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Alice S. Rim, MD, is Vice Chairman of the Imaging Institute and Section Head of Breast Imaging in the Department of Diagnostic Radiology at Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Rim joined Cleveland Clinic in 1999 after serving as staff radiologist and breast/body imager at the Watson Clinic, Lakeland, Fla., and previously as staff radiologist at McCullough/Hyde Hospital in Oxford, Ohio. She is board-certified in diagnostic radiology by the American Board of Radiology and holds licenses from the states of Ohio, Florida, Tennessee, New York, Illinois and Michigan. Her specialty interests include interventional breast imaging, breast MRI and high-risk screening.
Dr. Rim received her bachelor’s of science degree from Northwestern University and her medical degree from the Medical College of Ohio at Toledo. Her postgraduate training includes an internal medicine internship at the University of Pittsburgh and a radiology residency and breast/body imaging fellowship at the University of Cincinnati.
A frequent presenter and lecturer at medical conferences across the country, Dr. Rim also has co-authored numerous articles on diagnostic imaging and related topics that have appeared in publications such as the American Journal of Surgery and The Breast Journal. Current works in progress include MRI vs. Mammography for Screening Pre-menopausal Women At High-Risk for Breast Cancer: A Prospective Randomized Trial and Computed Tomography Laser Mammography (CTLM) Breast-Imaging Device Model 1020.
Dr. Rim is a member of the American College of Radiology, the American Roentgen Ray Society, the Radiological Society of North America and the Society of Breast Imaging.
breast MRI, high risk screening, interventional breast imaging
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