Carl R. Christensen, MD


  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Radiology and Imaging Sciences - Associate Professor (Clinical)
  • Divisions: Clinical Radiology

Board Certification

  • American Board of Radiology (Radiology)

Academic Office Information

  • 801-581-7553
  • School of Medicine
    30 N 1900 E, Room: 1A71
    Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Carl Christensen, M.D., is an associate professor in the Department of Radiology at the University of Utah, Huntsman Cancer Hospital, and George E. Wahlen Veterans Administration Medical Center serving in chest, body, ultrasound and musculoskeletal imaging while specializing in Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging. His interests include biliary imaging, radioactive thyroid ablation, single photon emission computed tomography and positron emission tomography. Dr. Christensen received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and his Doctorate of Medicine degree from the University of Utah. He completed his internship at Legacy Emmanuel Hospitals in Portland, Oregon before completing a residency in Diagnostic Imaging at Oregon Health Sciences University in 1999. He is board certified by the American Board of Radiology.

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship Wake Forest Medical Center
PET Imaging
Residency Oregon Health Sciences University
Internship Legacy Emanuel Hospital
Professional Medical University of Utah Hospital School of Medicine
Undergraduate University of Utah