Charles Ariz, MD

Charles Ariz, MD

Radiology in Bellingham, WA


 (360) 733-0430

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Office Hours

Monday:
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday:
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday:
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday:
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday:
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed

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Additional Locations


4029 Northwest Ave,
Suite 202,
Bellingham, WA

4545 Cordata Pkwy,
Bellingham, WA

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About Dr. Ariz


Dr. Charles Ariz, MD is a board certified radiologist in Bellingham, Washington and is licensed to practice medicine in Washington and Alaska. He completed medical education and training in Washington, DC and Baltimore.

After completing residency, his fellowship training focused on novel cross sectional and 3D imaging techniques, body MRI and musculoskeletal MRI. He proudly served as an active duty radiologist in the US Air Force followed by private practice in Baltimore and subsequently in Bellingham, Washington.

Presently, he serves as Radiology Department Chair, St. Joseph Medical Center, and Director of MRI at Mt. Baker Imaging in Bellingham, Washington.

Areas of special interest include: multiparametric MRI of the prostate, MRI of the lower gastrointestinal tract, MRI of the liver for lesion characterization and fat/iron content, MR & CT contrast agents, and protocol optimization.

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Johns Hopkins Hosp
Fellowship, Cross Sectional and 3D Imaging, 2003 - 2004

University of Maryland
Residency, Radiology, 1996 - 2000

Inova Fairfax Hospital
Internship, Transitional, 1995 - 1996

Georgetown University
Class of 1995

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Certifications

American Board of Radiology
Diagnostic Radiology

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Medical Licenses

AK State Medical License
2007 - 2020

WA State Medical License
2006 - 2021

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Hospital Affiliations

Mt. Baker Imaging
Current Affiliation
Bellingham, WA

PeaceHealth United General Medical Center
Current Affiliation
Sedro-Woolley, WA

PeaceHealth Peace Island Medical Center
Current Affiliation
Friday Harbor, WA

PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center
Current Affiliation
Bellingham, WA

PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center
Current Affiliation
Ketchikan, AK

Advanced Radiology
Former Affiliation
Baltimore, MD

Johns Hopkins Hospital
Former Affiliation
Baltimore, MD

F.E. Warren AFB
Former Affiliation
Cheyenne, WY

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Awards

Outstanding Fellow
Johns Hopkins Department of Radiology, 2004

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Professional Memberships

American College of Radiology - ACR
Member

American Roentgen Ray Society - ARRS
Member

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Publications



PubMed

3D CT evaluation of retained foreign bodies.
Emerg Radiol
Ariz, C., Horton, K. M., Fishman, E. K.
2004 Dec

Bacterial translocation and T-lymphocyte populations in experimental short-bowel syndrome.
Eur J Pediatr Surg
Aldazabal, P., Eizaguirre, I., Barrena, M. J., Garcia-Arenzana, J. M., Ariz, C., Cuadrado, E.
1998 Aug
9 citations

Effect of growth hormone on bacterial translocation in experimental short-bowel syndrome.
Pediatr Surg Int
Eizaguirre, I., Aldazabal, P., Barrena, M. J., Garcia-Arenzana, J. M., Ariz, C., Candelas, S., Tovar, J. A.
1999
9 citations

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Journal Article

Cardiac MRI
Contemporary Diagnostic Radiology
Ariz C, Bluemke DA

Post biopsy AVF in a renal transplant: Clinical Quiz
Applied Radiology
Ariz C, Wong J, Hastings G

Radiological Case of the Month: Mullerian Duct Cyst
Applied Radiology
Ariz C, Macura KJ

Abstract

Functional MRI of Olfaction: Detection and Evaluation of Normal and Dysfunctional Activation Patterns. American Society of Neuroradiology 33rd Annual Meeting, Proceedings
American Society of Neuroradiology
Levy LM, Ariz C, Lin CS, Henkin RI, LeBihan D, Rajan S, Schellinger D
Chicago

Functional MRI of Olfaction: Normal Subjects and Patients with Olfactory Dysfunction.
American Roentgen Ray Society
Levy LM, Lin CS, Henkin RI, Ariz C, Rajan S, Schellinger D, LeBihan D
Washington, DC

Normal and Dysfunctional Olfactory Activation Patterns Observed with Functional MRI
Society of Magnetic Resonance
Levy LM, Henkin RI, Hutter A, Ariz C, Lin CS, LeBihan D, Schellinger D
Nice, France

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