Radiology Personnel

Dushyant Sahani, M.D.

Department Chair and Professor


Abdominal Imaging

Biography

Dushyant Sahani, M.D., is a professor and chair of radiology at the University of Washington since 2019.  He is currently involved in investigating new CT technologies such as multi-energy scanners and their impact on patient care, patient safety, healthcare cost and outcomes. 

Dr. Sahani has contributed more than 345 peer reviewed original articles and reviews to medical literature, numerous book chapters, and he has co-edited two textbooks. His work has appeared in journals such as the New England Journal of Medicine, Nature Medicine, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Hepatology, Radiology, American Journal of Roentgenology, Annals of Surgery, Investigative Radiology, and European Journal of Radiology. He has delivered more than 300 lectures nationally and internationally. He has been a visiting professor at numerous universities in the United States and abroad.  He served as 2008-2009 “Visiting Professor” of the Society of Abdominal Radiology and the 2016 International Visiting Professor for the Radiological Society of North America. 

He is an associate editor for Abdominal Imaging, serves on the editorial board of JCAT and is a reviewer for more than 25 scientific journals. Dr. Sahani is also a fellow member of all leading radiological societies including: ACR, ARRS, CMR, ESGR, NERRS, RSNA, SABI (formerly SCBT/MR) and SGR. In 2005 and 2007, he earned a research award from the Society of Gastrointestinal Radiology, and a Hounsfield award from the Society of Computed Body Tomography and MR in 2005. Dr. Sahani is the past president of SCBT-MR and Vice President for International Society of Computed Tomography (ISCT). 

Recent Publications (via Semantic Scholar)



Point-of-Care Virtual Radiology Consultations in Primary Care: A Feasibility Study of a New Model for Patient-Centered Care in Radiology.
D. Daye, Evita Joseph, E. Flores, et al. - Published 2021 - JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF RADIOLOGY : JACR

Quantitative dual-energy CT techniques in the abdomen
G. Toia, A. Mileto, Carolyn L. Wang, et al. - Published 2021 - ABDOMINAL RADIOLOGY

Recognizing and Minimizing Artifacts at Dual-Energy CT.
A. Parakh, C. An, S. Lennartz, et al. - Published 2021 - RADIOGRAPHICS : A REVIEW PUBLICATION OF THE RADIOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF NORTH AMERICA, INC

The clinical utility of inpatient MRI following an abdominopelvic CT
HeiShun Yu, D. Rosman, Gauruv S Likhari, et al. - Published 2021 - ABDOMINAL RADIOLOGY

Dual-layer dual-energy CT for characterization of adrenal nodules: can virtual unenhanced images replace true unenhanced acquisitions?
Jinjin Cao, S. Lennartz, A. Parakh, et al. - Published 2021 - ABDOMINAL RADIOLOGY

Society of Abdominal Radiology Disease Focused Panel Survey on Clinical Utilization of Incidental Pancreatic Cyst Management Recommendations and Template Reporting.
Lyndon Luk, E. Hecht, Stella K Kang, et al. - Published 2021 - JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF RADIOLOGY : JACR

Recognizing and Minimizing Artifacts at Dual-Energy CT.
A. Parakh, C. An, S. Lennartz, et al. - Published 2021 - RADIOGRAPHICS : A REVIEW PUBLICATION OF THE RADIOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF NORTH AMERICA, INC

The clinical utility of inpatient MRI following an abdominopelvic CT
HeiShun Yu, D. Rosman, Gauruv S Likhari, et al. - Published 2021 - ABDOMINAL RADIOLOGY

Dual-Energy CT Images: Pearls and Pitfalls.
A. Parakh, S. Lennartz, C. An, et al. - Published 2021 - RADIOGRAPHICS : A REVIEW PUBLICATION OF THE RADIOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF NORTH AMERICA, INC

Virtual Unenhanced Images: Qualitative and Quantitative Comparison Between Different Dual-Energy CT Scanners in a Patient and Phantom Study.
S. Lennartz, Nisanard Pisuchpen, A. Parakh, et al. - Published 2021 - INVESTIGATIVE RADIOLOGY