Christopher Maroules, MD, FSCCT (@ChrisMaroules) currently serves as co-founder and Chief Operating Officer for Innovation Health Services, a collaborative radiology-cardiology practice providing remote cardiac CT and MRI services for hospitals throughout the country. He also serves as a cardiothoracic radiologist for Radiology Associates of South Florida and has helped develop advanced cardiac imaging programs at military hospitals throughout the United States. Dr. Maroules has co-authored numerous guidelines for coronary CT angiography. He also serves on the ACR Appropriateness Criteria Committee for Cardiac Imaging, and directs a successful Level II cardiac CT training course.
Dr. Maroules attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, graduating with honors and Distinction in Research. Following a medical tour with the United States Navy, he returned to Dallas to complete residency and a cardiothoracic imaging fellowship at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. While in training, Dr. Maroules became recognized for his contributions to the Dallas Heart Study, one of the largest population-based cardiac research studies. He received several awards from the ACR, ACC, and RSNA, including funding to develop new MRI sequences for evaluating blood flow in the lungs and heart. Dr. Maroules is Board Certified in Diagnostic Radiology and Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, and is Level III-trained in both cardiac CT and MRI.