James Borgstede, MD
Professor, Radiology-Diagnostics

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Medical School:
  • MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine (1974)
Undergraduate School:
  • BS, University of Illinois–Urbana-Champaign (IL) (1970)
Residency:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Chief Resident, Diagnostic (1978)
Fellowships:
  • University of California (San Diego) Program, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (2007)
Languages: English
Department: Radiology-Diagnostics

Professional Titles

  • Vice Chair of Quality, Safety, and Clinical Operations -Department of Radiology

Research Interests

Quality, Safety, and Socioeconomics

Teaching

  • Professor and Vice Chair (2008)
    School of Medicine, Radiology

Publications

  • Rock L, Borgstede JP, Drose J. Quality Improvement Algorithm: A Model for Departmental Quality Infrastructure. Journal of the American College of Radiology, Volume 17, Issue 1, Part A, January 2020, Pages 86-89
  • Trivedi P, Jensen A, Brown M, Borgstede J, et. al. "Cost analysis of dialysis access maintenance interventions across physician specialties in U.S. Medicare beneficiaries”. Radiology (in press) July, 2020
  • Baltensperger A, Mirsky D, Maloney J, Neuberger I, Fenton L, Bernard T, Borgstede J, Stence N. Cost and Utility of Routine Contrast-Enhanced Neck MRA in a Pediatric MRI Stroke Evaluation Protocol. American Journal of Neuroradiology. 2019 Dec 1;40(12):2143-5.

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Radiology, Past President and Chairman of the Board of Chancellors
  • Radiological Society of North America, Member, Board of Directors
  • American Board of Radiology, Past President
  • Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound, Fellow
  • Colorado Physician Health Program, Past President
  • International Society of Radiology, Past President
  • Colorado Medical Society (CMS), Member
  • Denver Medical Society, Member
  • Colorado Radiological Society , Past President
  • Radiological Society of North America Research and Education Foundation, Past Chairman of the Board

Practice Locations

University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)
12605 E. 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-848-0000

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Diagnostic, Board Certification (2008)
Conditions & Treatments
  • Radiology - Musculoskeletal Imaging
  • Radiology
Clinical Interests
Dr. Borgstede has more than 40 years of experience in the field of radiology. He has been active in the politics and leadership of radiology throughout is career. He serves as Vice Chair of Radiology for Quality, Safety, and Clinical Operations. His clinical interests include Musculoskeletal Imaging and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI).

Volunteer Activities
International medical projects in the Philippines, Cameroon, and Haiti.

Public Speaking
Yes
Economics, Quality and Safety

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine (1974)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BS, University of Illinois–Urbana-Champaign (IL) (1970)
Residency Programs:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Chief Resident, Diagnostic (1978)
Fellowships:
  • University of California (San Diego) Program, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (2007)
Languages: English
Department: Radiology-Diagnostics
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