Richard Michael Fleming, 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, TennesseeM.S., Memphis State University, Memphis, TennesseeB.S., Memphis State University, Memphis, Tennessee
Clinical Description
Richard Michael Fleming, M.D., earned an undergraduate BS and master in science degrees from Memphis State University and his medical degree from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. He completed a radiology residency at Methodist University Hospital and a fellowship in Nuclear Medicine from Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He joined the Vanderbilt faculty in 2016 after 21 years in private practice and six years at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He is a member of the American College of Radiology, Society of Nuclear Medicine and Radiological Society of North America.

Section: Body Imaging
Lidor AO, Steele KE, Stem M, Fleming RM, Schweitzer MA, Marohn MR. Long-term quality of life and risk factors for recurrence after laparoscopic repair of paraesophageal hernia. JAMA Surg. 2015 May; 150(5): 424-31. PMID: 25785415, PII: 2205905, DOI: 10.1001/jamasurg.2015.25, ISSN: 2168-6262.

Lidor AO, Kawaji Q, Stem M, Fleming RM, Schweitzer MA, Steele KE, Marohn MR. Defining recurrence after paraesophageal hernia repair: correlating symptoms and radiographic findings. Surgery [print-electronic]. 2013 Aug; 154(2): 171-8. PMID: 23777587, PII: S0039-6060(13)00114-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.surg.2013.03.015, ISSN: 1532-7361.