AboutDr. Javier Romero, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Boston, MA. He has 21 years of experience. His specialties include Neuroradiology and Radiology. Dr. Romero is affiliated with Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, Massachusetts General Hospital and Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Javier Romero has the following 2 specialties
Neuroradiologists focus specifically on diagnosing conditions related to the nervous system, spine, head and neck through radiology. They can identify abnormalities in these areas and help doctors properly diagnose the presence of tumors, aneurysms and even dementia.
It’s also common for them to consult with patients with persistent headaches or back pains, trauma to a certain area, or any issue that can affect brain function, such as a stroke. Like any radiologist, they are trained to perform x-rays, cat scans, ultrasounds and MRIs, but they work closely with neurologists and neurosurgeons.
A radiologist is a physician who specializes in the use of medical imaging to diagnose and treat illnesses or injuries in patients.
The different types of medical imaging are X-ray, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and nuclear medicine.
Radiologists are experts in these different types of tests and can advise a primary care doctor on which test is most appropriate in a specific case. These doctors also assist primary care doctors in analyzing the images produced by these tests in order to determine next steps necessary for treatment.
Dr. Romero is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
21 Years Experience
Universidad El Bosque
Graduated in 1992
Universidad El Booque
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