Dr James Fleckenstein

medical doctor of radiology

Dr. James Fleckenstein is a medical doctor currently practicing radiology in the Chicago area.  Previously, he held the role of Professor of Radiology at the prestigious University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.  James is currently licensed to practice in 4 different states.  He is a leader in the area of research and has launched research networks which bridge between major universities and companies like GE and Toshiba.

Dr. Fleckenstein has had success in both private practice and the university setting throughout his 20+ years of professional experience.  He owns his own private imaging practice. worked as a medical director, and is a former professor.

Dr. Fleckenstein is known through the industry for his advanced imaging techniques and his specialization in neuroradiology, musculoskeletal, and oncological imaging.

With many years of experience under his belt, James believes it is time now to give back to the next generation of medical students, and for this reason he launched his scholarship fund.

Professional Credentials

Personal Life

  • Avid Skier
  • Bicyclist
  • Published Poet
  • Currently Writing First Novel
  • Advocate for Environment
  • Active In Helping Children With Cancer

education background

  • University of Washington School of Medicine in 1984
  • University of Washington, Bachelor of Science in Biology

Professional Experience

  • Radiologist
  • Former Professor of Radiology at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

How Can You Become a Scholar

Finishing your education is very important. Through proper education, you can reach your dreams and aspirations in life. One of the usual challenges of students

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Find Out More About the Scholarship

If you would like to learn more about the Dr. James Fleckenstein Scholarship for Future Medical Doctors, just visit our contact page and fill out the form and we will get back to you shortly.  If you would like to collaborate or get involved with our fund, we love networking with universities and schools, so just reach out and we will speak to you soon.  Good luck to all of our students for the essay contest and in your journeys to become our future generation of doctors!


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