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About Our Radiologists

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IDAN ALKALAY, M.D.

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Undergraduate Education:

University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, Michigan)

Medical School:

Wayne State University School of Medicine (Detroit, Michigan)

Residency:

Providence Hospital. Chief Resident (Southfield, Michigan)

Fellowship:

Magnetic Resonance Imaging- University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital (Miami, Florida)

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ROSS BORZYKOWSKI, M.D.

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Undergraduate Education:

University of Michigan

Medical School:

State University of New York Upstate Medical University: Syracuse, NY

Internship:

St. Barnabas Medical Center: Livingston, NJ

Residency:

Montefiore Medical Center: Bronx, NY

Fellowship:

Musculoskeletal Imaging - Montefiore Medical Center: Bronx, NY

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IRA BRAUNSCHWEIG, M.D.

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Undergraduate Education:

Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, Maryland)

Medical School:

New York Medical College (Valhalla, New York)

Internship:

St. Barnabas Medical Center (Livingston, New Jersey)

Residency :

Monmouth Medical Center (Long Branch, New Jersey)

Fellowship :

CT/MR/US - State University of New York at StonyBrook (StonyBrook, New York)

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DOUGLAS F DEORCHIS, M.D.

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Undergraduate Education:

University of Michigan

Medical School:

Georgetown University School of Medicine: Washington, DC

Internship:

Hartford Hospital: Hartford, CT

Residency :

Hartford Hospital: Hartford, CT

Fellowship :

Vascular & Interventional Radiology - University of Maryland Medical Center: Baltimore, MD

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BRIAN FLETCHER, M.D.

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Undergraduate Education:

Washburn University (Topeka, KS)
Bachelor of Science, Biology; Summa Cum Laude

Medical School:

The University of Kansas School of Medicine (Kansas City, KS)

Preliminary Year Program:

The University of Kansas School of Medicine (Kansas City, KS)

Residency :

The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (Iowa City, IA)

Neuroradiology Fellowship :

The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (Iowa City, IA)

Board Certification:

Certificate of Added Qualifications in Neuroradiology 
Diplomate, American Board of Radiology 
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners

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SIMONE KAHN GRIFF, M.D.

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Medical School:

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (Philadelphia,PA)

Undergraduate Education:

Barnard College, Columbia University (New York, NY)-B.A. in Biochemistry Hebrew University (Jerusalem, Israel)

Fellowship:

Breast/Body Imaging - Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (New York, NY)

Residency:

The New York Hospital, Cornell Medical Center Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (New York, NY) - Diagnostic Radiology

Academic Appointments::

Clinical Fellow in Medicine, Harvard Medical School (Boston, MA)

Honors and Awards:

Magna Cum Laude ,Phi Beta Kappa ,Honors in Biochemistry, Barnard College, Columbia University Centennial Scholar, Barnard College, Columbia University

Board Certification:

American Board of Radiology

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CARLOS J. JIMENEZ, M.D.

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Appointments:

President, Boca Radiology Group
Boca Raton Regional Hospital

Fellowship:

Interventional Radiology and Special Procedures - Mt. Sinai Medical Center (Miami Beach, FL)

Residency:

Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology (St. Louis, MO)

Medical School:

University of Florida (Gainesville, FL)

Undergraduate Education:

University of Miami (Coral Gables, FL)

Honors:

Medical School:

Alpha Omega Alpha ­ Junior Member
Student Hippocratic Award
Peer Teaching Recognition Lange Publisher's Award
H. Donegan Scholarship

College:

Magna Cum Laude
Phi Beta Kappa
President's Honor Roll
Who's Who
Outstanding Academic Achievement Award
Dean's List

Board Certification:

American Board of Radiology

Subspecialty Certification:

American Board of Radiology Certificate of Added Qualifications,Vascular and Interventional Radiology

Professional Memberships:

Radiological Society of North America
American College of Radiology
South Florida Radiological Society
American Medical Association
Palm Beach County Radiology Society

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GEORGE KHORIATY, M.D.

