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Christopher A. Nusser, MD


Dr. Nusser is a board-certified diagnostic radiology with expertise in musculoskeletal radiology who joined Boulder Radiologists, Inc. and Boulder Community Hospital in 2004. He first came to Colorado for his undergraduate work at the U.S. Air Force Academy from Garden City, KS. He received his B.S. in chemistry and biology in 1987 and then went on an AF scholarship to the University of Kansas Medical School. After receiving his medical degree, he did his diagnostic radiology residency at the University of Oklahoma Health Science Center.

After residency, Dr. Nusser spent nine years active duty in the Air Force fulfilling his incurred educational commitment achieving the rank of Lt. Col. This included three years at the USAF main teaching hospital and residency program as teaching staff in musculoskeletal radiology for two years and one year in thoracic radiology and mammography. He then spent six years at the USAF Academy hospital as chief of musculoskeletal radiology and cross sectional imaging from 1998-2004. He gained addition experience in musculoskeletal radiology with an emphasis in sports injuries. In addition, he has experience and skill in a wide range of diagnostic radiology, including image guided biopsies.

Dr. Nusser is a member of American College of Radiology, Society of Skeletal Radiology, Radiology Society of North America, Roentgen Ray Society, Boulder County Medical Society, and Colorado Medical Society.

Dr. Nusser is married and has one daughter. Their love of the outdoors is what kept them in Colorado after separating from the Air Force. Hobbies include skiing, mountain biking, fly-fishing, hiking, and music.

  • Medical School
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Residency
  • University Hospital