Dr. Weatherall graduated magna cum laude from Southern Methodist University, with a B.S. in Biology, and obtained his medical degree from the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Weatherall caught MRI fever early in his medical career and as a research assistant he helped work on the installation of the 5th magnet in the country in 1982. After completing a Diagnostic Radiology residency, at the Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Weatherall continued training at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, completing the MRI Fellowship in 1987. He was certified by the American Board of Radiology in 1987. Dr. Weatherall is a MRI Specialist, with specific clinical and research interests involving the MRI evaluation of joints, extremities, spine, and musculoskeletal tumors.  After additional MSK training and many years of involvement with Orthopedics, he joined the MSK division full-time.


Medical School
Baylor College of Medicine (1982)
Baylor College of Medicine (1986), Diagnostic Radiology
UT Southwestern Medical Center (1987), Mri

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • CT Guided Bone Biopsy
  • CT Guided Facet Injection or Si Joint Injection
  • Magnetic Resonance Angiography
  • Ultrasound Guided Aspiration of Soft Tissue Fluid Collection or Abscess
  • Ultrasound Guided Baker Cyst Aspiration &/or Injection
  • Ultrasound Guided Ganglion Cyst Aspiration &/or Injection
  • Ultrasound or CT Guided Soft Tissue Biopsy
  • Research Interest

    • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
    • Musculoskeletal Injury
    • Musculoskeletal MRI
    • Musculoskeletal Tumors

    Honors & Awards

    • Best Doctors in America 2005
    • Best Doctors in America 2006
    • Magna Cum Laude
      SMU College of Humanities and Sciences (0)
    • Phi Beta Kappa
    • Best Doctors in America 2013

    Professional Associations/Affiliations

    • Society of Skeletal Radiology (2012)
    • International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (1988)
    • American College of Radiology
    • American Medical Association
    • Dallas County Medical Society
    • Dallas/Fort Worth Radiology Society
    • Radiological Society of North America