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Interventional Radiology Fellowship:

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center (Denver, CO)

Radiology Residency:

State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn (New York, NY)

Internal Medicine Internship:

Long Island Jewish Medical Center (New Hyde Park, NY)

Medical Education:

State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn (New York, NY)

Undergraduate Education:

State University of New York at Binghamton (Binghamton, NY)


Board Certification:

American Board of Radiology

Licensures:

Florida Board of Medicine
New York State Board of Medicine

Honors/Awards:

Certificate of Appreciation for Outstanding Service and Dedication presented by Kings County Hospital Center, March 30, 2000 Alpha Omega Alpha (National Honor Medical Society)

Professional Organizations:

Society of Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology
American Society of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology
American College of Radiology
Florida Radiological Society
American Medical Association

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JOSEPH KLEINMAN, M.D.

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Subspecialty :

MRI/ CT/ Ultrasound

Undergraduate Education:

City University of New York

Medical School:

Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, Illinois Graduation Year: 1987

Residency:

Mt Sinai Medical Center: Miami Beach, Florida 1987-1991

HONORS:

Residency:

Mt. Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, Fl
Chief Fellow (4th year) Diagnostic Radiology
Chief Resident Diagnostic Radiology
President, Mt. Sinai House Staff Association
Diplomat of National Board of Medical Examiners

Medical School:

Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Medical Society
Graduated with Distinction, Top Tenth Percentile
Dean's Award for Excellence
Dean's Appointment to Admission Selection Committee

College:

City University of New York
Queens College
Cum Laude
President Medical Awareness Committee
Biology Excellence Award

Professional Association:

Boca Radiology Group

APPOINTMENTS:

Chairman, Department of Radiology, Boca Raton Community Hospital 2000 - Present
Medical Executive Committee 2000-Present
Chief Operating Officer, Boca Radiology Group
Specialty Medical Director-Radiology for Applied Medico Legal Solutions-Risk Retention Group 2003-Present
Affiliate Clinical Assistant Professor-FAU 2005-Present.

SOCIETIES:

American Medical Association
Radiological Society of North America
Florida Medical Association
American Roentgen Ray Society

BOARD CERTIFICATION:

American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology

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RICHARD S. LEVINE, M.D., F.A.C.R.

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Fellowship:

Neuroradiology – Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Residency:

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Internship:

Presbyterian University of Pennsylvania Medical Center [flexible] (Philadelphia, PA)

Medical School:

University of Rochester (Rochester, NY)

Undergraduate Education:

University of Rochester – BA with distinction in Mathematics and Biology (Rochester, NY)

Board Certification:

National Board of Medical Examiners
American Board of Radiology
Certificate of Added Qualifications in Neuradiology (1995, 2005)
Meeting qualifications for Maintenance of Certification in Diagnostic Radiology and Neuroradiology, 2015

Honors:

Eagle Scout
Cum Laude
Fellow of American College of Radiology

Membership in Professional Organizations:

Radiology Society of North America
American Roentgen Ray Society
Amercan Society of Neuroradiology, Senior Member
American Society of Pediatric Neuroradiology
American Society of Head and Neck Radiology
American College of Radiology
Florida Radiologic Society (Alternate ACR Councilor)
Missouri Radiologic Society (Past President and ACR Councilor)
American Medical Association
Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine

Publications & Presentations:

