Robert W. Henderson

Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology

Areas of treatment:

Nuclear Cardiology


  • Internal Medicine
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Radiology


  • Department of Radiology


  • English

Robert W. Henderson, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology

Practicing location:

  • USC Healthcare Center 2

About this doctor:

After graduating from Ohio State University in 1972 with a medical degree, Dr. Henderson came to the LAC+USC Medical Center and did an internship in 1972-1973 followed by a residency in Internal Medicine from 1973-1975 and Radiology from July 1975 – June 1978. In 1978 he began his one-year fellowship in nuclear medicine. Dr. Henderson joined the University of Southern California faculty and is presently Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology.

In addition to his teaching and clinical work, he is currently the associate facility director of radiology at Keck Hospital of USC and the director of nuclear medicine.


Pre-Medical, Ohio State University BS Anatomy, 1968
Medical Doctor, Ohio State University Medical School, 1972


Internship LAC+USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, Internal Medicine, July 1972 - June 1973


Residencies LAC+USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA Internal Medicine, July 1973 - June 1975
LAC+USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA Radiology, July 1975 - June 1978


American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Radiology Diagnostic Radiology
American Board of Radiology Nuclear Radiology

Professional society memberships:

Los Angeles County Medical Association
Pasadena Medical Society
Los Angeles Radiologic Society
Society of Graduate Radiologist LAC+USC Medical Center (past president)
American College of Radiology
Society of Nuclear Medicine
Radiologic Society of North America
Radiologic Society of Southern California
American Roentgen Ray Society


Dr. Henderson was voted a Top Doctor by Pasadena Magazine in 2011.
Voted among Best Doctors in America in both Radiology and Nuclear Medicine categories, Pacific region 1996 - present
Honoraria of Phi Beta Kappa
Honoraria of Ten Invited Lectures
Honoraria of Medicine House Staff Teaching Award, 1988