Mecklenburg Radiology Associates, Charlotte, NC
Committed to quality. Care you can trust.

Founded in 1917, Mecklenburg Radiology Associates (MRA) is the oldest radiology group in North Carolina. The practice takes pride in delivering the highest quality medical imaging and image-guided therapy services to two health systems with six hospitals in the greater Charlotte region, selecting its fellowship-trained, board-certified physicians from the nation’s elite training programs.

The practice is broadly subspecialized, with 51 fellowship-trained radiologists in body, cardiovascular, emergency, interventional, neuro-interventional, musculoskeletal, pediatric, neuroradiology, nuclear medicine, and women’s imaging subspecialties. It provides expert, subspecialized, 24/7/365 medical imaging services to six hospital and numerous outpatient locations.

The partners of MRA are active in organized radiology at the state and national levels. MRA neuroradiologist Robert Barr, MD, currently serves as president of the American Society of Neuroradiology. The practice has a unique standard of care: MRA radiologists approach every case as if they were treating a member of their own family.

Leadership Team

James C. Johnson, MD, president

Joe Barbee, executive director

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Since 2004, Mecklenburg Radiology Associates has participated in the HeartBright Foundation Invitational, which underwrites educational programs to support healthy lifestyles and preventive cardiology programs in disadvantaged communities.

Mecklenburg Radiology Associates is a proud sponsor of the Hospitality House of Charlotte, which offers affordable lodging for the families of seriously ill patients in Charlotte-area hospitals.