Tyson Steven Chadaz, MD

Assistant Professor, Medical Imaging
Associate Program Director, Diagnostic Residency

Tyson Chadaz, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Medical Imaging at the University of Arizona.  He completed Fellowship training in Musculoskeletal Imaging at the University of Arizona and after completing his Diagnostic Radiology Residency at the University of Rochester. Dr. Chadaz is board certified by the American Board of Radiology in Diagnostic Radiology. His research interests include musculoskeletal infection, traumatic and sports related musculoskeletal injuries, and physician/resident well-being.

Dr. Chadaz currently serves as the Associate Director of the Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program and he recently founded the Department of Medical Imaging Wellness Committee.

Research Interests: 
  • Musculoskeletal infection
  • Traumatic and sports related musculoskeletal injuries
  • Physician/resident well-being
  • MD: George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, 2010
  • Lehigh Valley Health Network, Transitional Year, 2010-2011
  • Diagnostic Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 2011-2015
  • Musculoskeletal Imaging, University of Arizona College of Medicine-Tucson, 2015-2016
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology

Select Publications


Kim, W., J. A. Porrino, K. A. Hood, T. S. Chadaz, A. S. Klauser, and M. S. Taljanovic, "Clinical Evaluation, Imaging, and Management of Adolescent Idiopathic and Adult Degenerative Scoliosis.", Curr Probl Diagn Radiol, vol. 48, issue 4, pp. 402-414, 2019 Jul - Aug.
Gimber, L. Hirai, L. Garland, E. A. Krupinski, T. S. Chadaz, M. Schwenk, B. Najafi, and M. S. Taljanovic, "Diffusion Tensor Imaging of the Ankle as a Possible Predictor of Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy: Pilot Study.", Curr Probl Diagn Radiol, vol. 48, issue 2, pp. 121-126, 2019 Mar - Apr.


Gimber, L. Hirai, M. S. Taljanovic, Z. A. Rockov, E. A. Krupinski, T. S. Chadaz, and L. F. Rogers, "The Veil of Obscuration: Additional Radiographic Sign of Posterior Shoulder Dislocation.", Acta Med Acad, vol. 47, issue 2, pp. 165-175, 2018 Nov.
Taljanovic, M. S., L. H. Gimber, I. M. Omar, A. S. Klauser, M. D. Miller, J. R. Wild, and T. S. Chadaz, "Imaging of Postoperative Infection at the Knee Joint.", Semin Musculoskelet Radiol, vol. 22, issue 4, pp. 464-480, 2018 Sep.


Taljanovic, M. S., L. H. Gimber, A. S. Klauser, J. A. Porrino, T. S. Chadaz, and I. M. Omar, "Ultrasound in the Evaluation of Musculoskeletal Soft-Tissue Masses.", Semin Roentgenol, vol. 52, issue 4, pp. 241-254, 2017 Oct.


Chadaz, T., BS. Talbot, and J. Monu, "Imaging of Drug-Related Changes in Musculoskeletal System", Contemporary Diagnostic Radiology, vol. 38, issue 23, 11/2015.


Chadaz, T., S. K. Hobbs, and H. Son, "Chest wall sarcoma: 18F-FDG PET/CT in a patient with Li-Fraumeni syndrome.", Clin Nucl Med, vol. 38, issue 10, pp. 818-20, 2013 Oct.