John G. Strang, M.D.

John G. Strang, M.D.

Contact Information

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

Office: (585) 273-4436
Fax: (585) 756-2474

Professional Bio

Dr Strang is a Board Certified Radiologist.

He studied Computer Science and Electrical Engineering at MIT, graduating in 1984 with a Bachelor and Master of Science Degree. Dr Strang earned his MD at Northwestern Medical School in 1988. He completed a transitional Internship followed by a 4 year diagnostic Radiology Residency at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. He then did a 2-year National Cancer Institute Fellowship at Stanford University in MRI and Body Imaging. He came to the University of Rochester in 1995, and has directed the PET/CT program since 2004.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Beta Gamma Sigma | University of Rochester 2013
Cum Laude for Scientific Exhibit "Real-Time Sonographic Determination of Pubic Arch Interference for Brachytherapy: More Cost-ef | Radiological Society North America 1999
Biochemistry Prize | Northwestern University Medical School 1985
General Electric Fellowship, MIT Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu engineering honorary societies, MIT 1984

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 50 available »

2011 May
An L, Mills B, Hah Z, Mao S, Yao J, Joseph J, Rubens DJ, Strang J, Parker KJ. "Crawling wave detection of prostate cancer: preliminary in vitro results." Medical physics. 2011 May; 38(5):2563-71.
2009 Nov
Ginat DT, Destounis SV, Barr RG, Castaneda B, Strang JG, Rubens DJ. "US elastography of breast and prostate lesions." Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc. 2009 Nov; 29(7):2007-16.
Miyamoto, Hiroshi; Jones, Carolyn; Raymond, Daniel; Wandtke, John; Strang, John; Bourne, Patricia; Bonfiglio, Thomas; Xu, Haodong. "Pulmonary metastases from uterine neoplasms after long tumor-free interval: Four cases and review of the literature; Pathology." (manuscript accepted for publication) Feb. 2009; .
Miyamoto H, Jones CE, Raymond DP, Wandtke JC, Strang JG, Bourne PA, Bonfiglio TA, Xu H. "Pulmonary metastases from uterine neoplasms after long tumour-free interval: four cases and review of the literature." Pathology. 2009 41(3):234-41.
2008 Sep
Zhang M, Castaneda B, Christensen J, Saad W, Bylund K, Hoyt K, Strang JG, Rubens DJ, Parker KJ. "Real-time sonoelastography of hepatic thermal lesions in a swine model." Medical physics. 2008 Sep; 35(9):4132-41.

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Imaging Sciences (SMD) - Primary


Diagnostic Radiology - American Board of Radiology


MMM | Medical Management | Simon School of Management, University of Rochester2013
MD | Medicine | Northwestern Univ Medical Sch1988
MS | Engineering | Mass Inst Technology1984
BS | Engineering | Mass Inst Technology1984

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship at Stanford University Medical Center07/01/1993 - 06/30/1995
Residency in Diagnostic Radiology at UCLA Medical Center07/01/1989 - 06/30/1993
Internship in Transitional at UCLA Medical Center07/01/1988 - 06/30/1989