Education

Medical School
UT Southwestern Medical Center (1987)
Internship
UT Southwestern Medical Center (1988), Internal Medicine
Residency
UT Southwestern Medical Center (1991), Neurology
Residency
UT Southwestern Medical Center (1993), Nuclear Medicine

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Bone Dexa
  • Endocrine Imaging
  • Parathyroid Sestamibi
  • Pet Scan
  • Pet/CT Scan
  • Research Interest

    • Evaluation and measurements of cerebral blood flow and metabolism; general nuclear medicine.

    Publications

    Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

    Infra-manubrial parathyroid glands in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism: Alternatives to sternotomy
    Nwariaku FE, Burkey SH, Mathews D, Watumull LM, and Snyder WH. FE, Burkey SH, Mathews D, Watumull LM, and Snyder WH. World Journal of Surgery 2005 29 491-494.
    . Infra-manubrial parathyroid glands in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism: Alternatives to sternotomy
    NwariakuNwariaku FE, Burkey SH, Mathews D, Watumull LM, and Snyder WH. FE, Burkey SH, Mathews D, Watumull LM, and Snyder WH. World Journal of Surgery 2005 29 491-494.
    Changes in regional cerebral blood flow distribution during postexercise hypotension in humans
    Williamson JW, McColl R, and Mathews D. Journal of Applied Physiology 2004 96 719-724
    Directed parathyroidectomy: Feasibility and performance in 100 consecutive patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    Burkey SH, Snyder WH, Nwariaku F, Watumull L, Mathews D Archives of Surgery 2003 138 604-609
    Evidence for central command activation of the human insular cortex during exercise
    Williamson JW, McColl R, Mathews D Journal of Applied Physiology 2003 94 1726-1734
    Positron emission tomography in prostate and renal cell carcinoma
    Mathews D and Oz OK Current Opinions in Urology 2002 12 381-385

    Honors & Awards

    • Trustee, Southwest Chapter of Nuclear Medicine
      (2002)

    Professional Associations/Affiliations

    • Academy of Molecular Imaging
    • Society of Nuclear Medicine
    • Southwest Chapter of Society of Nuclear Medicine