Wende Gibbs

Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology
Wende Gibbs

Areas of treatment:

Spinal Pain Management procedures
Cerebrospinal Fluid disorders
Image guided soft tissue biopsies of spine and head and neck
Cerebral angiography
Stroke imaging
Advanced Neuroimaging


  • Neuroradiology
  • Radiology


  • Department of Radiology


  • English

Wende Gibbs, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology

Practicing locations:

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • USC Healthcare Center 2
  • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital

About this doctor:

Dr. Gibbs specializes in spine imaging and intervention as well as head and neck radiology. In addition, she has special interests in cerebrospinal fluid dynamics, the imaging of dementia, and advanced MRI imaging.

In medical school, Dr. Gibbs was awarded a National Institutes of Health research scholarship and graduated from medical school with special honors in research. She has authored or coauthored a number of peer-reviewed publications and three book chapters. She has presented multiple education exhibits, talks, and posters at national meetings, winning awards at the Radiological Society of North America 2011 meeting and American Head and Neck Society 2010 meeting. She is a reviewer for the American Journal of Neuroradiology. Dr. Gibbs is also interested in medical education and professionalism and ethics, having served on the California Medical Association Council on Ethical Affairs and University of California, Irvine Medical Ethics Committee.


MD, University of California, Irvine, 2007


Baylor University Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 2008


Baylor University Medical Center, Diagnostic Radiology, 2009-2012


Barrow Neurological Institute, Neuroradiology, 2012-2014

Professional society memberships:

American Society of Neuroradiology
Radiological Society of North America
American Society of Spine Radiology
American Society of Head and Neck Radiology
American Roentgen Ray Society
American College of Radiology
Western Neuroradiological Society
Los Angeles Radiological Society


RSNA Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award
RSNA/AUR/ARRS Academic Radiology Scholarship Program
NIH GCRC Mentored Medical Student Scholarship
National Merit Scholar
Jefferson County Scholarship for Academic and Athletic Excellence