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Department of Radiology

Department of Radiology

Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellowship Program

Program Director: Cyrus Bateni, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Number of fellowship positions: 2 per year
Duration of fellowship: 1 Year
20 vacation days per year
4 educational days per year (elective with Director's approval)
12 sick days per year
Competitive salary and benefits

Teaching Faculty

Total musculoskeletal radiology faculty: 5
Society of Skeletal Radiology members: 2

Clinical Training Offered

Computed tomography
Magnetic resonance
Imaging-guided interventional procedures

Additional Information

Outstanding orthopedic faculty with strong ties to radiology
Good mix of sports medicine, spine and tumor MR cases
Exceptional orthopedic trauma experience at UC Davis Medical Center
Available electives
Weekly academic time
Developing MSK ultrasound service


  1. Completion of four-year residency in the United States or Canada.

  2. California Medical License before starting fellowship. Please visit the California Medical Board Web site or contact them directly for more information: or (916) 263-2344.

  3. Requirement for Acceptance of International Medical Graduates at UC Davis for Postgraduate Training.

How to apply

To apply, please submitt the following materials to the fellowship coordinator at the address below.

  1. Current CV.
  2. A letter of recommendation from the director of your radiology residency program mailed from the Dean's office directly to our program.
  3. Two additional letters of recommendation from physicians of your choice addressed to the fellowship director.
  4. A letter from the dean of your medical school addressed to the fellowship director.
  5. Medical school transcripts and USMLE scores.
  6. Personal statement.
  7. Current photo (to ensure we have the correct applicant with the correct file during rank period).

Contact information

If you have questions or would like to submit your application materials, please contact:

Seema Prasad

Phone: (916) 703-2273
Fax: (916) 703-2274

UC Davis Health System
Department of Radiology
4860 Y Street Suite 3100
Sacramento, CA 95817