Aaron Ashton, MD is board certified by the American Board of Radiology. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in 2006 from Emory University where he majored in neuroscience and chemistry.
He attended The University of Texas School of Medicine in San Antonio and then completed his internship at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas, where he served as co-chief resident. He then completed his residency in diagnostic radiology at the University of Texas Health Science Center, and his fellowship in interventional radiology at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. While in Houston, Dr. Ashton worked as a radiologist at Michael E. DeBakey VA Hospital.
Dr. Ashton has published work in the Journal of Vascular Interventional Radiology on the treatment of liver cancer using transarterial chemoembolization and researched microwave and radiofrequency ablation of liver tumors. He has also presented research on embolization of the spleen in the setting of trauma at the Radiology Society of North America. He currently practices as an interventional radiologist at several Dallas-Fort Worth hospitals where he performs a variety of minimally invasive treatments, vascular interventions and image-guided procedures. Prostate artery embolization is one of his clinical interests.
BY THE NUMBERS
- Board Certified by ABR
- MD Anderson Fellowship
- Presentations at national medical association meetings: 3
- Peer reviewed publications: 4
- Selected for 2017 Texas Super Doctors Rising Stars