Dr. Philip O Alderson MD Radiologist

Dr. Philip Alderson is a radiologist in Saint Louis, Missouri and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including SSM Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center and Saint Louis University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and has been in practice for 44 years. Dr. Alderson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 18 doctors at SSM Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center and one of 21 at Saint Louis University Hospital who specialize in Radiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Radiologist: Nuclear Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1970–1971

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, Radiology, 1971–1974

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Nuclear Medicine
Certified 40 years in Nuclear Medicine

American Board of Radiology
Certified 38 years in Diagnostic Radiology

American Board of Radiology
Certified 33 years in Nuclear Radiology

MO State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Whos Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Marquis Whos Who

Publications & Presentations

Evolving to meet the medical challenges of tomorrow at Saint Louis University.
Alderson, P.O.

The new requirements and testing for American Board of Radiology certification in diagnostic radiology.
Alderson, P.O., Becker, G.J.

Enhancing research in academic radiology departments: recommendations of the 2003 Consensus Conference.
Alderson, P.O., Bresolin, L.B., Becker, G.J., Thrall, J.H., Dunnick, N.R., Hillman, B.J., Lee, J.T., Nagy, E.C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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