Medical School: Des Moines University, College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: David Grant USAF Medical Center, Travis Air Force Base, CA
An alumnus of University of Oregon, Dr. Anderson attended Des Moines University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, in Des Moines, Iowa. Upon graduation, he was selected by the faculty to receive the Irvin Merlin Award in recognition of character and academic achievement.
Dr. Anderson served 10 years in the USAF. After completing an internship at Malcolm Grow Medical Center in Washington, D.C., he attended the School of Aerospace Medicine to become a Flight Surgeon. Assigned to a fighter squadron in England, Dr. Anderson made frequent flights and deployment as a Weapon Systems Officer (navigator/backseat pilot) in the F-4 Phantom fighter. In addition to clinic duties, he performed regular rotations as an emergency room physician. He completed his residency at David Grant USAF Medical Center, Travis AFB before returning to civilian hospital practice in 1981 in Portland, Oregon. He served for many years as Chief of Diagnostic Imaging.
In 2003, Dr. Anderson joined Radlinx and later, NightHawk Radiology Services, performing emergency teleradiology for over 7 years before joining Direct Radiology. He practices in Coeur d’Alene, ID and pursues his 30 year avocation of whitewater rafting. He holds American Board of Radiology Certification.