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Abhishek Chaturvedi, M.B.B.S.

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Appointment: (585) 784-2985

Administrative: (585) 273-1971

Fax: (585) 276-2851

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Imaging Sciences


Professional Background

Abhishek Chaturvedi, M.D.

Dr. Abhishek Chaturvedi obtained his primary medical degree and completed his Diagnostic Radiology residency at the University of Rajasthan, India. After successfully completing his residency, he spent a few years as a consultant radiologist at a semi-academic diagnostic imaging center in Jaipur, India. His passion for academic radiology brought him to the University of Washington, Seattle in 2007. Dr. Chaturvedi completed postdoctoral/ subspecialty fellowships in Abdominal Radiology, Cardiovascular & Body MRI and Cardiothoracic Imaging over a period of 4 years between 2007 and 2011. He obtained his American Board of Radiology certification in 2011 and was awarded the Cardiac CT Certificate of Advanced Proficiency (CoAP) from American College of Radiology in 2012.

Dr. Chaturvedi specializes in the diagnostic imaging pertinent to thoracic and abdominal diseases. He has been invited to speak at local, regional, national and international meetings. He work has been published in peer-reviewed journals. Most recently, in 2013, his exhibit dedicated to imaging complications from extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) won a cum Laude award at the Radiological society of North America (RSNA) meeting in Chicago.

His current research interests focus on Cardiovascular MRI in preoperative evaluation of patients undergoing trans- catheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI). He is also actively working towards optimizing radiation dose protocols in patients undergoing chest CT exams, and is assessing the usefulness of imaging in pleural disease.

He is an active member of Society of Thoracic Radiology, North American Society of Cardiovascular Imaging, Radiological Society of North America, and American Roentgen Ray Society.



  • Diagnostic Radiology - American Board of Radiology


MBBS | J.L.H. Medical College and Hospitals

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2010 - 11/10/2011
Fellowship in Cardiothoracic Imaging at University of Washington Medical Center

11/01/2007 - 06/01/2010
Fellowship in Abdominal Radiology at University of Washington Medical Center

08/01/1999 - 08/01/2001
Residency in Radiology at Sawai Man Singh Medical College and Attached Hospitals

02/01/1998 - 02/01/1999
Internship in Rotating at J.L.H. Medical College and Hospitals

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Certificate of Merit
Location: RSNA

Certificate of Merit
Location: STR

Imaging of Intrathoracic Paragangliomas
Location: RSNA

Certificate of Merit
Sponsor: RSNA

Shu-Ren-Lin Award for Excellence in Teaching
Sponsor: URMC

Cum Laude
Sponsor: RSNA

Second prize scientific poster session: Improving Cardiac MR Single Ventricle Functional Measurements
Sponsor: NASCI

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Journal Articles

Maldow DJ, Chaturvedi A, Kaproth-Joslin K. "Every Second Counts: Signs of a Failing Heart on Thoracic CT in the ED." Emerg Radiol. 2017; 24(3): 311-317.

Miller EO, Krishnamoorthy VK, Ling FSK, Chaturvedi A, Cameron SJ. "A man with chest pain and acute ST elevations on electrocardiogram." BMJ. 2017; .

Chaturvedi A, Thompson J, Kaproth-Joslin K, Schwarz KQ, Hobbs SK, Krishnamoorthy V, Chaturvedi A, Baran T. "Identification of Left Ventricle Failure on non-ECG gated Pulmonary CTA: Diagnostic significance of decreased aortic & left ventricle enhancement." Emerg Radiol. 2017; .