Alison G. Wilcox

Director, Cardiothoracic Imaging

Areas of treatment:

Expertise in percutaneous biopsies and drainage procedures
High Resolution Computed Tomography
Cardiovascular CT
Abdominal CT


  • Radiology


  • Department of Radiology


  • English

Alison G. Wilcox, MD

Director, Cardiothoracic Imaging

Practicing locations:

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital

About this doctor:

Dr. Wilcox originates from Cincinnati, Ohio but grew up in Northern California. She came to Southern California for her undergraduate degree from Occidental College where she majored in biology and graduated Phi Beta Kappa. Then she attended medical school at the USC School of Medicine as a Dean’s Scholar. Following medical school, she completed her radiology residency and body imaging fellowship with USC. She then joined the faculty of USC’s Department of Radiology with a specialized interest in cardiothoracic imaging. For the past eight years she has been the program director of the residency training program, and recently stepped down to assume the role of the director of cardiothoracic imaging.


Occidental College, BA, 1988
Doctor of Medicine, USC School of Medicine, 1992


USC Department of Internal Medicine


USC Department of Radiology


USC Department of Radiology


American Board of Radiology

Professional society memberships:

Radiologic Society of North America
Society of Thoracic Radiology
Association of Program Directors in Radiology


Dr. Wilcox was voted a Top Doctor by Pasadena Magazine in 2011.
Phi Beta Kappa, Dean's Scholar