Dr. Saman Hazany, M.D.

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Attending Physician, Radiology

Staff Neuroradiologist, GLA VA Healthcare System
Associate Professor of Radiology, Keck Medical School of USC

Areas of expertise

Neuroradiology, Diagnostic Radiology, Concussion/Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Imaging Expert

Bio

Dr. Hazany is an award-winning, Harvard Trained neuroradiologist and Concussion/Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Imaging expert in active clinical practice at major academic centers (Greater Los Angeles VA,UCLA, and USC). Focus on Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI) in Concussion/mild TBI. Board and Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in radiology and neuroradiology. Extensive experience in care of patients with traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, stroke, epilepsy, and brain tumor. 14+ years experience. Extensive teaching and research leadership experience at USC (2012- present) and UCLA (2019-present). Former Radiology department Chair and Director of Neuroradiology at Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center (2012-2018). CEO and chief neuroradiology expert witness at Neuro Experts, LLC (2018-present), contributing to clinical care and medicolegal issues of numerous patients with neurological disorders.

Education

School
Medicine, University of California San Diego School of Medicine (UCSD). San
Fellowship
Neuroradiology fellowship, University of Southern California (USC); Los Angeles, CA
Residency
Radiology residency, Staten Island University Hospital; Staten Island, NY Radiology residency, Harvard University; BIDMC; Boston, MA
Internship
Preliminary Internal Medicine internship, Martin Luther King Hospital. Los Angeles, CA
Medical Degree
M.D.

Awards

Whittier Foundation Neuro-Imaging Research Award 2015
Honored by Dr. John Hesselink (UCSD Department of neuroradiology) 2006
UCSD Medical Student NIH medical research award 2003
UCLA Undergraduate Research Scholarship Award 2001
Recognition of Outstanding Scholastic Achievement, Golden Key National Honor Society 2001

Publications

Available on request