Hersh Chandarana, MD, MBA

Hersh Chandarana, MD, MBA
Associate Professor of Radiology
Associate Chair for Clinical and Translational Research, Department of Radiology; Co-Director for Clinical and Translational Research, Center for Advanced Imaging Innovation & Research
Key Personnel
4th Floor 660 First Avenue New York, NY 10016
Educational Details: 

2002 — New York University School of Medicine, Medical Education
2002-2003 — Winthrop University Hospital (Medicine), Internship
2003-2007 — NYU Medical Center (Radiology), Residency Training

Board Certification
2007 — Ab Radiology - Diagnostic Radiology
2007 — Radiology, Diagnostic
2007-2008 — NYU Medical Center (MRI), Clinical Fellowships

Selected Publications: 

Free-breathing contrast-enhanced multiphase MRI of the liver using a combination of compressed sensing, parallel imaging, and golden-angle radial sampling
Chandarana, Hersh; Feng, Li; Block, Tobias K; Rosenkrantz, Andrew B; Lim, Ruth P; Babb, James S; Sodickson, Daniel K; Otazo, Ricardo
2013 Jan;48(1):10-16, Investigative radiology
— id: 202342, year: 2013, vol: 48, page: 10, stat: Journal Article,

Functional MRI of the kidneys
Zhang, Jeff L; Rusinek, Henry; Chandarana, Hersh; Lee, Vivian S
2013 Feb;37(2):282-293, Journal of magnetic resonance imaging
— id: 221472, year: 2013, vol: 37, page: 282, stat: Journal Article,

Memorial-Dr. Michael Macari
Chandarana, Hersh
2012 DEC;199(6):1416-1416, American journal of roentgenology
— id: 203172, year: 2012, vol: 199, page: 1416, stat: Journal Article,

The effect of liver iron deposition on hepatic apparent diffusion coefficient values in cirrhosis
Chandarana, Hersh; Do, Richard K G; Mussi, Thais C; Jensen, Jens H; Hajdu, Cristina H; Babb, James S; Taouli, Bachir
2012 Oct;199(4):803-808, American journal of roentgenology
— id: 178847, year: 2012, vol: 199, page: 803, stat: Journal Article,

Diffusion-Weighted Intravoxel Incoherent Motion Imaging of Renal Tumors With Histopathologic Correlation
Chandarana, Hersh; Kang, Stella K; Wong, Samson; Rusinek, Henry; Zhang, Jeff L; Arizono, Shigeki; Huang, William C; Melamed, Jonathan; Babb, James S; Suan, Edgar F; Lee, Vivian S; Sigmund, Eric E
2012 Sep;:688-696, Investigative radiology
— id: 179984, year: 2012, vol: , page: 688, stat: Journal Article,

Histogram analysis of whole-lesion enhancement in differentiating clear cell from papillary subtype of renal cell cancer
Chandarana, Hersh; Rosenkrantz, Andrew B; Mussi, Thais C; Kim, Sooah; Ahmad, Afshan A; Raj, Sean D; McMenamy, John; Melamed, Jonathan; Babb, James S; Kiefer, Berthold; Kiraly, Atilla P
2012 Dec;265(3):790-798, Radiology
— id: 185062, year: 2012, vol: 265, page: 790, stat: Journal Article,

Intraobserver and Interobserver Variability of Renal Volume Measurements in Polycystic Kidney Disease Using a Semiautomated MR Segmentation Algorithm
Cohen, Benjamin A; Barash, Irina; Kim, Danny C; Sanger, Matthew D; Babb, James S; Chandarana, Hersh
2012 Aug;199(2):387-393, American journal of roentgenology
— id: 174087, year: 2012, vol: 199, page: 387, stat: Journal Article,

Advanced renal mass imaging: diffusion and perfusion MRI
Gilet, Anthony G; Kang, Stella K; Kim, Danny; Chandarana, Hersh
2012 Feb;13(1):93-98, Current urology reports
— id: 149952, year: 2012, vol: 13, page: 93, stat: Journal Article,

Contemporary imaging of the renal mass
Kang, Stella K; Chandarana, Hersh
2012 May;39(2):969-979, Urologic clinics of North America
— id: 164354, year: 2012, vol: 39, page: 969, stat: Journal Article,

Dual-energy Computed Tomography Applications in Uroradiology
Park J; Chandarana H; Macari M; Megibow AJ
2012 Feb;13(1):55-62, Current urology reports
— id: 141866, year: 2012, vol: 13, page: 55, stat: Journal Article,