  • Levine, R.S., Morgan, J., Udkow, G. Neonatal narcotic withdrawal syndrome. Clinical Pharmacology Reports, Volume 5 (8), 1976. Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
  • Levine, R.S., Pollack, H.M., Banner, M.P. Transient ureteral obstruction after ureteral stenting. American Journal of Roentgenology 138:323-327, 1982.
  • Levine, R.S., Rosenberg, H.K., Zimmerman, R.A., Stanford, A.N. Complications of Citrobacter meningitis in infants: Assessment by real-time cranial sonography correlated with CT. American Journal of Neuroradiology 4: 668-671, 1983.
  • Rosenberg, H.K., Levine, R.S., Stoltz, K., Smith, D.R. Bacterial meningitis in infants: sonographic features. American Journal of Neuroradiology 4: 822-825, 1983.
  • Zimmerman, R.A., Bilaniuk, L.T., Goldberg, H.I., Grossman, R.I., Levine, R.S., Lynch, R., Edelstein, W., Bottomley, P., Redington, R. Cerebral NMR: Early results with a 0.12 Tesla resistive system. American Journal of Roentgenology 141:1187-1193, 1983; American Journal of Neuroradiology 5:1-7, 1984.
  • Levine, R.S., Powers T., Rosenberg, H.K., Siegel, C.A., Bilaniuk, L.T. The cryptophthalmos syndrome. American Journal of Roentgenology 143:375-376, 1984.
  • Zimmerman, R.A., Grossman, R.I., Goldberg, H.I., Lynch, R., Levine, R.S., Samuel, L. Comparison of neuroradiologic digital subtraction angiography with conventional film-screen subtraction arteriography. Neuroradiology 26:457-462, 1984.
  • Zimmerman, R.A., Bilaniuk, L.T., Grossman, R.I., Levine, R.S., Lynch, R. Goldberg, H.I., Samuels, L., Edelstein, W., Bottomley, P., Redington, R.W. Resistive NMR of intracranial hematomas. Neuroradiology 27:16-20, 1985.
  • Levine, R.S., Abramowicz, C.J., Pollack, H.M., Banner, M.P., Wills, J.S., Ristin, N.I. Bullet Colic. Urologic Radiology 7:16-18, 1985.
  • Levine, R.S., Geremia, G., McNeill, T.W. Cervical Diastematomyelia. Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography 9:592-594, 1985.
  • Goldstein, M.F., Atkins, P.C., Cogen, F.C., Kornstein, M.J., Levine, R.S.,Zweiman, B. Allergic Aspergillus sinusitis. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 76:515-524, 1985.
  • Haughton, V.M., Rimm, A.A., Sobocinski, K.A., Papke, R.A., Daniels, D.L., Williams, A.L.,Lynch, R., Levine, R.S. A blinded clinical comparison of MR Imaging and CT in Neuroradiology. Radiology 160:751-755, 1986.
  • Sohn, D.G., Logan, W., Levine, R. S. Stroke in the young: an usual presentation. Res Medica 3 (3):25-28, 1986.
  • Applewhite, T.A., Picker, S., Dunn, R.C., Jr., Levine, R.S. The tethered spinal cord and related dysraphic anomalies. Res Medica 3 (5): 29-36, 1988.
  • Levine, R.S. and Thomasson, J.L. Magnetic resonance imaging 1988: Gastrointestinal images and applications. Res Medica 4 (3): 2-15, 1988.
  • Levine, R.S., Gresick R, Thomasson, J.L., Diemer, D.P., Martin, D.M. Lipomas of the cerebellopontine angle and internal auditory canal: Magnetic resonance imaging features. Skull Base Surgery 3(Supp.): 22, 1993.
  • Levine, R.S. Three-dimensional imaging: a description and case reports. Res Medica 7: 2-11, 1993.
  • Sharafuddin, M.J.A., Diemer, D.P., Levine, R.S., Wu, D., Thomasson, J.L. Fat-suppressed single-echo fast spin echo magnetic resonance imaging for imaging of parotid lesions. American Journal Roentgenol 163(Supp): 89, 1994.
  • Sharafuddin, M.J.A., Diemer, D.P., Levine, R.S., Thomasson, J.L, Williams, A.L. Fat-suppressed, single-echo, long TR, fast spin echo magnetic resonance imaging for parotid gland lesions. American Journal Neurorad 16: 1895-1902, 1995.
  • Bigelow, D.C., Eisen, M.D., Smith, P.G., Yousem, D.M., Levine, R.S., Jackler, R.K., Kennedy, D.W., Kotapka, M.J. Lipomas of the internal auditory canal and cerebellopontine angle. Laryngoscope. 108(10):1459-69, 1998

BOOK CHAPTER:

  • Levine, R.S. and Grossman, R.I. Cranial and facial injury. Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America 3:447-473, 1985.
  • Smith, P.G., Diemer, D.P., Schwaber, M.K., Levine, R.S. Clinical Evaluation of Paragangliomas of the Lateral Skull Base. Comprehensive Management of Head and Neck Tumors, Chapter 19. W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, 1999.

