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Madhavi Patnana, M.D.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

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

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

2000 St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies, MD, Medicine
1994 The University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, BS, with Distinction, Bacteriology

Postgraduate Training

7/2005-6/2006 Clinical Fellowship, Body Imaging, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, Ronelle DuBrow, M.D.

Board Certifications

6/2005 American Board of Radiology

Experience/Service

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 12/2006-8/2012

Administrative Appointments/Responsibilities

Resident Site Director for Diagnostic Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 3/2010-present

Other Appointments/Responsibilities

Member, Clinical Ultrasound Advisory Group, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 1/2013-present

Honors and Awards

2011 Certificate of Merit, Education Exhibit "Imaging of the Gallbladder Wall: A Pattern Recognition Approach on CT and MRI with Pathologic Correlation", Radiological Society of North America
2011 Teacher of the Year Award, Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program - The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
2006 Certificate of Merit for "The inguinal canal: anatomy and imaging features of common and uncommon masses", Radiological Society of North America
2000 Iota Epsilon Alpha Honor Society, St. George's University School of Medicine
1993 George Washington Carver Award in Chemistry, The University of Wisconsin
1992-1994 Golden Key National Honor Society, The University of Wisconsin
1991-1992 Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society, The University of Wisconsin

Professional Memberships

American Association of Women Radiologists, Houston, TX
Member, 2002-present
American College of Radiology, Atlanta, GA
Member, 2007-2012
American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, Laurel, MD
Member, 2008
American Roentgen Ray Society, Leesburg, VA
Member, 2006-present
Association of University Radiologists, Oak Brook, IL
Member, 2010-present
European Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology, Vienna, Austria
Member, 3/2012-present
Harris County Medical Society, Houston, TX
Member, 2006-present
Houston Radiological Society, Houston, TX
Member, 2006-present
Radiological Society of North America, Oak Brook, IL
Member, 2006-2012
Texas Medical Association, Austin, TX
Member, 2006-present

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Balachandran A, Tamm EP, Bhosale PR, Patnana M, Vikram R, Fleming JB, Katz MH, Charnsangavej C. Pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms: diagnosis and management. Abdom Imaging 38(2):342-357, 4/2013. e-Pub 6/2012. PMID: 22707246.
2. Marcal LP, Patnana M, Bhosale P, Bedi DG. Intraoperative abdominal ultrasound in oncologic imaging. World J Radiol 5(3):51-60, 3/2013. PMCID: PMC3650205.
3. Patnana M, Sevrukov AB, Elsayes KM, Viswanathan C, Lubner M, Menias CO. Inflammatory pseudotumor: the great mimicker. AJR Am J Roentgenol 198(3):W217-27, 3/2012. PMID: 22358018.
4. Patnana M, Bronstein Y, Szklaruk J, Bedi DG, Hwu WJ, Gershenwald JE, Prieto VG, Ng CS. Multimethod imaging, staging, and spectrum of manifestations of metastatic melanoma. Clin Radiol 66(3):224-236, 3/2011. e-Pub 1/2011. PMID: 21295201.
5. Hwu WJ, Knight RD, Patnana M, Bassett R, Papadopoulos NE, Kim KB, Hwu P, Bedikian A. Phase I safety study of lenalidomide and dacarbazine in patients with metastatic melanoma previously untreated with systemic chemotherapy. Melanoma Res 20(6):501-506, Dec, 12/2010. PMID: 20859231.
6. Tan CH, Marcal LP, Tan D, Patnana M. Magnetic resonance imaging diagnosis of iron overload in a leukemic patient after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Transfusion 50(5):1113-1117, May, 5/2010. PMID: 20070618.
7. Bhosale PR, Patnana M, Viswanathan C, Szklaruk J. The inguinal canal: anatomy and imaging features of common and uncommon masses. Radiographics 28(3):819-835, May-Jun, 5/2008. PMID: 18480486.
8. Gerard PS, Gerczuk PZ, Idupuganti R, Patnana M, Geller MD. Compartment syndrome caused by computed tomography contrast infiltration seen on a Tc-99m methylene diphosphonate bone scan. Clin Nucl Med 33(1):36-37, 1/2008. PMID: 18097256.
9. Gerard PS, Gerczuk PZ, Idupuganti R, Patnana M. Massive gastrointestinal bleeding due to an aorto-enteric fistula seen by technetium-99m-labeled red blood cell scintigraphy. Clin Nucl Med 32(7):551-552, 7/2007. PMID: 17581344.
10. Jbara M, Patnana M, Kazmi F, Beltran J. MR imaging: arthropathies and infectious conditions of the elbow, wrist, and hand. Radiol Clin North Am 44(4):625-642, 7/2006. PMID: 16829253.
11. Jbara M, Patnana M, Kazmi F, Beltran J. MR imaging: arthropathies and infectious conditions of the elbow, wrist, and hand. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am 12(2):361-379, vii, May, 5/2004. PMID: 15172391.
12. Beltran J, Patnana M, Beltran L, Ozkarahan G. MRI of the hip. Appl Radiol 31(11):33-41, 11/2002.
13. Schneider RF, Ntimba FD, Houizadeh A, Schwartz JB, Eber CD, Patnana M, Goldfarb R. Massive pulmonary embolism: a comparison of radiological and clinical characteristics and outcomes. Emerg Radiol 9(2):79-81, 7/2002. PMID: 15290582.
14. Manahan CL, Patnana M, Blumer KJ, Linder ME. Dual lipid modification motifs in G (alpha) and G (gamma) subunits are required for full activity of the pheromone response pathway in saccharomyces cerevisiae. Mol Biol Cell 11(3):957-968, 3/2000. PMCID: PMC14823.
15. Rao PS, Galal O, Patnana M, Buck SH, Wilson AD. Results of three to 10 year follow up of balloon dilatation of the pulmonary valve. Heart 80(6):591-5, 12/1998. PMCID: PMC1728864.

Invited Articles

1. Balachandran A, Tamm EP, Bhosale PR, Patnana M, Vikram R, Fleming JB, Katz MH, Charnsangavej C. Pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms: diagnosis and management. Abdom Imaging 38(2):342-357, 4/2013.

Book Chapters

1. Vikram R, Patnana M, Devine C, Mansfield P, Phan A. Part IV: Gastrointestinal Tract, Gastric Carcinoma. In: Oncologic Imaging: A Multidisciplinary Approach. Ed(s) Paul M. Silverman, M.D. Elsevier: Philadelphia, PA, 231-246, 2012. ISBN: 978-1-4377-2232-1.
2. Patnana M, Gershenwald JE, Hwu, W-J, Ng CS. Part IX: Miscellaneous, Melanoma. In: Oncologic Imaging: A Multidisciplinary Approach, 1st. Ed(s) Paul M. Silverman, M.D. Elsevier: Philadelphia, PA, 633-652, 2012. ISBN: 978-1-4377-2232-1.
3. Patnana M, Vikram R. New staging system for gastric cancer. In: Advances in Surgical Pathology: Gastric Cancer. Ed(s) T Dongfeng, G Lauwers. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins: Philadelphia, 266-282, 2011.

Last updated: 8/30/2013