Kaushik S. Shahir, MD, Assistant Professor of RadiologyKaushik S. Shahir, MD

Assistant Professor of Radiology
Section of Cardiothoracic Imaging
Division of Diagnostic Radiology


Medical College of Wisconsin since 2008

Board Certification
  • American Board of Radiology - Diagnostic Radiology
Education and Training
  • Doctor of Medicine, Seth GS Medical College, KEM Hospital Mumbai, India, 1993-1999
  • Residency, Diagnostic Radiology, Sir HN Hospital, Mumbai, India, 2000-2004
  • Fellowship, Thoracic Radiology, Medical College of Wisconsin and Affiliated Hospitals, 2007-2008
Patient Care Emphases
  • Chest Radiology
  • Computed Tomography
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • CT guided lung and mediastinal biopsy
  • Patient Age: All
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Publications
Refereed Journals

  • Shahir K, Goodman LR, Tali A, Thorsen KM, Hellman, RS.  Pulmonary Embolism in Pregnancy: CT Pulmonary Angiography vs Perfusion Scan - Eight-Year Experience.  AJR American Journal of Roentgenology 2010; 195: W214-220

  • Shahir K, Goodman LR, Wein M.  Pulmonary embolism and pulmonary hypertension.  In: Coche EE, Ghaye B, de Mey J, Duyck P, eds.  Comparative Interpretation of CT and Standard Radiography of the Chest.  Berlin Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2011.

  • Sosa Lozano LA, Goodman LR, Shahir K. Pulmonary Embolism: Optimizing the Diagnostic Imaging Approach.  Hospital Practice 2010; Volume 38: No. 3.

  • Sosa Lozano LA, Shahir K, Akbar M, Goodman, LR.  A case of tracheal varices: an unusual but important cause of mural nodules in the trachea.  Br J Radiol 2011; 84: e62-64e.

Scientific Papers Presented

  • Shahir K, Gulsun Akpinar M, Goodman LR, Parmeswaran H. Breakthrough mucormycosis:  A new threat to bone marrow transplant patients on Voriconazole prophylaxis.  Received cum laude award on poster presentation at Society of Thoracic Radiology (STR).  Fort Myers, FL, USA. March 2008

  • Shahir K, Goodman LR, Tali A,Thorson KM, Hellman RS.  Pulmonary Embolism in Pregnancy: CT Pulmonary Angiography and Perfusion Scan Quality, Outcome and Negative Predictive Value - An Eight-Year Experience.  Fleischner Society.  Altea, Spain.  June 2009.

Contact

Department of Radiology
Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin
9200 W Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee WI 53226
(414) 805-3750 office
(414) 777-1900 appointments
(414) 259-9290 fax
radiology@mcw.edu

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