William H. Laxton, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Clinical

Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology and Radiological Sciences
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
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.