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Brian B. Ghoshhajra, MD, MBA

  • Service Chief, Cardiovascular Imaging, Department of Radiology
  • Program Director, Cardiac Imaging Fellowship, Department of Radiology






Centers & Specialties

Heart Center

Vascular Center

Clinical Interests
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Non-invasive vascular imaging
  • Emergency radiology
  • Radiation Dose Protection
  • Cardiac computed tomography (Cardiac CT)
  • Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (Cardiac MRI)
Medical Education
  • MBA, Case Western Reserve University
  • MD, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Western Pennsylvania Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • BMC HealthNet Mass Health MCO/ACO
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Commonwealth Care Alliance
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - New York
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • OSW - Vermont
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
  • Well Sense Pediatrics

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

Patient Age Group
Adult and Pediatric
Provider Gender


Dr. Ghoshhajra is a board-certified Diagnostic Radiologist, with advanced training in Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (CT) and Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI).

Dr. Ghoshhajra specializes in the use of advanced cross-sectional imaging techniques (including Ultrasonography, CT, and MRI) to non-invasively diagnose diseases of the blood vessels and heart. His clinical interests include advanced non-invasive imaging for coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular and venous disease, and congenital heart disease.

His training includes a Transitional Residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pittsburgh, PA, Diagnostic Radiology Residency at the Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA, and a National Institutes of Health - sponsored Clinical and Research Fellowship in Cardiovascular Imaging at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA.  He also holds a Masters in Business Administration from the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH.  He is board certified by the American Board of Radiology and the Certification Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, and has published numerous scientific articles and book chapters on cardiovascular imaging.  He serves on the Board of Directors of the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography.

Dr. Ghoshhajra is the Service Chief for Cardiovascular Imaging in the Department of Radiology and is the Program Director for the Cardiovascular Imaging Fellowship.

Research & Publications

Research Summary
  • Myocardial stress perfusion CT and MRI
  • Cardiac MRI optimization
  • Cardiac CT radiation dose reduction and efficiency
  • Advanced Imaging for Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Dual-Energy Cardiac CT
  • Emergency Cardiac CT Angiography
  • Non-Invasive Vascular Imaging
  • Ultra-low contrast dose computed tomography

View my most recent publications at PubMed

Publications on Google Scholar 


News & Events


Radiological Associates
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone 1: 617-726-5954
Phone 2: 617-726-8354

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