This month, Mednax added Associates in Diagnostic Radiology, P.C in Chattanooga, Tennessee to its growing roster of acquired imaging practices. It was a cash transaction and no other details about the deal were disclosed.
Associates in Diagnostic Radiology is an expansive and versatile practice that was founded in 1974 and specializes in diagnostic imaging, interventional radiology, neurology, pediatric radiology, neurology-interventional radiology, body imaging, musculoskeletal imaging, and nuclear medicine. They have a number of locations in the Chattanooga area, including facilities in Rast, Hixson, and Ooltewah. They collaborate with various local healthcare facilities such as Parkridge East Hospital, Parkridge West Hospital, Parkridge Medical Center, and Parkridge Medical Group – Diagnostic Center.
This is Mednax’s eighth radiology practice acquisition. The addition is expected to extend the number of imaging studies read by Mednax radiologists to 11.7 million a year.
“Our strategic partnership with MEDNAX will greatly enhance the delivery of our services and offer continued, long-term growth,” Martin Simms, M.D., President of Associates in Diagnostic Radiology said in a press release. “We look forward to the many benefits of joining a top national practice and collaborating with our colleagues across the country to provide cutting-edge, high-quality care.”