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V Tartar, MD

  • Diagnostic Radiology
V Tartar, MD
age-group-adults-color Treats adults

Contact

Scripps Clinic Medical Group
10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Phone Number
858-554-2626
Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center

Expertise

  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Nuclear Medicine

Languages

  • Spanish
  • French
  • English

Biography

Started Practice: 1991


Joined Scripps Clinic Medical Group: 1994


Scripps Clinic/Scripps Green Hospital Leadership Roles:


  • Scripps Clinic Delegate, Scripps Physician Leadership Academy, 2005
  • Head, Body Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), 2004-2006
  • Director, Advanced Breast Imaging, 2004-present


Teaching Roles:


  • Invited speaker-“CTA vs. MRA: New horizons in vascular imaging,” Scripps Green Hospital Vascular Surgery Grand Rounds, September 20, 2004
  • Invited speaker-“The POWER of PET,” Scripps Green Hospital Grand Rounds; La Jolla, CA; January 12, 2005
  • Invited speaker-“New Horizons in Vascular Imaging: CTA vs. MRA,” Scripps Green Hospital Grand Rounds; La Jolla, CA; April 6, 2005
  • Invited speaker-“New Horizons in Vascular Imaging: CTA vs. MRA,” Scripps Green Hospital Neurology Conference; La Jolla, CA; June 13, 2005
  • Invited speaker-“Breast Imaging Update 2005,” Scripps Green Hospital Grand Rounds; La Jolla, CA; September 7, 2005
  • Invited speaker-“Diagnostic Imaging and Oncology,” Scripps Cancer Center Oncology Nursing Advanced Practice meeting; Coronado, CA; April 1, 2006
  • Invited speaker-“ Diagnostic Imaging and Oncology: Update 2006,” Scripps Green Hospital Grand Rounds; La Jolla, CA; September 20, 2006


Professional Societies:


  • San Diego Radiologic Society, 1997-2001


Honors & Awards:


  • Physician Winner, William H. and Ruth Black Employee Achievement Award, 2005


Clinical Interests Within Specialty:


  • Oncologic breast and cardiac imaging
  • Cross-sectional and metabolic imaging


Clinical Interests Outside Specialty:


  • Breast cancer

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology, 1990

Medical Education

  • University of Arizona College of Medicine, MD, 1986

Residencies

  • Barnes Jewish Hospital, Residency, Diagnostic Radiology, 1990

Fellowships

  • University of California, San Diego, Fellowship, Diagnostic Radiology, 1991
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