Dr. Levine received his undergraduate degree from Tufts University in Boston MA., graduating magna cum laude with special honors in biological research and his medical degree from Albany Medical College in New York. He completed a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at the University of California, Irvine and became board certified in diagnostic radiology in 1992. He went on to do specialized fellowship training in breast imaging in Sweden, under renowned mammographer Dr. Laszlo Tabar, returning to Orange County, California as its first dedicated breast radiologist.
Dr. Levine is the Medical Director of MemorialCare Breast Centers, and is an Associate Clinical Professor of Radiology at USC Keck School of Medicine. He has served on the Board of the Orange County Radiologic Society, is presently on the Board of Trustees and is the President of the National Consortium of Breast Centers and is the former Chair of the Steering Committee of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) – Breast Program. He serves on the Board of the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers. Dr. Levine lectures nationally and internationally and was recently a speaker at the World Congress on Breast Disease, American Society of Breast Surgeons, American Society of Clinical Oncology and National Consortium of Breast Centers. He has authored peer reviewed medical journal articles, book chapters and appears on TV as a medical expert in the field of breast cancer. He was named in 2007 as one of the top 25 innovators in healthcare by Health IT magazine. He is a recognized expert and pioneer in the techniques of breast tumor cryoablation and Digital Breast Tomosynthesis.