MINNEAPOLIS, June 22, 2017 — Dr. Stephen Pearson joins CRL as a Diagnostic Radiologist. He attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison, receiving a Bachelor’s degree in May of 1999.
Upon starting medical school, Dr. Pearson was commissioned by the United States Navy and enrolled into the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD, completing his medical degree in May of 2005.
He then went on to complete an internship in general surgery at the Naval Medical Center San Diego. Following his internship, he received training as a Naval Flight Surgeon. He was assigned to a squadron of U.S. Marine AV-8B Harriers, and deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom
After his tour, Dr. Pearson finished his residency in diagnostic radiology at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD.
Dr. Pearson is certified by the American Board of Radiology as a Diagnostic Radiologist. He also is a designated Naval Flight Surgeon as well as a certified FAA Aviation Medical Examiner.
When asked what he enjoys most about his job, he replied, “The thing I like most about my job is that I get to interact with almost every type of physician, from primary care to surgical subspecialist. The variation in patients and cases keeps things interesting.”
Outside of work, Dr. Pearson can be found spending quality time with his wife and son. He also enjoys golfing, traveling and watching his favorite Wisconsin sports teams.