DR. KENNETH ALLEN, DR. ANTHONY CARTER and DR. ERIC HYSON are part of the eleven-member team at Diagnostic Radiology Associates located in Waterbury and Middlebury.DRA offers digital mammography, ultrasound, computerized tomography, 3-T MRI, dexa bone density and x-ray. They are the interpreting physicians for the radiology department at Waterbury Hospital and their affiliations including Valley Imaging Partners of Naugatuck and Imaging Partners of Waterbury Hospital in Waterbury. All images are digital and interact with Waterbury Hospital for efficient record keeping. This August DRA will be celebrating 40 years of quality service to the Waterbury community. Dr. Allen graduated from the University of Massachusetts Medical School. He did his residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital and Winchester fellowship in MRI, CT scans and ultrasound at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He teaches at Yale School of Medicine. Most MRI centers use the 1.5 tesla, at DRA, Dr. Allen uses 3 Tesla which improves the image quality and reduces imaging time. Dr. Allen is also the medical director of the Greater Waterbury Imaging Center at Waterbury Hospital which he helped set-up 25 years ago. DR. carter, a diagnostic radiologist specializing in ultrasound imaging, graduated from the Medical College of Wisconsin. He did a fellowship in ultrasound and CT scans at Yale-New Haven Hospital and is chief of ultrasound at Waterbury Hospital. Ultrasound has broad applications–finding gallstones, blood clots, narrowed arteries, appendicitis, breast tumors, thyroid nodules and other conditions. He sees it as an extension of the physical exam. Dr. Hyson, an expert in interventional radiology, graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He completed a residency in diagnostic radiology at Yale-New Haven Hospital. He has special certification in vascular and interventional radiology and is an associate clinical professor at the Yale School of Medicine. He uses diagnostic imaging for mammography, but also performs needle biopsies, drains abscesses, inserts stents and catheters and treats varicose veins, all guided by his understanding of anatomical imaging.
Practice: Diagnostic Radiology Associates, LLC
Other Office Locations: 579 Straits Tpke., Middlebury • (203) 758-2588
From left: Dr. Anthony Carter, Dr. Eric Hyson and Dr. Kenneth Allen