Dr. Joseph Accurso

Radiology
Jacksonville , FL
28 years experience male

Locations

Mayo Clinic Florida

Jacksonville , FL

Address

4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville , FL
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida

About

Bio

I am a che mistry bachelor of science undergraduate and completed medical school at the state university of New York at Buffalo. I was an US Navy Medical Officer for 3 years including a tour as the "Winter Over Medical Officer" for Operation Deep Freeze, on the Antarctic continent. I am board certified in Radiology with a Nuclear Medicine fellowship, also from SUNYAB, now working at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville Florida following 12 fantastic years at Mayo Clinic Health System in Austin, MN. I love to read, tinker with computers and am learning to fly remote controlled aircraft. I am blessed with a wonderful wife, Renée, and 3 great kids.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Radiology, Board Certified

Nuclear Medicine

Doctor Q&A

1.0K Answers
758 Agrees
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Accurso
28 years experience Radiology
Need more info: Need more details about any symptoms or abnormal blood tests. Given what you have shared, a biopsy (sample of tissue) of one of the areas of increase ... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Accurso
28 years experience Radiology
Several Options: Several tests can help stage lung cancer. A contrast enhanced (injected into a vein) CT is the usual first test. The advantage of a PET/CT (not just ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Accurso
28 years experience Radiology
No : A diagnostic ct (or several) would not have an effect on healing or remodeling bone.
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Aug 31, 2013
Dr. Accurso provides a wonderful resource to patients & other doctors with his informational & caring accurate answers and personal style. I trust him.
Dec 25, 2014
Dr. Accurso is doing a fabulous job help not only the patients but fellow doctors! I am so grateful for you!
Jul 28, 2013
As a fellow radiologist I appreciate (and learn from) the excellent posts by Dr. Accurso.
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Thank you again! I am hopefully going to be given the reports and xrays tomorrow, and then will be seeing a pulm. in a few weeks. I have quit smoking (again) it's been 5 days, and I think the scare wi...Read More
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Thank you! I am day 4 of no smoking, not even the e-cigs I was using to wean off of regular cigs... Just hope it's not too late, I am taking some solace in your response, thank you so much :)
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I have an appt w a urologist on Mon. Been trying to deal w dr for a month now. Not in a lot of pain, went to dr for blood in urine.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University at Buffalo, The State University of New York School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, NY
Graduated 1992MD

Residency

SUNY at Buffalo

Awards

Mayo Clinic MacMillan Scholarship

Affiliations

DABR
RSNA
ARRS
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