William H. Laxton, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Clinical

william.h.laxton@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology and Radiological Sciences
Education
M.D., University of Tennessee Center for Health Science, Memphis, TennesseeB.S., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology/Magna Cum Laude, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee
Clinical Description
William Laxton, M.D., is a graduate of and earned his medical degree from the University of Tennessee. He completed a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at the University of Tennessee – Methodist and a fellowship in Cross-Sectional Body Imaging at Johns Hopkins University Hospital. Dr. Laxton joined the Vanderbilt faculty in 2015 and appointed to Assistant Professor in 2016. He is a member of American Roentgen Ray Society, Radiological Society of North America, American College of Radiology and the Tennessee Radiological Society.

Section: Cardiothoracic and Body Imaging
Publications
Tang CM, Yarandi SS, Laxton WH, Khashab MA. Conservative management of gastric emphysema with hepatoportal venous gas. BMJ Case Rep. 2015; 2015: PMID: 26202318, PII: bcr-2015-211669, DOI: 10.1136/bcr-2015-211669, ISSN: 1757-790X.