Radiology

Simon C. Kao, MBBS, DMRD, FRCR, FACR

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Professor of Radiology  - Division of Pediatric Radiology

Contact Information

Primary Office: 3894 JPP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Primary Office Phone: 319-356-4447

Email: simon-kao@uiowa.edu

Education

MD, Medicine, College of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Residency, Diagnostic Radiology, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, IA

Licensure and Certifications

Federal DEA Registration
Iowa Controlled Substance Registration
Maintenance of Certification (MOC) in Pediatric Radiology
Fellow, American College of Radiology
Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Pediatric Radiology
Board Certified, American Board of Radiology
Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists , (FRCR, England)
Diploma in Medical Radiodiagnosis , (DMRD, London)
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery , (MBBS, Hong Kong)

Research Summary

  1. Utility of ultrasound, including Doppler techniques in imaging of children
  2. The use of 3D computerized tomographic techniques in pediatric tumors and mediastinal vasculatures
  3. The utility of magnetic resonance angiography in assessment of visceral vasculature
  4. The utility of ultrafast CT in airway problems
  5. The utility of thin-section CT in cystic fibrosis
  6. The physiology of portal venous flow in children
  7. Gastrointestinal imaging
  8. Imaging of liver transplantation
  9. The use of magnetic resonance imaging in dermoid fibromatosis

Date Last Modified: 06/07/2014 - 21:56:23