Dr. Emanuel earned his medical degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine in 1992. He was awarded Resident of the Year for two consecutive years and Chief Resident his final year at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. He completed his fellowship in angiography/interventional radiology from the University of Virginia Health Science Center.
He holds memberships in the Radiological Society of North America, American Roentgen Ray Society, and the American Medical Association.
In 1996, Dr. Emanuel was board-certified with the American Board of Radiology. He was awarded a Certificate of Added Qualification in Angiography and Interventional Radiology by the American Board of Radiology in 1999. He joined Vista Radiology in 1997.