MEDICAL SERVICES

EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • Seton Hall University , 1976 , South Orange , NJ

Medical School

  • Georgetown University School of Medicine , 1981 , Washington , DC

Residency

Surgical
  • Georgetown University School of Medicine , 1983 , Washington , DC

Residency

Chief Resident
  • New England Deaconess Hospital , 1991 , Boston , MA

Fellowship

Pediatric Radiology
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 1993 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology
  • American Board of Radiology, Pediatric Radiology

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. The pediatric stomach - congenital abnormalities. Pediatr Radiol. 2021 Aug 05. View abstract
  2. Temporal Pattern of Radiographic Findings of Costochondral Junction Rib Fractures on Serial Skeletal Surveys in Suspected Infant Abuse. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2021 06; 216(6):1649-1658. View abstract
  3. Imaging features of pathologically proven pediatric splenic masses. Pediatr Radiol. 2020 08; 50(9):1284-1292. View abstract
  4. The pediatric stomach - masses and mass-like pathology. Pediatr Radiol. 2020 08; 50(9):1180-1190. View abstract
  5. Fetal Echoplanar Imaging: Promises and Challenges. Top Magn Reson Imaging. 2019 Oct; 28(5):245-254. View abstract
  6. Subperiosteal new bone formation with the distal tibial classic metaphyseal lesion: prevalence on radiographic skeletal surveys. Pediatr Radiol. 2019 04; 49(4):551-558. View abstract
  7. The Distended Fetal Hypopharynx: A Sensitive and Novel Sign for the Prenatal Diagnosis of Esophageal Atresia. J Pediatr Surg. 2018 Jun; 53(6):1137-1141. View abstract
  8. Contrast enhanced ultrasound for the evaluation of blunt pediatric abdominal trauma. J Pediatr Surg. 2018 Mar; 53(3):548-552. View abstract
  9. Percent predicted lung volume changes on fetal magnetic resonance imaging throughout gestation in congenital diaphragmatic hernia. J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Jun; 52(6):933-937. View abstract
  10. Fetal lung apparent diffusion coefficient measurement using diffusion-weighted MRI at 3 Tesla: Correlation with gestational age. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2016 12; 44(6):1650-1655. View abstract
  11. Infant bone age estimation based on fibular shaft length: model development and clinical validation. Pediatr Radiol. 2016 Mar; 46(3):342-56. View abstract
  12. Fetal MRI: A Technical Update with Educational Aspirations. Concepts Magn Reson Part A Bridg Educ Res. 2014 Nov; 43(6):237-266. View abstract
  13. Safety of Enteral Feedings in Critically Ill Children Receiving Vasoactive Agents. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2016 Feb; 40(2):236-41. View abstract
  14. Multiple duplication cysts diagnosed prenatally: case report and review of the literature. Pediatr Surg Int. 2013 Apr; 29(4):397-400. View abstract
  15. Human fetal sacrococcygeal extension or 'tail' in the second trimester: prenatal diagnosis, associated findings, and clinical outcome. Prenat Diagn. 2013 Feb; 33(2):134-40. View abstract
  16. Clinical diagnosis by whole-genome sequencing of a prenatal sample. N Engl J Med. 2012 Dec 06; 367(23):2226-32. View abstract
  17. Visualization and analysis of the deforming piglet femur and hip following experimentally induced avascular necrosis of the femoral head. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2013 Jun; 60(6):1742-50. View abstract
  18. Fractures: abuse or rickets? Radiology. 2012 Aug; 264(2):615; author reply 615-7. View abstract
  19. Safety of intra-articular use of atelocollagen for enhanced tissue repair. Open Orthop J. 2012; 6:231-8. View abstract
  20. Rachitic changes, demineralization, and fracture risk in healthy infants and toddlers with vitamin D deficiency. Radiology. 2012 Jan; 262(1):234-41. View abstract
  21. The use of magnetic resonance imaging to predict ACL graft structural properties. J Biomech. 2011 Nov 10; 44(16):2843-6. View abstract
  22. Skeletal scintigraphy with 18F-NaF PET for the evaluation of bone pain in children. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011 Sep; 197(3):713-9. View abstract
  23. Whole-body MRI in suspected infant abuse. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2010 Sep; 195(3):744-50. View abstract
