Diagnostic Imaging

Appointments & Information: 410-328-3225

Elias R. Melhem, MD, PhD 
Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
Dean John M. Dennis Chair, Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: University of South Alabama College of Medicine
Residency: University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics; The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Fellowship: The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Special Interests: Neuroradiology

Nabeel Akhter, MBBS 
Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

MBBS: King Edward Medical College of Pakistan
Residency: Anklessaria Hospital; Civil Hospital of Karachi Pakistan; Hamdard Hospital; Jackson Memorial Hospital (University of Miami); Maimonides Medical Center; Mayo Hospital 
Fellowship: Jackson Memorial Hospital; University of Maryland Medical System
Special Interests: Diagnostic Radiology
Board Certification: Radiology

Cherng Chao, MD 
Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: University of California at San Diego
Residency: University of California San Diego Medical Center 
Internship: University of California San Diego Medical Center
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Special Interests: Complex IVC Filter Retrieval, Interventional Oncology (liver cancer, kidney cancer, lung cancer)
Board Certification: Radiology

Vahid Etezadi, MD 
Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Residency: Hospital of the Medical College of Pennsylvania  
Internship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Special Interests: Interventional Oncology, Peripheral Vascular Disease, Uterine Fibroids
Board Certification: Radiology

Dheeraj Gandhi, MBBS 
Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

MBBS: Maulana Azad Medical College
Residency: All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Internship: Maulana Azad Medical College
Fellowship: The Ottawa Hospital; University of Michigan Hospitals
Special Interests: Interventional Neuroradiology


Gaurav Jindal, MD 
Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: George Washington University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
Internship: Georgetown University Medical Center
Fellowship: University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
Special Interests: Diagnostic Radiology, Interventional Radiology


Stephen Lowe, MD 
Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: Uniformed Services Univ. of the Health Sciences
Residency: Walter Reed Army Medical Center/National Capital Consortium
Internship: Walter Reed Army Medical Center/National Capital Consortium
Fellowship: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 
Special Interests: Genitourinary Radiology, Radiology of Trauma, Vascular/Interventional Radiology

Timothy R. Miller, MD 
Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Residency: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Radiology
Fellowship: University of Pennsylvania, Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology
Board Certification: Radiology
Special Interests: Interventional Neuroradiology

Howard Richard, MD 
Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Medical Degree: University of Virginia School of Medicine
Residency: Mount Sinai Medical Center - New York
Internship: The Johns Hopkins Hospital 
Fellowship: University of Maryland Medical System
Special Interests: Pelvic Pain, Uterine Artery Embolization, Uterine Fibroids