Neuroradiology is a subspecialty of Radiology focusing on the diagnosis and characterization of abnormalities of the central and peripheral nervous system,spine, head and neck. A neuroradiologist uses imaging technology to help diagnose disorders of the brain,spinal cord, nerves and muscles.
What Neuroradiology Imaging Services are offered at Westchester Medical Center?
- MRI of the brain and spine
- MR Angiography (MRA) of the head and neck
- MRI and CT of the orbits, IACs/temporal bones, and sinuses
- MRI and CT of the neck soft tissues
- MR Spectroscopy
- Functional MRI (fMRI)
- Perfusion and diffusion techniques
- Contrast-enhanced techniques
- Diffusion Tensor Imaging
- 3 Tesla MR Imaging
- Lumbar Puncture
- CT of the brain and spine
- CT Angiography (CTA) of the head and neck
- CT Perfusion including Diamox Challenge
- 3D and multiplanar reconstruction
What are the common indications that would require Neuroradiology Imaging?
- Back pain
- Cerebral aneurysm
- Head and neck vascular disease
- Head and neck tumors
- Paranasal sinus disease
- Loss of vision or visual disturbance
- Hearing loss or tinnitus
- Weakness, numbness, or tingling
Neuroradiologists are highly trained physicians who have completed diagnostic radiology residency training as well as additional subspecialty fellowship training. At Westchester Medical Center, each of our neuroradiologists has received extensive training in this highly complex subspecialty. Our goal is to help provide superior patient care through diagnosis and collaboration regarding imaging and treatment options. We provide a full array of innovative diagnostic imaging modalities and procedures that can identify the primary pathology underlying patients’physical signs and symptoms.
Michael Tenner, M.D. | Attending Physician | Section Chief
Dr. Michael Tenner is the Director of the Division of Neuroradiology at Westchester Medical Center and Professor of Radiology and Neurosurgery at New York Medical College. Dr. Tenner’s interests include stroke, carotid stenosis, cerebral aneurysm, arterial venous malformations, brain and central nervous system disease and tumor evaluations.
||Shalabh Bobra, M.D. | Attending Physician
Dr. Shalabh Bobra is an attending Neuroradiologist at Westchester Medical Center and Assistant Professor of Radiology at New York Medical College. His interests include the use of advanced CT and MRI techniques in the evaluation of Stroke, Brain Tumors, Epilepsy, Multiple Sclerosis and Pediatric Brain Disorders.
||Hasit Mehta, M.D. | Attending Physician
Dr. Hasit Mehta is an Attending Neuroradiologist at Westchester Medical Center and Assistant Professor of Radiology, Neurosurgery and Neurology at New York Medical College. Dr. Mehta’s interests include advanced MR imaging including MR perfusion, MR spectroscopy, Diffusion Tensor Imaging and Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
||Dr. Pamela Nguyen is an attending Neuroradiologist at Westchester Medical Center and Assistant Professor of Radiology at New York Medical College. Dr. Nguyen received her training at the University of Illinois Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, IL, and fellowship training in Neuroradiology at Northwestern University Hospitals, Chicago, IL. She is Board certified by the American Board of Radiology with Certificate of added qualifications in Neuroradiology. Dr. Nguyen’s interest includes Pediatric Neuroradiology.
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