Valeria M. Moncayo, MD

Assistant Professor

Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging

Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences

Phone: (404) 712-4843


Dr. Moncayo maintains active interests in resident and fellow education as well as optimizing care delivery. She has established quality improvement projects in several areas of the department, including those involving radioiodine therapies and radiation safety precautions. She has co-authored guidelines and publications in lymphoscintigraphy  for breast cancer and melanoma. Dr. Moncayo also specializes in molecular neuroimaging  and participates in the weekly Multidisciplinary Epilepsy Surgery Conference.

Medical School: Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Ecuador.

Internship: Yale New Haven, St. Raphael Campus.

Residency: Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, Emory University

Fellowship: Positron Emission Tomography, Emory University

Board Certification: American Board of Nuclear Medicine.

Nuclear medicine, focused on nuclear cardiology and molecular neuroimaging.