A summa cum laude graduate of Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama, Wesley Cleaves, MD, earned his medical degree with cum laude honors from the University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham. He then completed a radiology and diagnostic radiology residency at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, serving as senior chief radiology resident. He went on to complete a three-month fellowship in musculoskeletal radiology at MUSC.
Dr. Cleaves is board certified by the American Board of Radiology with additional certifications in breast magnetic resonance imaging and tomosynthesis. He is a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and the South Carolina Board of Medical Examiners. He most recently served as a general diagnostic radiologist at Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center in Charleston, South Carolina, and provided musculoskeletal MRI teleradiology services for Self Regional Healthcare in Greenwood, South Carolina.