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Bharat Raval, M.B., Ch.B.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Professor, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Dual/Joint/Adjunct Appointment

Adjunct Professor, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Adjunct Professor, Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, The University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1971 Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda, MB, ChB, Medicine

Postgraduate Training

1977 Clinical Fellowship, Ultrasound, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
1974-1977 Clinical Residency, Diagnostic Radiology, University of Toronto Affiliated Hospitals, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
1973-1974 Clinical Residency, Internal Medicine, Wellesley Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
1972-1973 Rotating Internship, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Board Certifications

1977 Diplomate of American Board of Radiology

Honors and Awards

2003 Fellowship, American College of Radiology

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Picolos MK, Nooka A, Davis AB, Raval B, Orlander PR. Bilateral adrenal hemorrhage: an overlooked cause of hypotension. J Emerg Med 32(2):167-169, 2/2007. e-Pub 1/22/2007. PMID: 17307626.
2. Thompson SK, Goldman SM, Shah KB, Chen PC, Wagner LK, Corl FM, Raval BK, Sheth S, Fishman EK, Sandler CM. Acute non-traumatic maternal illnesses in pregnancy: imaging approaches. Emerg Radiol 11(4):199-212, 6/2005. PMID: 16133605.
3. Adham WK, Raval BK, Uzquiano MC, Lemos LB. Best cases from the AFIP: bilateral testicular tumors: seminoma and mixed germ cell tumor. Radiographics 25(3):835-839, 5/2005. PMID: 15888629.
4. Boccalandro F, Cohen A, Raval B, Muench A, Achour H, Carter C, Underwood C, Smalling RW. Superiority of endovascular grafts compared to bare metal stents with transstent coil embolization for endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in patients at high risk for surgery. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 64(3):283-290, 5/2005. PMID: 15736244.
5. West OC, Anderson J, Lee JS, Finnell CW, Raval BK. Patterns of diagnostic error in trauma abdominal CT. Emerg Radiol 9(4):195-200, 10/2002. PMID: 15290562.
6. Tamm EP, Raval BK, Huynh PT. Evaluation of the quality of self-education mammography material available for patients on the Internet. Acad Radiol 7(3):137-141, 3/2000. PMID: 10730807.

Invited Articles

1. Raval BK, Kramer LA. Advances in the imaging of common duct stones using magnetic resonance cholangiography, endoscopic ultrasonography, and laparoscopic ultrasonography. Semin Laparosc Surg 7(4):232-236, 12/2000. PMID: 11323760.

Last updated: 2/4/2015