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Body Imaging Faculty

The Division of Body Imaging covers all aspects of abdominal and pelvic imaging including Plain Films (x-ray), Fluoroscopy, Computed Tomography (CT) scans, Magnetic Resonance (MRI), and advanced ultrasound. The OUHSC radiology body faculty areas of expertise include but are not limited to the hepatobiliary system, the liver, the pancreas, the gastrointestinal tract, and the genitourinary system including the prostate and organs of the female pelvis. The breadth of experience among the faculty is reflected in the wide range of academic pursuits enjoyed by the division. The faculty are actively involved in providing top-notch, coordinated, multidisciplinary approach to the evaluation and treatment of patients.

Body Imaging Section Faculty:

Montu Patel, MD

Montu Patel, MD

Assistant Professor

Academic Section(s):

Body Imaging


  • Internship: Internal Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
  • Doctor of Medicine: Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
  • Bachelor of Science, magna cum laude, Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Shreveport, LA

Board Certification(s):

American Board of Radiology board eligible


  • Fellowship:  MR Predominant Body Imaging and Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellowship, Northwestern Memorial Hospital
  • Residency:  Diagnostic Radiology, Tulane University Hospital, New Orleans, LA

Clinical/Research Interests:

MRI and prostate imaging