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Dushyant V. Sahani, MD

  • Phone: 617-726-8396
Departments
Radiology

Specialties

  • Cancer Center
  • Sarcoma and Connective Tissue Oncology
  • Gastrointestinal Cancers
Clinical Interests
Hepatobiliary and Pancreas Imaging with
special focus on CT, MRI and PET
Angiogenesis imaging with CT and MRI
Assess response of novel treatment methods in cancer
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MBBS, Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Medical College
Residency, Tata Memorial Cancer Institute
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, P.D. Hinduja National Hospital
Board Certifications
Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology
Gender
Male
Foreign Languages
Hindi
Patient Age Group
Adult
Accepting New Patients
No

Mass General research: Image reconstruction slashes chest CT radiation

An image processing technique called ASIR allows radiologists to reduce radiation levels in chest CT exams without sacrificing image quality or diagnostic confidence, according to a paper just published by Mass General researchers.

Europe Bans X-Ray Body Scanners Used At Logan

Europe's X-ray body scanners, also known as backscatter machines, are banned in 27 countries. It's an abundance of caution in response to mounting concerns they may pose a public health risk.

Safety: Children and CT Scans

Dushyant Sahani, MD, Director of CT at Massachusetts General Hospital Imaging, answers parents’ questions on the June 2012 study in The Lancet that found that children who get several CT scans have a slightly higher chance of brain cancer and leukemia in later life.

Survey examines primary care perspectives on radiology reporting

According to a study conducted by Mass General Imaging researchers, primary care physicians prefer to deliver the results of radiology exams to patients.

Study points to the importance of radiation-dose reduction in pediatric CT scans

Published by JAMA Pediatrics, a large study to quantify trends in the use of pediatric CT scans links associated radiation exposure with future cancer risk.

Study examines parental understanding of potential CT risks

A recent study in Pediatrics found that half of parents are aware of the potential increase in future cancer risk associated with pediatric CT scans.

Radiological Associates
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-726-8396
Phone 2: 617-726-3937
Fax: 617-726-4891