Solis Mammography Welcomes Dr. Alex SardinaJuly 27, 2017< Back To News
National Medical Director Joins Nation’s Largest Independent Provider of Breast Screening Services
ADDISON, Texas (July 27, 2017) – Solis Mammography, the nation’s largest independent provider of breast screening services, announced today that Dr. Alexander Sardina has joined the team as vice president and national medical director. Dr. Sardina is a board-certified radiologist who specializes in diagnostic radiology.
As Solis Mammography’s National Medical Director, Dr. Sardina will serve as the liaison between clinical leaders, radiologists, technologists and business leaders of the company to ensure that patients are receiving an exceptional mammography experience with exceptionally accurate results. As a senior leader within Solis Mammography, Dr. Sardina will support company growth by articulating strategy, ensuring optimal tactical implementation and optimizing clinical excellence and financial performance. In addition, he will lead the charge to advance clinical and development strategies to keep pace with innovations within the industry.
“We’re excited to welcome Dr. Sardina to our team as our national medical director,” said James Polfreman, president and CEO of Solis Mammography. “Through his vast experience in healthcare, specifically in breast imaging, he brings a proven track record for delivering collaborative leadership, superb patient care and employee engagement. These elements will be key to our continued growth in new and existing markets across the U.S.”
Dr. Sardina joins Solis Mammography with more than 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry. He most recently served as chief executive officer and chief medical officer for Covia Health. Prior to that, he was the lead interpreting breast radiologist at Bay Area Regional Women’s Imaging Center. He holds a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Miami and an M.D. degree from Baylor College of Medicine. He completed an internship for internal medicine at the University of Miami, residency at University of Texas Health Science Center/M.D. Anderson Cancer Center for diagnostic radiology and a fellowship for body imaging and diagnostic radiology at Johns Hopkins University. Throughout his career, Dr. Sardina has held leadership positions with many medical boards and committees including service as president of the board of directors for Houston Radiology Society and as chief of radiology for Bay Area Medical Center.
About Solis Mammography
With more than 30 years in breast imaging, Solis Mammography is a specialized healthcare provider focused on delivering patients an exceptional experience and exceptionally accurate results in mammography and imaging services. Headquartered in Addison, Texas, Solis operates 38 centers across six major markets – North Texas; Houston, Texas; Phoenix, Arizona; Columbus, Ohio; Greensboro, North Carolina; and through its acquisition of Washington Radiology, the District of Columbia metropolitan area. The company operates both wholly-owned centers and multiple successful joint ventures with hospital partners. Serving more than 600,000 patients each year, both Solis Mammography and Washington Radiology offer dedicated experts in breast screening and diagnostic mammography (2-D and 3-D), breast ultrasound, stereotactic biopsy, and ultrasound-guided biopsy. In addition, Washington Radiology offers a full range of diagnostic imaging services including general ultrasound, general biopsy, x-ray, MRI and CT imaging. For more information, visit www.SolisMammo.com, like us on Facebook, follow us on Pinterest, and subscribe to our YouTube channel.
For more information, contact:
Jo Trizila, TrizCom PR, 972-247-1369, Jo@TrizCom.com
Katie Mudd, TrizCom PR, 972-247-1369, Katie@TrizCom.com