Douglas Coldwell, M.D., Ph.D.


Department of Radiology

University of Louisville Hospital, 530 S. Jackson St. 502-852-5875


  • B.A., Rice University, Houston TX
  • M.D., University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston TX
  • Ph.D., Rice University, Houston TX

Postgraduate Training

  • University of Texas System Cancer Center, M.D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute, Houston, TX Interventional Radiology Fellowship, 1983-1984
  • Pennsylvania State University, Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA Diagnostic Radiology Residency 1980-1983

Certifications and Honors

  • 1986,  Diplomate, American Board of Radiology
  • 1995,  2005 Certificate of Added Qualifications in Angiography and Interventional Radiology
  • 1999,  2009 American College of Surgeons, Advanced Trauma Life Support Certification
  • Fellow, Society of Interventional Radiology
  • Fellow, American College of Radiology
  • Fellow, American Heart Association
  • 2003 - present US News “Top Docs,” “Leading Physicians of the World”
  • Editorial Board: RadioGraphics, Journal of Special Operations Medicine, PLOS One, Medscape
  • Member, Radiology Devices, Gastroenterology, General Surgery Panels at the Center for Devices and Radiologic Health, Food and Drug Administration
  • Author of over 100 peer-reviewed papers, numerous books

Specialty Interests:

Vascular / Interventional Radiology

Research Interests:

Treatment of inoperable tumors, arteriovenous malformations, spinal tumors, mathematical modeling of tumoral blood arteries and blood flow