PRESENTATIONS: REFEREED (NATIONAL MEETINGS)

  • "Transient ureteral edema and obstruction following percutaneous ureteral stenting," R.S. Levine, H.M. Pollack, and M.P. Banner. American Roentgen Ray Society Meeting, San Francisco, CA, March 1981.
  • "Complications of Citrobacter meningitis in infants: documentation of evolution by real-time cranial sonography with computed tomography correlation," R.S. Levine, A.S. Stanford, H.K. Rosenberg. 17th Congress of the European Society of Pediatric Radiology, Prague, Czechoslovakia, March, 1982; XII Symposium Neuroradiologicum, Washington, D.C., October 1982.
  • "Real-time ultrasound findings in bacterial meningitis in infants," H.K. Rosenberg, R.S. Levine, K. Stoltz, D.R. Smith. American Institute for Ultrasound in Medicine meeting, Denver, CO, October 1982; XII Symposium Neuroradiologicum, Washington, D.C., October 1982.
  • "Bacterial meningitis in infants: sonographic features," H.K. Rosenberg, R.S. Levine, K. Stoltz, D.R. Smith, A.N. Stanford. 20th Congress of the European Society of Pediatric Radiology, Paris, France, May 5-7, 1983.
  • "Neurosonography of the asphyxiated infant," H.K. Rosenberg, T. Swartz, R.S. Levine. American Institute for Ultrasound in Medicine meeting, New York, October 1983.
  • "Cerebral NMR: comparison of high and low field strengths," R.A. Zimmerman, L.T. Bilaniuk, R.S. Levine, R.W. Redington, W. Edelstein, P. Bottomley, S. Smith. Radiological Society of North America, 69th Scientific Assembly and Annual meeting, Chicago, IL, November 15, 1983.
  • "MR in the evaluation of spinal cord compression," R.G. Ramsey, M.S. Huckman, E.J. Russell, R.S. Levine. Radiological Society of North America, 70th Scientific Assembly and Annual meeting, Washington, D.C., November 25, 1984.
  • "MR and CT compared in neuroradiologic imaging," V.M. Haughton, A.A. Rimm, A. Papke, D.L. Daniels, A.L. Williams, R. Lynch, R.S. Levine. Radiological Society of North America, 70th Scientific Assembly and Annual meeting, Washington, D.C., November 26, 1984.
  • "Association of venous and cavernous hemangiomas," H.I. Goldberg, R.I. Grossman, R.S. Levine, R.A. Zimmerman. 23rd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Neuroradiology, New Orleans, LA, February 20, 1985.
  • "Magnetic resonance imaging of the post-operative skull base: the value of fat-suppressed contrast enhanced T1-weighting imaging," R.S. Levine, M. Farnham, D.P. Diemer, J.L. Thomasson, R.J. Kletzker, Jr., P.G. Smith, D.M. Martin. North American Skull Base Society, 1993 Annual Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona, February 13, 1993.
  • “Fat-suppressed single-echo fast spin echo magnetic resonance imaging for imaging of parotid lesions.” M.J.A. Sharafuddin, D.P. Diemer, R.S. Levine, D. Wu, J.L. Thomasson. Annual Meeting, American Roentgen Ray Society, April 26, 1994.
  • “Magnetic Resonance Imaging in inflammatory lesions of the parotid gland.” M.J.A. Sharafuddin, D.P. Diemer, R.S. Levine, L.A. Wibbenmeyer, J.L. Thomasson, D.S. Martin, A.L. Williams. Annual meeting of the American Society of Neuroradiology, April 26, 1995.
    “Magnetic Resonance Imaging of parotid gland lesions with emphasis on differentiating features.” M.J.A. Sharafuddin, D.P. Diemer, L.A. Wibbenmeyer, R.S. Levine, J.L. Thomasson, Omidi, C.J., A.L. Williams. Annual meeting of the American Society of Neuroradiology, April 26, 1995.
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ALEX LEWIS, M.D.

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Body MRI Fellowship:

Stanford University Department of Radiology

Palo Alto, CA

Radiology Residency:

Medical University of South Carolina Department of Radiology

Charleston, SC

Transitional Year Program

Medical University of South Carolina/Trident Hospital

Charleston, SC

Medical School:

Emory University School of Medicine

Degree: Doctor of Medicine, Cum Laude

Atlanta, GA

Business School:

Emory Goizeuta Business School

Degree: Masters of Business Administration, Magna Cum Laude

Atlanta, GA

Undergraduate:

Vanderbilt University

Degree: Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude

Nashville, TN

PUBLICATIONS:

Kevin G Garrett, MD; Carlo N De Cecco, MD; Justin  R. Silverman, BA; Aleksander  W Krazinski, BA; Lucas  L Geyer, MD; Alex  J Lewis, MD, MBA; Gary  F Headden, MD; James  G Ravenel, MD; Pal  Suranyi, MD, PhD; Felix  G Meinel, MD. Radiology Residents' Performance in the Interpretation of On-Call "Triple-Rule-Out" CT Studies in Patients with Acute Chest Pain. Academic Radiology. Submitted for Publication.

