Terry Button, PhD

Terry Button, Ph.D. 
•Associate Professor of Radiology
•Director of Medical Physics Track, Department of Biomedical Engineering
•Director Medical Physics Residency
•Director of Medical Imaging Technology Program, School of Health Technology and Management

 Board Certification:

  • American Board Medical Physics Certification in Diagnostic Medical Physics 
  • New York State License in Diagnostic Medical Physics  


  • Ph.D. Biophysics, SUNY at Buffalo
  • M.S. Nuclear Physics, North Texas State University 
  • B.S. Physics and Mathematics, Minor in Education, SUNY at Cortland


  • 2013, SUNY Chancellors Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • 2011, Outstanding Teacher (Biomedical Engineering Department)
  • 1991 & 1996, Teacher of the Year for the University Hospital Radiology Residency Program 


  • Please click here to see a full list of articles published by Dr. Button on Google Scholar

Research Interest:

  • Dr. Button's research is focused on medical imaging including magnetic resonance and computer aided diagnosis (CAD)

Contact Information:

Stony Brook Medicine
Department of Radiology
HSC Level 4, Room 120
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8460
Phone: 631-444-3841
Fax: 631-444-7538
Email:  terry.button@stonybrook.edu

Please click here to obtain information on the Medical Physics Residency