Rajiv Mangla, M.B.B.S.

Rajiv Mangla, M.B.B.S.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 648
Rochester, NY 14642

Professional Bio

Dr. Rajiv Mangla is an Assistant Professor of Imaging Sciences at the University of Rochester Medical Center.
Dr. Mangla is an American Board of Radiology certified radiologist who completed his Neuroradiology, advanced neuroimaging, interventional radiology and emergency radiology fellowships at University of Rochester and then continued as faculty member in neuroradiology. He is committed to provide excellent patient care in all aspects of the brain, spine, head and neck imaging with further expertise in advanced brain imaging and interventional spine procedures.
Born in India, he did his medical school, internship and residency in radiology from post graduate institute of medical sciences India.

He was further trained in Magnetic resonance imaging at Apollo hospital and Rajiv Gandhi Cancer institute Delhi. He moved to United States in 2006 and spent 2 years as a dedicated researcher in advanced neuroimaging. His research has led to award winning publications in distinguished journals and conference proceeding. His current research lies in neuroimaging applications of CT and MRI with focus on perfusion, spectroscopy, diffusion tensor imaging and functional imaging. His goal is to develop imaging biomarkers that can help in diagnosis and determine the prognosis of neurological diseases and disorders. He is an avid educator here at the University of Rochester, and has received prestigious Shu-Ren Lin Award for Resident Teaching.

Awards & Honors (National)

Editor's Recognition Award for Distinction in Reviewing | Radiology | RSNA Journal 2013 - 2013
Certificate of Merit | Radiological Society of North America | Chicago, Illinois 2013
Certificate of Merit | American Roentgen Ray Society | Chicago, Illinois 2011 - 2011
Magna-cum Laude | American Society of Neuroradiology | Boston, Massachusetts 2010 - 2010
Certificate of Merit | American Roentgen Ray Society | San Diego, California 2010 - 2010
Certificate of Merit | American Roentgen Ray Society | Washington, DC 2008 - 2008
Magna Cum Laude Award | American Society of Neuroradiology | Chicago, Illinois 2007 - 2007

Awards & Honors (Local)

Shu-Ren Lin Award for Excellence in Radiology Teaching | University of Rochester Medical Center, Dept of imaging Sciences 2012 - 2013
Third best educational poster | Association of University Radiologists | Boston, Massachusetts 2011 - 2011
RadioGraphics solicitation of education exhibit | Radiological Society of North America | Chicago, Illinois 2008 - 2008
Power Hour | American Roentgen Ray Society 2007 - 2011
Silver Medal in recognition of exceptional social work. | Post-graduate Institute of Medical Sciences | Rohtak India 1993 - 1993

Recent Journal Articles

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2015 Apr
Mangla R, Drumsta D, Alamst J, Mangla M, Potchen M. "Cerebral convexity subarachnoid hemorrhage: various causes and role of diagnostic imaging." Emergency radiology. 2015 Apr; 22(2):181-95. Epub 2014 Jul 08.
2014 Jun
Ginat DT, Mangla R, Yeaney G, Ekholm S. "Diffusion-weighted imaging of skull lesions." Journal of neurological surgery. Part B, Skull base. 2014 Jun; 75(3):204-13. Epub 2014 Mar 12.
2014 Mar
Ginat DT, Rajiv M. "Tumor blood volume: a prognostic biomarker for anaplastic astrocytomas?" CNS oncology. 2014 Mar; 3(2):97-8.
2014 Feb
Mangla R, Ekhom S, Jahromi BS, Almast J, Mangla M, Westesson PL. "CT perfusion in acute stroke: know the mimics, potential pitfalls, artifacts, and technical errors." Emergency radiology. 2014 Feb; 21(1):49-65. Epub 2013 Jun 15.
2014 Jan
Mangla R, Ginat DT, Kamalian S, Milano MT, Korones DN, Walter KA, Ekholm S. "Correlation between progression free survival and dynamic susceptibility contrast MRI perfusion in WHO grade III glioma subtypes." Journal of neuro-oncology. 2014 Jan; 116(2):325-31. Epub 2013 Nov 01.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Imaging Sciences (SMD) - Primary


Neuroradiology - American Board of Radiology
Diagnostic Radiology - American Board of Radiology


MD | Radiology | Pt B D Sharma Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences1999
MBBS | Medicine | Pt B D Sharma Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences1996

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Vascular & Interventional radiology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/2011 - 03/31/2012
Fellowship in Vascular & Interventional radiology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/2010 - 06/30/2011
Fellowship in Vascular & Interventional radiology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/2009 - 06/30/2010
Fellowship in Neuroradiology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/2008 - 06/30/2009
Residency in Radiology at University of Rochester, Dept. of Radiology08/01/2006 - 06/30/2008
Residency in Radiology at Maharishi Dayanand University04/03/1996 - 04/06/1999
Internship in Rotating at Maharishi Dayanand University01/01/1995 - 3/1/1996