New faculty spotlight: George Chesteen, M.D.

September 11, 2019

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George Chesteen, M.D.

George Chesteen, M.D., is a new faculty member at UNMC.

  • Name: George Chesteen, M.D.
  • Hometown: Phoenix, Ariz.
  • Title and department at UNMC: Assistant professor, UNMC Department of Radiology

Research/professional interests:

  • Neuroradiology
  • Medical education

How I fell in love with radiology: I enjoy consulting with other physicians and providing a diagnosis. Dealing with a wide variety of disease ensures I am always learning and never bored.

Education:

  • M.D., Creighton University Medical Center
  • Internal medicine preliminary year, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix
  • Residency, diagnostic radiology, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix
  • Fellowship, neuroradiology, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix

Memberships:

  • American College of Radiology
  • Radiological Society of North America

Three things people may not know about me:

  • I am a huge fan of science fiction, specifically the Dune series.
  • I am a watch enthusiast.
  • My hobbies include snowboarding, boxing and fishing.

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Kaleb Michaud
September 11, 2019 at 8:35 AM

2020 will be a great year for us Dune fans. :-) Welcome to the UNMC team, Dr. Chesteen!