Radiology Personnel

Joseph Rajendran, M.D.

Vice Chair
Director, VA Radiology
Nuclear Medicine, VA Health Services of Puget Sound


Dr. Rajendran is a nuclear medicine physician and a professor of radiology. He specializes in various therapies using radiopharmaceuticals including radioimmunotherapy and radiation treatment planning using molecular imaging.

He completed his medical degree at Madurai Medical College and his residency at UW. He is board certified in nuclear medicine and nuclear cardiology.

He is a fellow of the American College of Nuclear Medicine and American Society of Nuclear Cardiology. He is an adjunct professor with the Department of Radiation Oncology. He is the director of diagnostic imaging and service line leader, and acting associate chief of staff for research and development at the VA Puget Sound Health Care System.