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Robert A. Halvorsen Jr., M.D.

Robert A. Halvorsen Jr.

Professor, Radiology
Director, Quality Assurance
Main Hospital, Room 3-442
Phone: (804) 828-3246
Fax: (804) 628-1132
E-mail: rahalvorsen@vcu.edu
Specialties: Abdominal CT, Trauma CT, Virtual Colonography, Oncologic Imaging and Chest Radiology

Areas of Interest

  • Abdominal imaging.
  • CT.
  • MRI.
  • Chest radiology.

Research Projects/Grants

  • Trauma.
  • Contrast-induced nephropathy.
  • Esophageal cancer.
  • Staging lung cancer, ACRIN grant.
  • Virtual colonoscopy.


  • M.D. – University of Miami, Miami, FL
  • Residency – University of Texas, San Antonio, TX
  • Fellowship, Abdominal Imaging – Duke University, Durham, NC

Board Certification

  • American Board of Radiology – 1980.
VCU Department of Radiology Virginia Commonwealth University VCU Medical Center