Dr. Stephen Saponaro

Radiology
Palm Springs, CA
male

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Palm Springs, CA

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Palm Springs, CA
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Radisphere Medical Director of Radiology at Hi-Desert Medical Center

Joshua Tree, CA

About

Bio

I am a board certified general radiologist with specialty training in body imaging and breast imaging.

Specialties
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Radiology

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271 Answers
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Saponaro
Specializes in Radiology
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Saponaro
Specializes in Radiology
Yes: Screening mammography works best when you get the test once per year. Unfortunately none of the other tests you've had are a suitable substitute. Th ... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Saponaro
Specializes in Radiology
Without: Well I am going to confuse you even more. To simply diagnose fatty liver, contrast is not necessary. However, if you get an MRI of the liver, contra ... Read More
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Apr 9, 2013
I suffered a fall. The Radiologists here said that my films were normal yet I was in severe pain. I sent my films to Dr. Saponaro who found several fractures that they missed! I was able to get prope...Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Saponaro is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Saponaro is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks, this checklist made me feel good I had my CT done last night in the ER. Came out clear, closer to diag.
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, PA
MD

Residency

PENNSYLVANIA HOSP OF THE UNIV OF PA HEALTH SYS

Affiliations

Aurora Breast MRI Society
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