 

Geyer L, Schoepf UJ, Silverman J, Krazinski A, Blanke P, Lewis A, De Cecco N, Ebersberger U, Costello P, Bamberg F, Steinberg D. Low volume contrast medium protocol for comprehensive cardiac and aortoiliac assessment in the context of transcatheter aortic valve replacement. European Journal of Radiology. Submitted for publication.

 

Ebersberger U, Lewis AJ, Flowers BA, Cho YJ, Wince WB, Schoepf UJ. Spontaneous Multivessel Coronary Artery Dissection Causing Massive Myocardial Infarction. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Feb 5;61(5):589. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2012.06.069. PMID:  23369420.

 

Lerakis S, Kalogeropoulos A, El-Chami M, Georgiopoulou V, Abraham A, Lynch S, Lewis, A. Transthoracic Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography in Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery. Obes Surg. 2008 Feb 13; 18270785 (P,S,E,B,D)

 

Lerakis S, Kalogeropoulos A, El-Chami M, Georgiopoulou V, Abraham A, Lynch S, Lewis, A.. Transthoracic Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography in Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery. Obes Surg. 2007 Nov ;17 (11):1475-81 18219774 (P,S,E,B)

BOARD CERTIFICATION:

American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology

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RAVINDER SINGH MAHAL, M.D.

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Fellowship:

Women's Imaging, Mayo Clinic-Scottsdale (Scottsdale, AZ)

Radiology Residency:

University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)

Internship:

University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)

Medical School:

Ohio State University College of Medicine (Columbus, Ohio)

Undergraduate:

Wright State University (Dayton, Ohio), B.S. Biological Sciences Summa Cum Laude

Professional Memberships:

Radiological Society of North America
American Roentgen Ray Society
American College of Radiology

Publications:

  • Jenkins RH, Mahal RS, MacEneaney PM. Noninvasive imaging of carotid artery disease: critically appraised topic. Can Assoc Radiol J. 2003 Apr;54(2):121-3
  • Mahal, RS, Stacy GS. Staging of Primary Bone Tumors; An Illustrative Review. AJR 2006; 186:967-976.
  • Mahal RS, Pockaj B, Roberts CC. "Spontaneously Shrinking" Breast Mass: Unusual Presentation of Invasive Tubular Carcinoma". Submitted for publication. Also receive 1st place as poster presentation at Arizona Excellence Day.
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WILLIAM H. MCFEE, M.D.

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Appointments:

Director, Ultrasound Department

Special Clinical Interests:

Ultrasound, Body CT, MRI, Interventional Radiology

Fellowship:

Body Imaging (MRI,CT,Ultrasound) - Cornell Medical Center (New York City)

Residency:

University of South Florida (Tampa, FL)

Medical School:

University of Tennessee (Memphis, TN)

Undergraduate Education:

King College (Bristol, TN)

Board Certification:

American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology

Subspecialty Certification:

American Board of Radiology Certificate of Added Qualifications, Vascular and Interventional Radiology

Honors:

Medical School:


Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
Graduated with High Honors

Undergraduate:

Graduated, Summa Cum Laude with honors in Independent Study

Professional Memberships:

Radiological Society of North America
American College of Radiology
Palm Beach County Radiological Society

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STEVEN D. NEEDELL, M.D.

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Appointments:

Director, Musculoskeletal Imaging

Special Clinical Interests:

Orthopaedic, Foot & Ankle (Podiatric), Metal Imaging (MARS), Rheumatologic Imaging; MRI

Board Certification:

American Board of Radiology

Fellowship:

Musculoskeletal Imaging & MRI - Jackson Memorial Hospital (Miami, FL),
Memorial Regional Hospital (Hollywood, FL),

Residency:

Mt. Sinai Medical Center (Miami Beach, FL)

Medical School:

Tulane University School of Medicine (New Orleans, LA)

Undergraduate Education:

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)

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LAWRENCE H. OLIVER, M.D.