Comparison of 3D two-point Dixon and standard 2D dual-echo breath-hold sequences for detection and quantification of fat content in renal angiomyolipoma
Rosenkrantz, Andrew B; Raj, Sean; Babb, James S; Chandarana, Hersh
2012 Jan;81(1):47-51, European journal of radiology
— id: 149790, year: 2012, vol: 81, page: 47, stat: Journal Article,

Intravoxel Incoherent Motion and Diffusion-Tensor Imaging in Renal Tissue under Hydration and Furosemide Flow Challenges
Sigmund, EE; Vivier, PH; Sui, D; Lamparello, NA; Tantillo, K; Mikheev, A; Rusinek, H; Babb, JS; Storey, P; Lee, VS; Chandarana, H
2012 Apr;:758-769, Radiology
— id: 167147, year: 2012, vol: , page: 758, stat: Journal Article,

MRI Assessment of Hepatic Iron Clearance Rates After USPIO Administration in Healthy Adults
Storey, Pippa; Lim, Ruth P; Chandarana, Hersh; Rosenkrantz, Andrew B; Kim, Daniel; Stoffel, David R; Lee, Vivian S
2012 Dec;47(12):717-724, Investigative radiology
— id: 185812, year: 2012, vol: 47, page: 717, stat: Journal Article,

Optimization of b-value sampling for diffusion-weighted imaging of the kidney
Zhang JL; Sigmund EE; Rusinek H; Chandarana H; Storey P; Chen Q; Lee VS
2012 Jan;67(1):89-97, Magnetic resonance in medicine
— id: 135366, year: 2012, vol: 67, page: 89, stat: Journal Article,

Free-Breathing Radial 3D Fat-Suppressed T1-Weighted Gradient Echo Sequence: A Viable Alternative for Contrast-Enhanced Liver Imaging in Patients Unable to Suspend Respiration
Chandarana H; Block TK; Rosenkrantz AB; Lim RP; Kim D; Mossa DJ; Babb JS; Kiefer B; Lee VS
2011 Oct;46(10):648-653, Investigative radiology
— id: 135367, year: 2011, vol: 46, page: 648, stat: Journal Article,

Comparison of biexponential and monoexponential model of diffusion weighted imaging in evaluation of renal lesions: preliminary experience
Chandarana, Hersh; Lee, Vivian S; Hecht, Elizabeth; Taouli, Bachir; Sigmund, Eric E
2011 May;46(5):285-291, Investigative radiology
— id: 130291, year: 2011, vol: 46, page: 285, stat: Journal Article,

Iodine Quantification With Dual-Energy CT: Phantom Study and Preliminary Experience With Renal Masses
Chandarana, Hersh; Megibow, Alec J; Cohen, Benjamin A; Srinivasan, Ramya; Kim, Danny; Leidecker, Christianne; Macari, Michael
2011 Jun;196(6):W693-W700, American journal of roentgenology
— id: 132885, year: 2011, vol: 196, page: W693, stat: Journal Article,

Microvascular invasion in hepatocellular carcinoma: is it predictable with pretransplant MRI?
Chandarana, Hersh; Robinson, Emma; Hajdu, Cristina H; Drozhinin, Leonid; Babb, James S; Taouli, Bachir
2011 May;196(5):1083-1089, American journal of roentgenology
— id: 131818, year: 2011, vol: 196, page: 1083, stat: Journal Article,

Contemporary imaging of the renal mass
Kang, Stella K; Kim, Danny; Chandarana, Hersh
2011 Feb;12(1):11-17, Current urology reports
— id: 120641, year: 2011, vol: 12, page: 11, stat: Journal Article,

MRI findings of sarcomatoid renal cell carcinoma in nine cases
Rosenkrantz, Andrew B; Chandarana, Hersh; Melamed, Jonathan
2011 Nov;35(6):459-464, Clinical imaging
— id: 140534, year: 2011, vol: 35, page: 459, stat: Journal Article,

Kidney function: glomerular filtration rate measurement with MR renography in patients with cirrhosis
Vivier, Pierre-Hugues; Storey, Pippa; Rusinek, Henry; Zhang, Jeff L; Yamamoto, Akira; Tantillo, Kristopher; Khan, Umer; Lim, Ruth P; Babb, James S; John, Devon; Teperman, Lewis W; Chandarana, Hersh; Friedman, Kent; Benstein, Judith A; Skolnik, Edward Y; Lee, Vivian S
2011 May;259(2):462-470, Radiology
— id: 134249, year: 2011, vol: 259, page: 462, stat: Journal Article,

