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Dana Smetherman, MD, MPH, FACR

Dana Smetherman, MD, MPH, FACR

Representing the American College of Radiology Commission on Breast Imaging

Dr. Dana Smetherman joined the staff of the Ochsner Medical Institutions in 1996 and currently serves as the vice chair for clinical affairs for the Ochsner Main Campus department of radiology and vice chair for quality and operations for the Ochsner Health System Radiology Service Line. Since 2001, Dr. Smetherman has been the section head for breast imaging at Ochsner.

Dr. Smetherman is a fellow of the American College of Radiology (ACR). She has given numerous presentations and has multiple publications in the areas of breast imaging and ultrasound. She has served as president of the Radiological Society of Louisiana, councilor from Louisiana for the ACR, oral board examiner in breast imaging for the American Board of Radiology, chair of the Technical Exhibits Committee of the Radiological Society of North America, alternate advisor to the CPT Editorial Panel for the American Roentgen Ray Society, and co-chair of the Breast Economics Committee of the ACR. Dr. Smetherman is also currently a physician director on the Ochsner Board of Directors and a member of the Joint Operating Board of Ochsner Health System and St. Tammany Parish Hospital.