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Subspecialty:

Women’s Imaging

Undergraduate Education:

Columbia College (New York, New York)

Medical School:

State University of New York at Buffalo (Buffalo, New York)

Internship:

Long Island Jewish-Hillside Medical Center (New Hyde Park, New York)

Residency:

Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Bronx Municipal Hospital Center (Bronx, New York)

Military Experience:

Lieutenant Commander, US Navy

Honors:

Intern of the Year

Licensure:

Florida

Professional Organizations:

American College of Radiology
Radiological Society of North America
American Medical Association

Board Certification:

American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology

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YALE POLLAK, M.D.

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Fellowship:

Body MRI, Boston Medical Center (Boston, MA)

Residency:

Mount Sinai Medical Center (Miami Beach, FL)

Fellowship:

Body MRI, Boston Medical Center (Boston, MA)

Residency:

Mount Sinai Medical Center (Miami Beach, FL)

Internship:

Lenox Hill Hospital (NYC, NY)

Medical School:

University of Florida College of Medicine (Gainesville, Florida)

Undergraduate Education:

University of Texas (Austin, Texas)

Board Certification:

American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology Cardiac CT Certificate of Advanced Proficiency, American College of Radiology December 2012

Honors & Awards:

Recipient of the 2001 Mount Sinai Radiology Neuroanatomy award
Spring 1994 University of Texas awarded sum cum laude
Fall 1993 University of Texas awarded cum laude et magna

Publications & Presentations:

  • M.A. Cura, A. Cura, A. Bugnone, E. Alvarez, T. Dalsaso, Y. Pollak. Role of MR Imaging in Patient Selection for Uterine Fibroid Embolization. Presented at the 2005 Society of Interventional Radiology Annual Meeting.
  • Pollak YD, Kaplan GS. Evaluation of myocardial perfusion defects and wall motion abnormalities detected on pulmonary angiograms using 16-row MDCT scanner. Presented at 32nd Annual meeting & Scientific Sessions for the North American Society of Cardiac Imaging, October 2004. Kaplan GS, Smoak WM, Leighton SJ, Pollak YD, Viamonte M. The Scintigraphic Gamut of Sternal Lesions. Educational Exhibit presented at RSNA 2004.
  • Kaplan GS, Smoak WM , Leighton SJ, Pollak YD , Viamonte M. The many faces of Paget’s Disease of Bone on Nuclear Scintigraphy with Plain Film Correlation. Educational Exhibit presented at RSNA 2004. Certificate of merit awarded for presentation by the RSNA panel of judges.
  • Functional MRI Demonstration of Visual Field Plasticity in Two Patients with Cortical Dysplasia. Kaplan GS, Altman NR, Bernal B, Pacheco E, Pollak YP. Presentation at ARRS 2004.
  • Kaplan G., Agatson A., Viamonte M., Pollak Y. Elevated C-Reactive Protein Levels are associated with Elevated with EBCT Calcium Score Age and Sex Adjusted Percentiles in Patients with Clinically Documented Coronary Artery Disease. Scientific Exhibit at ARRS 2003.
  • Pollak Y. Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformations: A State-of-of-the-Art-Review of the Various Diagnostic Imaging Modalities and Available Therapeutic Embolic Options. Radiology Dec;225(p):695. Educational Exhibit presented at RSNA 2002.
  • Pollak Y, Katzen B, Pollak W. High-output congestive failure in a patient with pulmonary arteriovenous malformations. Cardiol Rev 2002 May-Jun;10(3):188-92.
  • Pollak Y, Comeau CR, Wolff SD. Staphylococcus aureus Endocarditis of the Aortic Valve Diagnosed on MR Imaging. AJR 2002 Dec;179(6):1647.
  • Pollak Y.,Wolff S. Contrast-enhanced MRA shifts imaging paradigm, improves management. Diagnostic Imaging 2001 December; 23:35-41
  • Crutchley D.J., Conanan L.B., Pollak Y., et al. Potassium Channel Blockers Inhibit Tissue Factor Expression by Human Monocytic Cells. Blood 1993 Nov;82(10):273.
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NEELIMA REDDY, M.D.