Quantitative Evaluation of Acute Renal Transplant Dysfunction with Low-Dose Three-dimensional MR Renography
Yamamoto A; Zhang JL; Rusinek H; Chandarana H; Vivier PH; Babb JS; Diflo T; John DG; Benstein JA; Barisoni L; Stoffel DR; Lee VS
2011 Sep;260(3):781-789, Radiology
— id: 135365, year: 2011, vol: 260, page: 781, stat: Journal Article,

Utility of MRI in predicting and evaluating response of angiomyolipomas to embolization
Abrams, J; Chandarana, H; Rabenou, R A; Clark, T W
2010 February 2010;21(2):S12-S12, Journal of vascular & interventional radiology
— id: 169577, year: 2010, vol: 21, page: S12, stat: Journal Article,

Evaluation of myocardial abnormalities and ischemia
Chandarana, Hersh; Srichai, Monvadi B
2010 Jul;48(4):771-782, Radiologic clinics of North America
— id: 111968, year: 2010, vol: 48, page: 771, stat: Journal Article,

Diffusion and perfusion imaging of the liver
Chandarana, Hersh; Taouli, Bachir
2010 Dec;76(3):348-358, European journal of radiology
— id: 115266, year: 2010, vol: 76, page: 348, stat: Journal Article,

Diffusion-weighted MRI and liver metastases
Chandarana, Hersh; Taouli, Bachir
2010 Aug;18(3):877-891, Magnetic resonance imaging clinics of North America
— id: 114837, year: 2010, vol: 18, page: 877, stat: Journal Article,

Diagnosis of liver metastases: value of diffusion-weighted MRI compared with gadolinium-enhanced MRI
Hardie, Andrew D; Naik, Mohit; Hecht, Elizabeth M; Chandarana, Hersh; Mannelli, Lorenzo; Babb, James S; Taouli, Bachir
2010 Jun;20(6):1431-1441, European radiology
— id: 109558, year: 2010, vol: 20, page: 1431, stat: Journal Article,

Dual-energy computed tomography imaging of the aorta after endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm
Laks, Shaked; Macari, Michael; Chandarana, Hersh
2010 Aug;31(4):292-300, Seminars in ultrasound CT & MR
— id: 136564, year: 2010, vol: 31, page: 292, stat: Journal Article,

Dual-source dual-energy MDCT of pancreatic adenocarcinoma: initial observations with data generated at 80 kVp and at simulated weighted-average 120 kVp
Macari, Michael; Spieler, Bradley; Kim, Danny; Graser, Anno; Megibow, Alec Jeffrey; Babb, James; Chandarana, Hersh
2010 Jan;194(1):W27-W32, American journal of roentgenology
— id: 105989, year: 2010, vol: 194, page: W27, stat: Journal Article,

[Functional MRI of the kidney]
Mannelli, Lorenzo; Valentino, Massimo; Laffi, Giacomo; Lomas, David J; Sigmund, Eric E; Raz, Eytan; Chandarana, Hersh
2010 Nov-Dec;27(6):599-608, Giornale italiano di nefrologia
— id: 119231, year: 2010, vol: 27, page: 599, stat: Journal Article,

Segmentation of Polycystic Kidneys from MR images
Racimora, D.; Vivier, P.-H.; Chandarana, H.; Rusinek, H.
2010 ;:7624W-7624W, Proceedings of SPIE (The International Society for Optical Engineering)
— id: 115900, year: 2010, vol: , page: 7624W, stat: Journal Article,

Dual source dual energy MDCT: comparison of 80 kVp and weighted average 120 kVp data for conspicuity of hypo-vascular liver metastases
Robinson, Emma; Babb, James; Chandarana, Hersh; Macari, Michael
2010 Jul;45(7):413-418, Investigative radiology
— id: 110077, year: 2010, vol: 45, page: 413, stat: Journal Article,

Utility of the apparent diffusion coefficient for distinguishing clear cell renal cell carcinoma of low and high nuclear grade
Rosenkrantz, Andrew B; Niver, Benjamin E; Fitzgerald, Erin F; Babb, James S; Chandarana, Hersh; Melamed, Jonathan
2010 Nov;195(5):W344-W351, American journal of roentgenology
— id: 114050, year: 2010, vol: 195, page: W344, stat: Journal Article,

Variability of renal apparent diffusion coefficients: limitations of the monoexponential model for diffusion quantification
Zhang, Jeff L; Sigmund, Eric E; Chandarana, Hersh; Rusinek, Henry; Chen, Qun; Vivier, Pierre-Hugues; Taouli, Bachir; Lee, Vivian S
2010 Mar;254(3):783-792, Radiology
— id: 111628, year: 2010, vol: 254, page: 783, stat: Journal Article,

