- Medical School - Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at Lubbock (1995-1999)
- Internship - Texas Tech Health Science Center (1999-2000), Rotating
- Residency - Lenox Hill Hospital (2000-2004), Diagnostic Radiology
- Fellowship - Hospital for Special Surgery (2004-2005), Musculoskeletal Radiology
- Fellowship - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Institute (2005-2006), Body Imaging
Richard Batz, M.D.
Interim Chief, Community Radiology
- Radiology - General
Richard Batz, M.D., is an Assistant Professor of Radiology at UT Southwestern Medical Center and a member of its Community Radiology Division. He provides clinical imaging services at William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital and specializes in body imaging.
Dr. Batz holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin and earned his medical degree at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in El Paso. He completed his residency in diagnostic radiology at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, and received advanced training in musculoskeletal radiology and body imaging through fellowship programs at the Hospital for Special Surgery and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, respectively.
Dr. Batz serves on several committees at UT Southwestern, including the Performance Improvement Committee and the Medical School Advisory Interview Committee. His commitment to patient safety is demonstrated by his active involvement in the Computed Tomography (CT) Dose Reduction Committee and service on the Board of Directors for the Louise H. Batz Patient Safety Foundation.
He is also a member of national and international
professional organizations including the Radiological Society of North America,
the American Roentgen Ray Society, the American College of Radiology, and the
Texas Medical Association.
- American College of Radiology
- New York Roentgen Ray Society
- Texas Medical Association
- Radiological Society of North America
- American Roentgen Ray Society
- Best Fellow Presentation 2006, 2005-2006 for "Ewing’s Sarcoma"
- Certificate of Merit 2016, Awarded from Radiological Society of North America
Multiecho 2-Point Dixon (mDixon) Imaging as an Alternative to Separate 2D Chemical Shift Imaging and 3D Fat-Suppressed T1-weighted Sequences for Abdominal MR Imaging at 3T
Sims, RD, Yuan C, Khatri G, Weatherall PT, Batz R, Zhang S, Pedrosa I, Rofksy, NM 2018
Esophagectomy and Gastric Pull-through Procedures: Surgical Techniques, Imaging Features, and Potential Complications.
Flanagan JC, Batz R, Saboo SS, Nordeck SM, Abbara S, Kernstine K, Vasan V Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc 2016 Jan-Feb 36 1 107-21
Acquired lymphedema of the hand due to herpes simplex virus type 2.
Butler DF, Malouf PJ, Batz RC, Stetson CL Archives of dermatology 1999 Sep 135 9 1125-6
Radiological Case of the Month: Intracranial Plasmocytoma
Waite S., Batz R., Jahre C. Applied Radiology 2002 31 9 35-37
Dermatomyositis and calcific myonecrosis in the leg: ultrasound as an aid in management.
Batz R, Sofka CM, Adler RS, Mintz DN, Dicarlo E Skeletal radiology 2006 Feb 35 2 113-6
Sonographic evaluation and diagnosis of postoperative pseudotumor of the back with histologic correlation.
Batz R, Sofka CM, Adler RS, DiCarlo E, Lane J Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine 2005 Jul 24 7 1017-9
- Multiecho 2-Point Dixon (mDixon) Imaging as an Alternative to Separate 2D Chemical Shift Imaging and 3D Fat-Suppressed T1-weighted Sequences for Abdominal MR Imaging at 3T