Meryle J. Eklund, M.D., is an associate professor of radiology at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina. Dr. Eklund received her medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine in 2008 and completed a transitional year followed by residency in diagnostic radiology at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. She completed a fellowship in pediatric radiology at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta – Egleston campus (an affiliate of Emory University). She joined the Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences at MUSC as a faculty member in 2014.
Dr. Eklund is certified by the American Board of Radiology and holds a certificate of added qualification in Pediatric Radiology. She is a reviewer for RadioGraphics and Pediatric Radiology and a member of several scholarly societies including the Society for Pediatric Radiology, American Academy of Pediatrics, Association of University Radiologists and the Association of American Women in Radiology. She is a passionate educator and is greatly involved in both medical student and resident education.
Dr. Eklund's primary areas of clinical interest include diagnosis and characterization of prenatal anomalies with fetal MRI and advanced cross-sectional diagnostic pediatric imaging, including evaluation of pediatric heptaticobiliary disease, tumors, and inflammatory bowel disease.