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Professional Experience:

Mt Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL

Attending Physician, Department of Radiology

Body/Women’s Imaging; Breast Imaging and General Radiology

Section Chief Ultrasound

Fellowship & Advanced Training:

Breast Imaging; Body/Women’s Imaging, Mt Sinai Medical Center: Miami Beach, FL

Residency:

Mt Sinai Medical Center: Miami Beach, FL

Transitional Year:

Maryland General Hospital, University of Maryland Medical System Intern, Baltimore, MD

Education:

Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research Pondicherry, India – M.B.B.S.

HONORS:

6/13 Mt Sinai Medical Center

Attending of the Year

Miami Beach, FL

 

6/12 Mt Sinai Medical Center

Attending of the Year

Miami Beach, FL

 

6/10 Mt Sinai Medical Center

Howard Kane Resident of the Year

Miami Beach, FL

 

6/07 Mt Sinai Medical Center

Neuroanatomy Achievement Award

Miami Beach, FL

 

6/06 Maryland General Hospital, University of Maryland Medical System

Intern of the Year

Baltimore, MD

 

2/03 Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research

Certificate of Honor in General Surgery and Pathology

Distinction at the Medical University Exams Pediatrics and Biochemistry

Pondicherry, India

Publication:

Chukus A, Tirada N, Reddy N. Uncommon Implantation Sites of Ectopic Pregnancies: Thinking Beyond the Complex Adnexal Mass. Radiographics. 2015 May-Jun;35(3):946-59

Board Certification:

American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology

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DAN RUDENSKY, M.D.

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Fellowship: MRI (Musculoskeletal, Body, Neuroradiology)

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (Philadelphia, PA)

Fellowship: Body Imaging

Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center (New York, New York)

Residency:

Chief Resident, Department of Radiology

Montefiore Medical Center (Bronx, NY)

Medical School:

Doctor of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Bronx, NY)

Undergraduate:

Queens College of the City University of New York (New York, NY)

Certification:

American Board of Radiology


National Board of Medical Examiners

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MATTHEW SAADY, M.D.

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Medical School:

Medical College of Virginia (Richmond, VA)

Undergraduate Education:

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA) Biochemistry

Fellowships:

Breast Imaging, Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Virginia Commonwealth University

Residency:

Virginia Commonwealth University

Residency:

Virginia Commonwealth University

Internship:

Riverside Regional Hospital (Newport News, VA) Transitional Year

Academic Appointments:

Instructor in Radiology, Virginia Commonwealth University 2004-5
Part Time Assistant Professor, Medical College of Virginia, Physiology 1998

Board Certification:

American Board of Radiology

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SABRINA SAIDA, M.D.

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Residency: Diagnostic Radiology:

University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital (Miami, Florida), Chief Resident

Fellowship: Magnetic Resonance Imaging:

University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital (Miami, Florida)

Medical School:

University of Florida College of Medicine (Gainesville, Florida)

Undergraduate Education:

Emory University, (Atlanta, Georgia)

Board Certification:

American Board of Radiology

Professional Affiliations:

Radiological Society of North America
American Medical Association

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KATHY J. SCHILLING, M.D.

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Appointments:

Medical Director of Imaging and Intervention, Women's Center/ Center for Breast Care

Special Clinical Interests:

Breast Imaging and Intervention

Fellowship:

Imaging (MRI,CT,Ultrasound) - Mt. Sinai Medical Center (Miami Beach, FL)

Residency:

Mt. Sinai Medical Center (Miami Beach, FL)
Diagnostic Radiology

Internship:

Jackson Memorial Hospital (Miami, FL)
Internal Medicine

Medical School:

University of Miami (Miami, FL)

Undergraduate Education:

Hanover College (Hanover, IN)

Honors:

BA, Cum Laude

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JONATHAN SHAPIR, M.D.

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Fellowship:

Neuroradiology-Montreal Neurological Institute (Montreal, Quebec)

Residency:

Jewish General Hospital (Montreal, Quebec)

Internship:

Rotating Internship-Jewish General Hospital (Montreal, Quebec)

Medical School:

McGill University (Montreal, Quebec)

Undergraduate Education:

McGill University (Montreal, Quebec)

Academic Appointments:

Assistant Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
Assistant Professor of Radiology, University of Chicago

Honors and Awards:

The George Marina Memorial Award for outstanding contribution to radiology resident education- Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA

Board Certification:

American Board of Radiology
Certificate of Added Qualifications in Pediatric Radiology

Professional Memberships:

Radiological Society of North America
American Roentgen Ray Society
Society of Pediatric Radiologists

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CRAIG SILVERMAN, M.D.

