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David Somsen, MD

David Somsen is a body imaging radiologist in Denver, Colorado


Medical School: Sanford School of Medicine, University of South Dakota – Sioux Falls, SD


Combined Program in Pediatrics: Harvard Medical School and Boston University – Boston, MA


Diagnostic Radiology: Maine Medical Center – Portland, ME


Abdominal Imaging and Intervention: University of Wisconsin – Madison, WI

Board Certification

American Board of Radiology 2021

Publications & Presentations

Cinelli, Christina MD; Somsen, David; Quinn, Ashley; Murray, Rebecca; Horn, Nancy. Implementation of an Electronic Dashboard for Reporting and Tracking of
Health Care Professional Requirements. – J Am Coll Radiol. 2020 Sep 28;S1546-1440(20)30964-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2020.09.021.

Somsen, David; Heidary, Gena MD. Rapid Onset of Orbital Cellulitis After Uncomplicated Strabismus Surgery. – Journal of AAPOS; 2019 Oct;23(5):290-291

Somsen, David; Munson, Patrick MD; Stein, Quinn MS; Davis-Keppen, Laura MD; Crotwell, Patricia PhD. A Potential Genetic Link to Congenital Nasal Pyriform Aperture Stenosis and Its Association with Ocular Albinism: A Case Study.
– Am J Med Genet A. 2014 May;164A(5):1268-71.

Tryon, Chris MD; Reed, Jennifer MD; Somsen, David; Reuter, Suzanne MD. 36-Week-Old Male Infant with Skeletal Abnormalities. – NeoReviews. 2014; 15(11):e493-e497.


Cinelli, Christina MD; Somsen, David; Murray, Rebecca BSN. Electronic
Dashboard for Reporting and Tracking of Healthcare Requirements.
– Presented at American College of Radiology Quality and Safety Conference in
Denver, Colorado on October 11, 2019

Moccia, Matthew MD; Somsen, David; Mittleider, Derek MD. JetStream
Atherectomy and Adjunctive Drug Coated Balloon Angioplasty or Endograft Relining
for In-Stent Restenosis – Presented at International Symposium on Endovascular Therapy (ISET) in Hollywood, Florida on January 27, 2019

Somsen, David; Lee, Edward MD. Imaging Pediatric Hepatic Neoplasms:
Benign and Malignant. – Presented at Global Radiology Education in Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia on February 8, 2018

Somsen, David. An Introduction to Imaging and Chest Radiography.
– Two-part lecture series presented to the Nurse Practitioner students at University
of Southern Maine on October 3, 2017

Somsen, David; Xie, James MD; Duke, Elizabeth MD. Clinically Challenging
Case: A 12-Year-Old Girl Presenting with Weight Loss, Joint Contractures, and Skin
Changes. – Grand Rounds presented to the faculty and residents of Boston Children’s
Hospital on June 28, 2015

Somsen, David; Hansen, Keith; Von Wald, Tiffany. Fragile-X-Mental-Retardation-1
(FMR1) Gene in an Infertility Clinic – Presented at Sanford Scholars Day, Sioux Falls, SD, May 8, 2014

Somsen, David; Burris, Larry. Hyponatremia in Neurocritical Care Patients:
Outcomes Using a Defined 3% Hypertonic Saline Protocol – Presented at Neurocritical Care Society Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, October 1-4, 2013

Somsen, David; Williams, Erin. Proposing Practical Education for Students with
Severe Disabilities – Presented at Beyond Borders – A cultural immersion experience, student poster session, Sioux Falls, SD, February 2013

Somsen, David. Globalizing Global Health: Educating Tomorrow’s Health Care
Leaders on the State of the World – Presented at Midwestern Global Health Conference, Omaha, NE, Sept 9, 2011; – Sanford School of Medicine Scholarship Pathways Presentation, Aug 12, 2011