Doctors receive high awards

Baptist Cancer Center thoracic oncologist Dr. Raymond Osarogiagbon and Mid-South Imaging and Therapeutics radiologist Dr. Robert Optican recently received high honors in their respective fields.

Dr. Ray Osarogiagbon

Dr. Osarogiagbon is the first Memphis physician to be inducted into The Fleischner Society, an international multi-disciplinary medical society for thoracic radiology. The group is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the chest.

Dr. Robert Optican is the first Baptist-affiliated physician in 17 years to be honored as a Fellow of the American College of Radiology (ACR).  He received this honor at the College’s annual convocation on May 30. The designation of Fellow is one of the highest honors an ACR member can achieve.