Radiologic Associates of Fredericksburg Welcomes Three New Physicians to the Community

In News by Addison Clark

Fredericksburg, VA (PRUnderground) September 30th, 2019. Radiologic Associates of Fredericksburg (RAF) welcomes three new Radiologists to the practice: Drs. Robin Gwaltney, Akhil Khetarpal and Heather Newman.

Dr. Gwaltney is Board Certified in Diagnostic Radiology and completed her women’s imaging fellowship at Ellen Shaw de Paredes Institute of Women’s Imaging, after which she joined Radiology of Huntsville, Alabama. Dr. Gwaltney will continue her dedicated service to women at both the Imaging Center for Women in Fredericksburg and North Stafford.

Dr. Khetarpal returns to the region after having completed his vascular and interventional radiology fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He will be serving patients as an Interventional Radiologist at Virginia Interventional and Vascular Associates, as well as supporting Interventional Radiology services at both Mary Washington Hospital and Stafford Hospital.

Dr. Newman is Board Certified in Diagnostic Radiology with a subspecialty in Neuroradiology. Following her fellowship in neuroradiology at Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology at Washington University School of Medicine, she served as a Neuroradiologist at Medical Imaging of Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania and will serve at the various Medical Imaging of Fredericksburg and hospital locations.

“We’re thrilled to have Drs. Gwaltney, Khetarpal and Newman join our team. Their expertise will be an invaluable asset to our community,” said Dr. Chris Meyer, RAF President. “Ensuring that we have optimal staffing levels reflects our ongoing commitment to serving patients and referring clinicians with the best service possible.”

Radiologic Associates of Fredericksburg is the largest provider of radiologic and vascular surgery services in the Fredericksburg, Virginia region. RAF is ranked among the top 100 radiology groups in the nation by the Radiology Business Journal. Their Board Certified, Fellowship Trained Radiologists serve the community in five counties in Virginia with convenient access to the highest level of care for the greatest value in the region. Locations include: Mary Washington and Stafford Hospitals, Medical Imaging of Fredericksburg, the Imaging Center for Women, Medical Imaging at Lee’s Hill, and Medical Imaging of North Stafford, as well as at RAF’s interventional radiology and vascular surgery practice, Virginia Interventional & Vascular Associates (VIVA) in Fredericksburg and Stafford, Cosmetic Center by VIVA in Fredericksburg and Virginia Women’s Center in Richmond. For more information, visit or call (540) 361-1000.