Radiology Personnel

Claire Sandstrom, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Emergency Radiology

Biography

Claire Sandstrom is an emergency and trauma radiologist, a physician who specializes in performance and interpretation of imaging of the acutely ill patient in the emergency department, whether the patient is there for chest pain or because of a car accident. She has been a UW assistant professor since 2012, after completing four years of radiology training and a one-year emergency radiology fellowship, all at the University of Washington. She is dedicated to providing compassionate, efficient, and appropriate care to all of our acutely ill and underserved patients.

Dr. Sandstrom is a member of the Radiological Society of North America, the American Society of Emergency Radiology, the Association of University Radiologists, and the American Roentgen Ray Society.

Education

Duke Univ. School of Medicine Medical education 2006
Scripps Mercy Hospital Program Internship  
UW – Dept. of Radiology Fellowship  
UW – Dept. of Radiology Residency Residency

Recent Publications

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Scary gas: intravascular, intracranial, and intraspinal ectopic gas (part III)
Sandstrom C., Osman S., Linnau K.
Emergency Radiology. 2017 Aug:411-416

Scary gas: a spectrum of soft tissue gas encountered in the axial body (part II)
Sandstrom C., Osman S., Linnau K.
Emergency Radiology. 2017 Aug:401-409

Core curriculum case illustration: olecranon fracture
Fadl S., Ramzan M., Sandstrom C.
Emergency Radiology. 2017 Apr:1-3

Core curriculum illustration: anterior process fracture of the calcaneus
Fadl S., Ramzan M., Sandstrom C.
Emergency Radiology. 2017 Apr:1-3

Core curriculum case illustration: medial peritalar dislocation
Ramzan M., Fadl S., Sandstrom C.
Emergency Radiology. 2017 Apr:1-2

Scary gas: pathways in the axial body for soft tissue gas dissection (part I)
Sandstrom C., Osman S., Linnau K.
Emergency Radiology. 2017 Mar:1-8

Core curriculum illustration: acute pyelonephritis
Ramzan M., Sandstrom C.
Emergency Radiology. 2016 Dec:1-3

Imaging of Blunt Abdominal Solid Organ Trauma
Robinson J., Sandstrom C., Lehnert B., Gross J.
Seminars in Roentgenology. 2016 Jul:215-229