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Special Clinical Interests:

Neuroradiologic imaging, particularly head and neck
Carotid/cerebral angiography and intervention
Carotid angioplasty/stenting
Head and neck tumor embolization
Intra-arterial stroke therapy

Certification:

Certificate of Added Qualifications in Neuroradiology
Diplomate, American Board of Radiology
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners

Fellowship:

Neuroradiology - Shands Teaching Hospital, University of Florida College of Medicine (Gainesville, FL)

Residency:

Bridgeport Hospital (Bridgeport, CT)

Medical School:

University of South Florida College of Medicine (Tampa, FL)

Undergraduate Education:

University of Miami (Coral Gables, FL)

Professional Organizations:

American Society of Neuroradiology, Senior Member
Radiologic Society of North America
American Roentgen Ray Society
American College of Radiology

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JULIETTE THE, M.D.

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Medical School:

University of Florida School of Medicine: Gainesville, FL

Internship:

University of North Carolina Hospital: Chapel Hill, NC

Residency:

New York Presbyterian Hospital: New York, NY

Fellowship:

Women's Imaging, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center: New York, NY

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SURYA VAIDYANATHAN, MD

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Medical School:

UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School: Piscataway, NJ

Internship:

Albert Einstein Medical Center: Philadelphia, PA

Residency:

Albert Einstein Medical Center: Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship:

Women's Imaging, Emory University: Atlanta, GA

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MARIA VICTORIA VELASQUEZ, M.D.

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Appointments:

Breast Imaging, Women's Imaging/Center for Breast Care
Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology, University of Miami School of Medicine (Miami, FL)

Fellowship:

Thoracic and Breast Imaging Jackson Memorial Medical Center (Miami, FL)

Residency:

Diagnostic Radiology. Jackson Memorial Medical Center (Miami, FL)
Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud. Medellín, Colombia

Internship:

Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud. Medellín, Colombia

Medical School:

Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud. Medellín, Colombia

Board Certification::

American Board of Radiology.

Honors:

Dr Sarah E. Howell Award for Outstanding Service and Care
Dean's List. Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud

Membership in Professional Organizations:

American Roentgen Ray Society
Society of Breast Imaging
American Medical Association

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JONATHAN I. WIENER, M.D.

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Appointments:

Director of Neuroradiology and MRI, Boca Raton Regional Hospital Associate Clinical Professor of Radiology, Florida Atlantic University School of Medicine (Boca Raton, FL)

Special Clinical Interests:

Post processing and visualization
MRI pulse sequence development
Stroke imaging and Intervention

Neuroradiology:

Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology (St. Louis, Missouri)

Radiology:

Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology (St. Louis, Missouri)

Internal Medicine:

Montefiore Medical Center

Medical School:

S.U.N.Y., Downstate (New York, NY)

 

Undergraduate:

CUNY Brooklyn College (Brooklyn, NY)

BS, Chemistry; Summa Cum Laude

Board Certification:

American Board of Radiology
American Society of Neuroradiology - Senior Member
Certificate of Added Qualifications in Neuradiology

Honors:

Alpha Omega Alpha
Cum Laude
N.Y. State Regents Scholarship
Summa Cum Laude
Sattler Award for Research

Membership in Professional Organizations:

Radiology Society of North America
American Roentgen Ray Society
Amercan Society of Neuroradiology
American College of Radiology
Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine

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FARRAH WOLF, M.D.

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Fellowship:

Body Imaging and Tumor Ablation, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital

Vascular & Interventional Radiology, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital

Residency:

Diagnostic Imaging, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital

Research Fellow, Department of Diagnostic Imaging / Tumor Ablation Service, Rhode Island Hospital

Internship:

General Surgery, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital    

Medical School:

Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Doctor of Medicine

Undergraduate:

Brown University, Bachelor of Science, Biology

Board Certification::

American Board of Radiology.

Honors:

Dr Sarah E. Howell Award for Outstanding Service and Care
Dean's List. Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud

Membership in Professional Organizations:

American Roentgen Ray Society
Society of Breast Imaging
American Medical Association

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