Dr. Paula Deupree, Medical Director
Dr. Deupree joined
the Oklahoma Breast Care Center in October 2003 after completing her Breast
Imaging Fellowship at the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology at Washington
University in St. Louis, Missouri. The Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
is a world-renowned facility and Washington University is one of the highest
ranked medical schools in the United States. Dr. Deupree received her board
certification in radiology in 2002.
has a wide and extensive background in medicine. Prior to her medical
degree she received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Washington
State University and worked in the cardiac intensive care unit at Tucson
Medical Center in Arizona. Dr. Deupree also holds a Master of Science
in Health Care Administration from Des Moines University.
She received her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Des Moines University
in 1996 where she ranked in the top 10% of her class. Dr. Deupree served
two years of surgical residency at Doctor’s Hospital in Columbus,
Ohio before she discovered her passion for breast cancer. While there
are many modalities in radiology, she liked the blend of procedures and
patient interaction that breast imaging provided. It was this calling
that led her to Botsford Hospital in Farmington Hills, Michigan where
she completed her Diagnostic Radiology Residency in 2002, ascending to
the position of Chief Resident of Radiology.
Dr. Deupree is married and resides in Oklahoma City.