Renal functional MRI: Are we ready for clinical application?
Chandarana, Hersh; Lee, Vivian S
2009 Jun;192(6):1550-1557, American journal of roentgenology
— id: 99026, year: 2009, vol: 192, page: 1550, stat: Journal Article,

Hepatic iron deposition in patients with liver disease: preliminary experience with breath-hold multiecho T2*-weighted sequence
Chandarana, Hersh; Lim, Ruth P; Jensen, Jens H; Hajdu, Cristina H; Losada, Mariela; Babb, James S; Huffman, Steve; Taouli, Bachir
2009 Nov;193(5):1261-1267, American journal of roentgenology
— id: 104735, year: 2009, vol: 193, page: 1261, stat: Journal Article,

Dual energy CT: preliminary observations and potential clinical applications in the abdomen
Graser, Anno; Johnson, Thorsten R C; Chandarana, Hersh; Macari, Michael
2009 Jan;19(1):13-23, European radiology
— id: 95303, year: 2009, vol: 19, page: 13, stat: Journal Article,

Gender Normalized Reference Values of Heart and Great Vessel Dimensions in Cardiac CT (CME Credit Available)
Nevsky, G; Jacobs, J; Kim, D; Chandarana, H; Donnino, R; Lim, R; Srichai, M
2009 MAY ;192(5):646-651, American journal of roentgenology
— id: 99181, year: 2009, vol: 192, page: 646, stat: Journal Article,

Robinson, E; Chandarana, H; Droxhinin, L; Hajdu, C; Xu, RL; Teperman, L; Taouli, B
2009 JUL ;15(7):S111-S111, Liver transplantation
— id: 101245, year: 2009, vol: 15, page: S111, stat: Journal Article,

CT and MR Appearances of Cardiac Pseudomasses: Imaging Pearls and Pitfalls (CME Credit Available)
Rueff, L; Srichai, M; Jacobs, J; Chandarana, H; Axel, L; Kim, D; Lim, R
2009 MAY ;192(5):646-651, American journal of roentgenology
— id: 99182, year: 2009, vol: 192, page: 646, stat: Journal Article,

Abdominal aorta: evaluation with dual-source dual-energy multidetector CT after endovascular repair of aneurysms--initial observations
Chandarana, Hersh; Godoy, Myrna C B; Vlahos, Ioannis; Graser, Anno; Babb, James; Leidecker, Christianne; Macari, Michael
2008 Nov;249(2):692-700, Radiology
— id: 93372, year: 2008, vol: 249, page: 692, stat: Journal Article,

Signal characteristic and enhancement patterns of pancreatic adenocarcinoma: evaluation with dynamic gadolinium enhanced MRI
Chandarana, H; Babb, J; Macari, M
2007 Sep;62(9):876-883, Clinical radiology
— id: 73893, year: 2007, vol: 62, page: 876, stat: Journal Article,

Abdominal aortic aneurysm: can the arterial phase at CT evaluation after endovascular repair be eliminated to reduce radiation dose?
Macari, Michael; Chandarana, Hersh; Schmidt, Bernhardt; Lee, Julie; Lamparello, Patrick; Babb, James
2006 Dec;241(3):908-914, Radiology
— id: 69695, year: 2006, vol: 241, page: 908, stat: Journal Article,

Intestinal ischemia versus intramural hemorrhage: CT evaluation
Macari, Michael; Chandarana, Hersch; Balthazar, Emil; Babb, James
2003 Jan;180(1):177-184, American journal of roentgenology
— id: 43879, year: 2003, vol: 180, page: 177, stat: Journal Article,

Colorectal neoplasms: prospective comparison of thin-section low-dose multi-detector row CT colonography and conventional colonoscopy for detection
Macari, Michael; Bini, Edmund J; Xue, Xiaonan; Milano, Andrew; Katz, Seth S; Resnick, Daniel; Chandarana, Hersh; Krinsky, Glen; Klingenbeck, Klaus; Marshall, Christopher H; Megibow, Alec J
2002 Aug;224(2):383-392, Radiology
— id: 32913, year: 2002, vol: 224, page: 383, stat: Journal Article,


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Philanthropic Support

We gratefully acknowledge generous support for radiology research at NYU Langone Health from:
• The Big George Foundation
• Raymond and Beverly Sackler
• Bernard and Irene Schwartz

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