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Ronald M. Saldino

Born  1941

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American radiologist, born 1941.

Biography of Ronald M. Saldino

Ronald M. Saldino first attended the University of Notre Dame, Indiana. He obtained his medical qualification at the University of Chicago in 1967 and trained in radiology at the University of California. In 1973 he entered private practice in San Diego. His special field of interest is the radiology of skeletal dysplasias.

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