Dr. McGlade grew up in New York State and received his premedical degree from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, graduating Phi Beta Kappa. He received his medical degree at Cornell Medical College in New York, New York, in 1983, graduating Alpha Omega Alpha. He completed both his residency and a sub-specialty fellowship in angiography at the University of California, Los Angeles. He moved to Eugene in 1988 and joined Radiology Associates.
He is a member of the American Board of Radiology and the American College of Radiology as well as the Oregon Medical Association and the Lane County Medical Association.