Joel Garris, MD, FACR

diagnostic radiologist

General Radiology


Head and Neck, Spine Imaging

Interventional Pain Management



University of California at Los Angeles

Phi Psi Honors Society 

Medical/Grad School:

University of California, Los Angeles

Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Society 


Internal Medicine - University of California, Los Angeles


University of California at Los Angeles


Interventional Radiology and Neuroradiology - University of California, Los Angeles 


Research Activity & Professional Interests:

Brain, head and neck, spinal diseases

Membership Organizations & Societies:

Fellow of the American College of Radiology 

Senior Member of the American Society of Neuroradiology 

California Radiology Society 

Los Angeles Radiology Society, former Board of Directors


What I love most about work:
I enjoy the challenge and demands of a hospital based practice and the intellectual stimulation that comes from working with my colleagues to achieve the highest quality of imaging and interventional services.


When I am not working:

Private Pilot's license and aircraft owner. 

Silver, Gold and Diamond awards from SSA and National Aeronautical Association.

2 Symons awards from SSA. 

Multihull and Monohull Sailboat Owner

Open Ocean Sailboat Racing

Training Crew for Winning Team of Transpac Yacht Race to Hawaii


For a consultation with our radiologists, call (562) 906-5572