Duke Nuclear Medicine and Radiotheranostics

Expert Care from Nuclear Medicine Specialists

The Division of Nuclear Medicine and Radiotheranostics provides the most advanced radiotracing techniques to offer better diagnoses for our patients. Our division is committed to improving the health of our patients by offering the most advanced radiopharmaceuticals combined with the most cutting edge technology to help diagnose medical issues at the earliest stages to aid in getting the best possible treatment outcomes.

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Convenient locations in Durham and Wake County




Internationally recognized experts working for you



12-month fellowships for competitive applicants



Research Studies

Duke Nuclear Medicine and Theranostics is leading national research data collections and involved in national multi-site trials focused in oncology.

Screening Services

Duke Nuclear Medicine and Theranostics offer specialty services that are unique partnerships with other departments at Duke to aid in early detection and treatment for our patients.


Duke Nuclear Cardiology Program

Collaborative program between nuclear medicine radiologists and cardiologists to perform unique cardiovascular stress testing and myocardial perfusion imaging


PET/CT Center

Advanced imaging for patients with known or suspected illnesses, such as malignancy, dementia and infection, or seizures


Neuroendocrine Tumors (NET) – Radiotheranostics

Specialized partnerships with oncology and endocrinology to aid in the complex treatment of those patients



Duke Nuclear Medicine offers state-of-the-art imaging and therapeutic options and our faculty are actively engaged in clinical work, research and teaching. Our faculty offer expertise in cardiology, oncology, abdominal imaging and interventional radiology. It is our commitment to serve our patients, their families, and referring physicians with excellence and integrity.

Salvador Borges-Neto

Salvador Borges-Neto, M.D.

Professor of Radiology

Brandon Augustus Howard

Brandon A. Howard, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Radiology

Olga G. James, M.D.

Program Director, Nuclear Medicine and Nuclear Radiology Residency Training Programs

Assistant Professor of Radiology

Program Director, Nuclear Medicine and Nuclear Radiology Residency Training Programs

Colm Kelleher, M.D.

Medical Instructor

Terence Z. Wong

Terence Z. Wong, M.D., Ph.D., FACR

Professor of Radiology

Division Chief, Nuclear Medicine and Radiotheranostics

Professor of Radiology

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