  24. Fetal brain volumetry through MRI volumetric reconstruction and segmentation. Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg. 2011 May; 6(3):329-39. View abstract
  25. Fetal diagnosis of penoscrotal transposition associated with perineal lipoma in one twin. Fetal Diagn Ther. 2010; 27(3):164-7. View abstract
  26. Posthemorrhagic cerebellar disruption mimicking Dandy-Walker malformation: fetal imaging and neuropathology findings. Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2010 Mar; 17(1):75-81. View abstract
  27. Femoral head deformation and repair following induction of ischemic necrosis: a histologic and magnetic resonance imaging study in the piglet. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009 Dec; 91(12):2903-14. View abstract
  28. Post-closed reduction perfusion magnetic resonance imaging as a predictor of avascular necrosis in developmental hip dysplasia: a preliminary report. J Pediatr Orthop. 2009 Jan-Feb; 29(1):14-20. View abstract
  29. Pubic ramus radiolucencies in infants: the good, the bad, and the indeterminate. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2008 Jun; 190(6):1481-6. View abstract
  30. MRI features of three paediatric intra-articular synovial lesions: a comparative study. Clin Radiol. 2008 Jul; 63(7):805-12. View abstract
  31. Osteofibrous dysplasia and adamantinoma in children and adolescents: a clinicopathologic reappraisal. Am J Surg Pathol. 2008 Mar; 32(3):363-76. View abstract
  32. MRI diagnosis of bone marrow relapse in children with ALL. Pediatr Radiol. 2008 Jan; 38(1):76-81. View abstract
  33. MRI for detection of abscess in acute osteomyelitis of the pelvis in children. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2007 Oct; 189(4):867-72. View abstract
  34. Early ischemia in growing piglet skeleton: MR diffusion and perfusion imaging. Radiology. 2007 Jan; 242(1):129-36. View abstract
  35. Collagen-platelet rich plasma hydrogel enhances primary repair of the porcine anterior cruciate ligament. J Orthop Res. 2007 Jan; 25(1):81-91. View abstract
  36. Gadolinium-enhanced MR images of the growing piglet skeleton: ionic versus nonionic contrast agent. Radiology. 2006 May; 239(2):406-14. View abstract
  37. Avulsive cortical irregularity and F-18 FDG PET. Clin Nucl Med. 2006 Feb; 31(2):87-9. View abstract
  38. Imaging of the pediatric hand: soft tissue abnormalities. Eur J Radiol. 2005 Dec; 56(3):344-57. View abstract
  39. MR imaging of congenital/developmental and acquired disorders of the pediatric hip and pelvis. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 2005 Nov; 13(4):783-97. View abstract
  40. Triad of MR arthrographic findings in patients with cam-type femoroacetabular impingement. Radiology. 2005 Aug; 236(2):588-92. View abstract
  41. Mutational analysis of C-lobe ligands of human serum transferrin: insights into the mechanism of iron release. Biochemistry. 2005 Jun 07; 44(22):8013-21. View abstract
  42. Tc-99m leukocyte imaging in acute graft versus host disease. Clin Nucl Med. 2004 Dec; 29(12):801-2. View abstract
  43. Meckel's diverticulitis: diagnosis with computed tomography and Tc-99m pertechnetate scintigraphy. Clin Nucl Med. 2004 Dec; 29(12):823-4. View abstract
  44. Young athletes with low back pain: skeletal scintigraphy of conditions other than pars interarticularis stress. Clin Nucl Med. 2004 Nov; 29(11):689-93. View abstract
  45. Rib stress fractures. Clin Nucl Med. 2004 Oct; 29(10):614-6. View abstract
  46. Skeletal development in fetal pig specimens: MR imaging of femur with histologic comparison. Radiology. 2004 Nov; 233(2):505-14. View abstract
  47. Expression, purification, and characterization of authentic monoferric and apo-human serum transferrins. Protein Expr Purif. 2004 Aug; 36(2):318-26. View abstract
  48. Percutaneous imaging-guided abdominal and pelvic abscess drainage in children. Radiographics. 2004 May-Jun; 24(3):737-54. View abstract
  49. G-1:C73 recognition by an arginine cluster in the active site of Escherichia coli histidyl-tRNA synthetase. Biochemistry. 2004 Feb 03; 43(4):962-9. View abstract
  50. Stress-induced fracture involving a nonossifying fibroma. Clin Nucl Med. 2004 Jan; 29(1):41-2. View abstract
