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Peter F. Faulhaber, MD

Professor of Radiology, Case Western Reserve University; Director, Clinical PET University Case Medical Center 216.844.5369 (o)

Department of Radiology
Case Western Reserve University
11100 Euclid Avenue
Mailstop: BSH 5056
Cleveland, Ohio 44106

Research Interests

  • Positron emission tomography (PET)
  • PET/CT
  • PET imaging in oncology, neurology and cardiology
  • Diagnostic radiology
  • Nuclear medicine

Dr. Faulhaber is Professor of Radiology at Case Western Reserve University and Director of Clinical PET at University Case Medical Center. He was steward of the transition of PET as a research tool to a clinical modality, and finally the transition to PET/CT. His clinical interests include all aspects of PET imaging in oncology, neurology and cardiology.

Dr. Faulhaber is particularly interested patient outcomes based on PET imaging. He has numerous research collaborations with clinical and basic research colleagues in ovarian, prostate and breast cancer, for example. Dr. Faulhaber is involved in the implementation of the new modality PET/MRI at University Hospitals Case Medical Center. He is part of a recent State of Ohio Third Frontier Award in PET/MRI applications in breast cancer. Dr. Faulhaber now is leading the initial clinical testing of a new PET detector solution from Philips Healthcare.

  • Fellowship: Nuclear Medicine - University Hospitals of Cleveland
  • Residency: Diagnostic Radiology - University Hospitals of Cleveland
  • Internship: Transitional Year - University Hospitals of Cleveland
  • MD, Loyola University of Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine