About Us

Company History

Radiology and Imaging Specialists (RIS) has provided imaging services for over 50 years. Our imaging center began with three physicians and one small office. Since then it has grown to be one of the leading radiology providers in Central Florida. Currently, Radiology and Imaging Specialists has over 45 physicians and five imaging centers. We are proudly affiliated with Lakeland Regional Health, Winter Haven Hospital, Heart of Florida Hospital, South Florida Baptist Hospital, Gessler Clinic, Bond Clinic, Bartow Regional Medical Center, Lakewood Ranch, and Manatee Memorial.

Our physicians, administration, and staff strive to build a community practice. Together with our board-certified physicians and experienced staff you can expect the highest quality of clinical care.


“The ability or disposition to laugh; humorous awareness of the ridiculous and absurd, laughter” (related to la risa, or the Spanish word for smile).

Mission Statement

To be an independent radiology practice providing our community with high quality, compassionate service utilizing leading-edge technology.


To be recognized as the most respected and trusted physician-owned radiology practice in the communities we serve.


We are dedicated in our pursuit to provide the highest quality care and service available.

Excellence is at the core of every aspect of our practice.

Your trust in us is everything.

Working together as one team there is no limit to what we will achieve.

We are empathetic to the healthcare needs of the people we serve.

Community Focus
We support and contribute to the betterment of the communities we live in and serve.

We believe that being physician-owned allows us to make the right decisions to achieve our mission and stay true to our values.

All our technologists are state licensed and nationally certified and some are certified in other areas.