Boston Medical Center Appoints New Radiologist
(Boston) – Ashland resident Gustavo Mercier, MD, has been appointed to the positions of section head in the division of nuclear medicine in the Department of Radiology at Boston Medical Center (BMC) and assistant professor of radiology at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM).
Mercier received his medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, New York and completed his diagnostic radiology residency at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell Medical Center in New York, New York.
Dr. Mercier’s clinical interest is molecular imaging in oncology with special interest in the application of PET/CT to the diagnosis, staging, and monitoring of therapy in cancer patients. His clinical research includes collaborations with multiple clinicians at Boston University Medical Center who apply PET/CT to diagnose and characterize diseases where inflammation and oncogenesis are primary factors. His basic science research aims at developing new molecular imaging agents.
Prior to his appointments, Mercier served as a nuclear medicine physician and radiologist at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas.
Mercier has been a contributor to several book chapters and an invited lecturer at numerous medical conferences and grand rounds. He is a member of the American Roentgen Ray Society, the Radiological Society of North America and the Society of Nuclear Medicine.
To make an appointment with Mercier, please call 617-638-6610.