Joe Edward Lopez, M.S., R.T.(R)

St. David's Healthcare

Mr. Lopez is the Director of Imaging services at St. David’s North Austin Medical Center, St. David’s Women’s Center of Texas, St David’s Children’s Hospital and St. David’s Surgical Hospital. Joe Lopez is responsible for all aspect of Imaging including Mammography, CT, Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology, Ultrasound, Maternal Fetal Medicine Ultrasound, MRI and Nuclear Medicine.  These facilities along with 5 other hospitals and 5 free standing emergency centers make up St. David’s Healthcare.  St. David’s Healthcare was awarded the Malcom Baldrige award for Excellence in 2014. Joe works closely with the radiologist, Maternal Fetal Medicine Physicians and many other specialists to make sure we have state of the art equipment and technology to provide the most up to date procedures and services.

Joe has been with St. David’s North Austin Medical Center since October 2001. Prior to moving to Austin Joe began his career as a radiologic technologist in 1983 and within 4 years was the Director of Radiology at Lake Cliff Hospital and has served in that capacity for different facilities for the past 31 years.

Joe holds a master’s of science degree from Midwestern State University and a bachelor's degree in science from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas.  Lopez has been a member of American Healthcare Radiology Administrators since 1995 and served as one of the National Directors from 1999 to 2001. He has also served as President of the Dallas Area Radiologic Technologist Society from 1986 to 1987. Completed the Greater Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce – Hispanic Austin Leaders Program in 2011. He currently serves on the HCA Radiology Advisory Council and served 7 years on the HCA Medical Imaging Steering Committee. Is a board member for the Greater Austin Hispanic Chamber of  Commerce, Pflugerville Chamber of Commerce, Central & South Texas Epilepsy Foundation and Health Connect Partners (Imaging).