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Vinit Khanna, M.B.B.S.

Imaging Sciences

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-7023

Fax: (585) 273-1033

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Professional Background

Dr. Khanna is an Assistant Professor of Interventional Radiology in the Dept. of Imaging Sciences at the University of Rochester Medical Center. He went to medical school at Maulana Azad Medical College in Delhi, India and subsequently did a general surgery residency at the Lady Hardinge Medical College in Delhi, India. After a short career as a general surgeon, Dr. Khanna moved to the U.S. and started his general surgery residency at Bronx Lebanon Hospital in New York. It was in the U.S. that he became very interested in radiology, particularly in image-guided minimally invasive treatments/interventional radiology. He did his vascular and interventional radiology fellowship at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta. He completed his radiology residency at Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh where he served as chief resident. He went on to do an abdominal imaging and intervention fellowship at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston and subsequently joined the University of Rochester Medical Center.

Dr. Khanna specializes in image-guided vascular and non-vascular interventions. His academic interests include Locoregional treatments for hepatic and renal malignancies and hepatobiliary/pancreatic imaging and interventions. He is particularly interested in transarterial and percutaneous ablation treatments for primary hepatic, renal malignancies and hepatic metastases. He is also interested in minimally invasive endovascular treatments for venous diseases and varicose vein treatments. Dr. Khanna has several publications and has presented in the scientific sessions of the annual Society of Interventional Radiology Meeting. He is certified by the American Board of Radiology and is a member of the American College of Radiology and Radiological Society of North America.



  • Diagnostic Radiology - American Board of Radiology
  • Vascular and Interventional Radiology - American Board of Radiology


M.B.B.S. | Maulana Azad Medical College

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

7/1/2012 - 7/1/2013
Fellowship in at Brigham and Women's Hospital

1/5/2009 - 6/30/2012
Residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Allegheny General Hospital

7/1/2005 - 6/30/2007
Internship in General Surgery at Bronx-Lebanon Health Center - GME Office

5/2/2001 - 4/30/2004
Residency in General Surgery at Lady Hardinge Medical College and Hospital

11/1/2007 - 1/4/2009
Fellowship in at Emory University Hospital- GME Office

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Among "Top 20" of Class of 1999 Medical School in Physiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Microbiology, OB-GYN, Ophthalmology
Location: Maulana Axad Medical College, New Delhi, India

Among "Top 1%" in the Delhi PMT exam
Location: India

Among "Top 0.1%" of the All India Medical School entrance exam
Sponsor: India

Among "Top 0.2%" of the Central Board of Secondary Education exam

Among "Top 0.1%" in Mathematics and Science high school national level exam
Location: India

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Journal Articles

Dhanasekaran, R; Khanna, V; Lawson, D; Delman, KA; Kim, HS. "Survival Benefits of Yttrium-90 Radioembolization (SIR-Spheres) for Hepatic Metastasis from Melanoma: Preliminary Study." JVIR. 2009; 20(2): S65.

Dhanasekaran, R; Khanna, V; Kooby, DA; Delman, KA; Staley, CA; Kauh, JS; Carew, J; Kim, HS. "Transcatheter Therapy for Unresectable HCC: Prognostic Factors for Survival." JVIR. 2009; 20(2): S74.

Chanasekaran, R; Khanna, V; Kooby, DA; Delman, KA; Staley, CA; Kauh, JS; Carew, J; Kim, HS. "Risk Factors for Early Mortality After Transcatheter Therapy for HCC." JVIR. 2009; 20(2): S76.