Dr. Tam Vu joins CRL’s emergency and teleradiology section. Dr. Vu earned a bachelor of Science in Biology from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University before attending Georgetown University in Washington DC for a Master of Science degree in Physiology and Biophysics. He then earned his osteopathic medicine degree at the Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Dr. Vu completed a preliminary medicine internship at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, St. Luke’s, and Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York, NY. Dr. Vu remained at Mount Sinai for his diagnostic radiology residency. After finishing residency, Dr. Vu moved to Los Angeles, California, where he completed neuroradiology fellowship training at the University of California Los Angeles.
When asked what he enjoys most about his job, he replied, “I enjoy the consultant role as a subject matter expert for all the other medical specialties to help aid in their medical decision-making process.
Dr. Vu is an active-duty veteran and served as the embedded flight surgeon with the 56th and 57th Rescue Squadrons to support the Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) mission in the Horn of Africa.
Outside of healthcare, he enjoys golf, fantasy football, traveling, cooking, and working out.