Dr. David Lerner is an experienced radiologist specializing in diagnostic radiology and abdominal imaging. For the last five years, he served first as a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine in Kansas City, MO, and more recently, as Assistant Professor at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, WA.
In 2018 Dr. Lerner received the Teacher of the Year award from the University of Missouri Kansas City Radiology Residency Program and in 2019 Associate Fellow honors from the Aerospace Medical Association.
Dr. Lerner earned his medical degree at the University of Kansas School of Medicine, followed by his residency in diagnostic radiology at the University of Missouri Kansas City. He completed his fellowship in abdominal imaging at Mallinckrodt Institute of
Radiology, Washington University in St. Louis.
While Dr. Lerner enjoys all aspects of radiology, his main professional interests are in CT, MRI, and Ultrasound imaging. He tells us, “The ability to use imaging to help diagnose patients’ presenting symptoms and allow them to be treated and taken care of” is what he loves most about being a radiologist.
When not at work, you will find Dr. Lerner enjoying the outdoors, cooking, hiking, or hanging out with friends and family.
To do the best job I can as a radiologist to help the patient, diagnose the problem, and help the referring clinician achieve the best outcome.