  51. Acute injury of the articular cartilage and subchondral bone: a common but unrecognized lesion in the immature knee. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2004 Jan; 182(1):111-7. View abstract
  52. Dynamic renal scintigraphy in children with vesicoureteral reflux and suspected coexisting ureteropelvic junction obstruction. J Urol. 2003 Nov; 170(5):1966-70. View abstract
  53. Aneurysmal bone cyst of the sacrum: value of three-phase imaging. Clin Nucl Med. 2003 Nov; 28(11):933-5. View abstract
  54. Skeletal scintigraphy in the multimodality assessment of young children with acute skeletal symptoms. Clin Nucl Med. 2003 Sep; 28(9):746-54. View abstract
  55. Thymic uptake of radiopharmaceuticals. Clin Nucl Med. 2003 Aug; 28(8):648-51. View abstract
  56. Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Weekly clinicopathological exercises. Case 24-2003. A 10-year-old girl with recurrent bouts of abdominal pain. N Engl J Med. 2003 Jul 31; 349(5):486-94. View abstract
  57. Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Weekly clinicopathological exercises. Case 20-2003. A nine-year-old girl with hepatosplenomegaly and pain in the thigh. N Engl J Med. 2003 Jun 26; 348(26):2669-77. View abstract
  58. Skeletal scintigraphy of young patients with low-back pain and a lumbosacral transitional vertebra. J Nucl Med. 2003 Jun; 44(6):909-14. View abstract
  59. Normal and ischemic epiphysis of the femur: diffusion MR imaging study in piglets. Radiology. 2003 Jun; 227(3):825-32. View abstract
  60. Acute hematogenous osteomyelitis of children: assessment of skeletal scintigraphy-based diagnosis in the era of MRI. J Nucl Med. 2002 Oct; 43(10):1310-6. View abstract
  61. Effects on toes from prenatal exposure to anticonvulsants. Teratology. 2002 Sep; 66(3):122-6. View abstract
  62. Ectopic ureteroceles in infants with prenatal hydronephrosis: use of renal cortical scintigraphy. Clin Nucl Med. 2002 Mar; 27(3):169-75. View abstract
  63. Allograft tibial plateau fracture. Clin Nucl Med. 2001 Dec; 26(12):1035-6. View abstract
  64. Natural history of vesicoureteral reflux in girls after age 5 years. J Urol. 2001 Dec; 166(6):2359-63. View abstract
  65. Ectopic ureterocele with pyonephrosis: a potential mimic of acute pyelonephritis on renal cortical scintigraphy. Clin Nucl Med. 2001 Nov; 26(11):938-9. View abstract
  66. Pyonephrosis in a duplex kidney: diagnosis facilitated by skeletal scintigraphy. Clin Nucl Med. 2001 Jul; 26(7):629-30. View abstract
  67. Imaging of sports injuries in children and adolescents. Radiol Clin North Am. 2001 Jul; 39(4):773-90. View abstract
  68. Renal malposition secondary to omphalocele shown on hepatobiliary scintigraphy. Clin Nucl Med. 2001 Jun; 26(6):546-8. View abstract
  69. Porcine HveC, a member of the highly conserved HveC/nectin 1 family, is a functional alphaherpesvirus receptor. Virology. 2001 Mar 15; 281(2):315-28. View abstract
  70. Glycoprotein D homologs in herpes simplex virus type 1, pseudorabies virus, and bovine herpes virus type 1 bind directly to human HveC(nectin-1) with different affinities. Virology. 2001 Feb 01; 280(1):7-18. View abstract
  71. Differentiation of anterior tibial stress fracture from osteoid osteoma. Clin Nucl Med. 2001 Jan; 26(1):54-6. View abstract
  72. Localization of the gD-binding region of the human herpes simplex virus receptor, HveA. J Virol. 2001 Jan; 75(1):171-80. View abstract
  73. Imaging evaluation and classification of developmental anomalies of the female reproductive system with an emphasis on MR imaging. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1999 Aug; 173(2):407-16. View abstract
  74. Developing epiphysis: MR imaging characteristics and histologic correlation in the newborn lamb. Radiology. 1998 Jun; 207(3):637-45. View abstract
  75. Effect of patient position on sonographically measured renal length in neonates, infants, and children. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1998 May; 170(5):1381-3. View abstract
  76. Pediatric skeletal scintigraphy: applications of pinhole magnification. Radiographics. 1998 Mar-Apr; 18(2):341-51. View abstract
  77. Vesicoureteral reflux in children: incidence and severity in siblings. J Urol. 1997 Jun; 157(6):2287-90. View abstract