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Henry Z. Wang, M.D., Ph.D.

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Office: (585) 275-1839

Fax: (585) 473-4861

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Dr. Wang earned both a medical degree (M.D.) and doctorate degree (Ph.D) from Duke University. He completed his residency in Diagnostic Radiology at the University of Michigan followed by fellowships in Magnetic Resonance Imaging at the University of Pittsburgh and in Neuroradiology at the University of Iowa. He is board certified by the American College of Radiology and has a Certificate of Added Qualifications (CAQ) in Neuroradiology. He is the Director of the MRI Center at Strong Memorial Hospital. His clinical work covers imaging studies of the brain, head, neck, and spine.



  • Neuroradiology - American Board of Radiology


MD, PhD | Duke University School of Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1994 - 06/30/1995
Fellowship in Neuroradiology at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

07/01/1993 - 06/30/1994
Fellowship in MRI at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

06/26/1989 - 06/30/1993
Residency in Diagnostic Radiology at University of Michigan Hospitals

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Phi Beta Kappa

Department of Radiology Teaching Award, 2000


Journal Articles

Liu X, Tian W, Kolar B, Johnson MD, Milano M, Jiang H, Lin S, Li D, Mohile NA, Li YM, Walter KA, Ekholm S, Wang H. "The correlation of fractional anisotropy parameters with Ki-67 index, and the clinical implication in grading of non-enhancing gliomas and neuronal-glial tumors." Magnetic resonance imaging.. 2019 Oct 20; Epub 2019 Oct 20.

Abdolahi A, Williams GC, Benesch CG, Wang HZ, Spitzer EM, Scott BE, Block RC, van Wijngaarden E. "Immediate and Sustained Decrease in Smoking Urges After Acute Insular Cortex Damage." Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco.. 2017 Jun 1; 19(6):756-762.

Liu X, Tian W, Chen H, LoStracco TA, Zhang J, Li MY, Germin B, Wang HZ. "Advanced Neuroimaging in the Evaluation of Spinal Cord Tumors and Tumor Mimics: Diffusion Tensor and Perfusion-Weighted Imaging." Seminars in ultrasound, CT, and MR.. 2017 Apr 0; 38(2):163-175. Epub 2016 Jul 12.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Two New Pulse Sequences for Efficient Determination of Tissue Parameters in MRI
Book Title: Tissue Characterization in MR Imaging
Author List: Riederer, SJ.; Farzaneh, F.; Wang, HZ.
Edited By: P. Higer and G. Bielke
Published By: Springer-Verlag 1990 in Heidelberg

Chapter Title: NMR Synthesis in Real Time
Book Title: Technology of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
Author List: Riederer, SJ.; Bobman, SA.; Suddarth, SA.; Lee, JN.; Wang, HZ; MacFall, JR
Edited By: PD. Esser and RE. Johnston
Published By: Society of Nuclear Medicine 1984 in New York