Richard Robertson, MD

Richard L. Robertson, MD

Chair, Department of Radiology; Radiologist-in-Chief; Staff Neuroradiologist

Associate Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School

Medical Services


  • Neuroradiology
  • Neurovascular Imaging
  • Neonatal and Fetal Imaging


  • Radiology


  • English


  • Neuroradiology
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Computed Tomography (CT)
  • Brain Tumor Center
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-6286

Experience and Education



University of Virginia, 1983

Charlottesville, VA

Medical School

University of Virginia School of Medicine, 1987

Charlottesville, VA


Roanoke Memorial Hospital, 1987-1988

Roanoke, VA


Massachusetts General Hospital, 1988-1992

Boston, MA

Fellowship, Neuroradiology

Massachusetts General Hospital, 1991-1993

Boston, MA

Fellowship, Pediatric Interventional Radiology

Boston Children's Hospital, 1995-1996

Boston, MA


  • Radiology, Neuroradiology

Professional History

Dr. Robertson received his B.A. from the University of Virginia and his M.D. from the University of Virginia School of Medicine. He trained in diagnostic radiology and completed a fellowship in neuroradiology at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston and an interventional radiology fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital. He has been a member of the faculty of the Department of Radiology in the Division of Neuroradiology at BCH since 1994 and is currently the Radiologist-in-Chief of the department. Dr. Robertson’s clinical and academic focus is in cerebrovascular diseases in children.

To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-6286


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