostic Radiology Residency at Jaslok Hospital and Research Center in Mumbai, India. He also completed a Diagnostic Radiology Residency at Bryn Mawr Hospital, a Thomas Jefferson University affiliate, where he was Chief Resident. Dr. Patil has also completed Mini-Fellowships in Nuclear Medicine, with an emphasis on PET-CT, and in Breast Imaging, with an emphasis on Digital Breast Tomosynthesis. He has research interests and has published extensively in pulmonary CT angiography, imaging in pancreatitis, and imaging evaluation of portal hypertension.
Dr. Russell received his B.S. degree in Zoology from Duke University and his Doctor of Medicine degree from New York Medical College. He completed an internship in Internal Medicine at Wadsworth V.A. Hospital in Los Angeles, Radiology residency at UCLA, and fellowship training in Interventional Radiology and Body Imaging at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Long Beach. Dr. Russell practiced at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Burbank prior to joining RASLO. He served as the Managing Partner/CEO of RASLO between the years 1998-2010. He is a member of the American College of Radiology and California Radiological Society.
Dr. Laura Traube graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Purdue University. She earned her Doctor of Medicine degree from New York University School of Medicine. While at NYU, she also completed a master’s program in Global Public Health, earning an MPH with a focus on health policy and management. She completed Internal Medicine internship at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City and Diagnostic Radiology residency at UCLA in Los Angeles. Dr. Traube holds double sub-specialty fellowship certificates, having completed a Vascular and Interventional Radiology fellowship at UCLA followed by a Breast Imaging fellowship at USC. Dr. Traube is active in the Society of Interventional Radiology, for which she has been appointed as the society’s young physician delegate to the AMA. Dr. Traube is also active in the American College of Radiology and the Society of Breast Imaging.
Dr. Tuttle completed his fellowship training in 2012 at the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology at Washington University in St. Louis in Musculoskeletal Radiology and Spine Intervention. Mallinckrodt is considered one of the top programs in the country for radiology, and their musculoskeletal program is highly regarded. During his residency years, Dr. Tuttle was selected to be Chief Resident in Radiology for the 2009-2011 academic years. He also served on the Resident and Fellow Board of the New York State Radiological Society. Dr. Tuttle was elected Secretary/Treasurer from 2008-2009 and also President from 2009-2010. He is a member of the American College of Radiology.
Dr. Winingham received a B.A. in Chemistry from Baylor University and her Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Texas SW Medical School. Her postgraduate training was obtained at the Naval Hospital in San Diego in conjunction with UCSD and VA Hospital, San Diego. Dr. Winingham was an Associate Professor of Radiology at UC Irvine, specializing in Mammography and Ultrasound, and has taught Nuclear Medicine. She is a retired Medical Officer of the USNR.
Dr. Mulder received her B.S. degree in Biochemistry from Pacific Union College in Angwin, California and her Doctor of Medicine degree from Loma Linda University School of Medicine in Loma Linda, California. Her post graduate training included Internal Medicine internship and Radiology residency at Loma Linda University Medical Center. She was selected to be Chief Resident during her senior year of residency training. She completed a fellowship in Magnetic Resonance Imaging at Loma Linda University Medical Center. Dr. Mulder was an Assistant Professor of Radiology at LLUMC. She is a member of the American College of Radiology, Radiologic Society of North America and California Radiologic Society.