Nima Momenin

Title(s)Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology
SchoolKeck School of Medicine of Usc
Address1500 San Pablo St.
Health Sciences Campus
Los Angeles CA 90033
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    Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, TehranMedical School, MD
    Wayne State University, Detroit, MIInternship, Transitional Year
    Wayne State University, Detroit, MIResidency, Diagnostic Radiology
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OHFellowship, Abdominal Imaging
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    Wayne State University2015Resident Research Award
    Radiology Society of North America Research & Education Foundation2016Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award in Recognition of Outstanding Radiologic Research

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    Dr. Momenin is certified in diagnostic radiology by the American Board of Radiology with subspecialty training in abdominal imaging. He received his medical degree from Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences in Tehran. He completed transitional year internship and diagnostic radiology residency at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. Then completed abdominal imaging fellowship at Cleveland Clinic in Ohio. After fellowship Dr. Momenin has been assistant professor of radiology in the abdominal section of academic institutions; University of California, Davis Medical Center and University Hospitals of Cleveland/Case Western Reserve University.

    Dr. Momenin currently is an assistant professor of radiology in the body section of department of radiology at keck school of medicine at the university of southern California. He attends on the abdominal imaging services at the Los Angeles County-USC hospital, Norris Cancer Center, and Keck Medical Center.

    His primary duties include interpretation abdominal imaging studies (CT, MRI, and plain film radiographs), interpretation ultrasound examinations (head/neck, soft tissues, abdominal, and pelvic, as well as contrast-enhanced ultrasound), performing Gastrointestinal and Genitourinary fluoroscopic studies, ultrasound and CT guided procedures. Also, he involves in mentoring and teaching fellows, residents, and medical students on service. In addition, his research interests focusing on gastrointestinal, genitourinary, and oncologic imaging. He has presented his research at national and international meetings including Radiological Society of North America and American Society of Emergency Radiology from which he has received honors such as Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award from RSNA.

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    1. Brunner gland hamartoma, ACR case in point. 2018. Momenin N, Kocharyan H, Mody Y.
    2. Splenic and mediastinal sarcoidosis, ACR case in point. 2017. Momenin N, Mofakham F, Hanson R.
    3. Juvenile Nasopharyngeal Angiofibroma, ACR Case in point. 2015. Momenin N, Mofakham F, Shah K.
    4. Unilateral twin ectopic pregnancy, ACR case in point. 2015. Momenin N, Rosenspire K.
    5. Aortoenteric fistula in a patient with history of abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, ACR case in point. 2015. Momenin N, Mofakham F, Shahin G.
    6. Evaluate the usefulness of sonographic Murphy's sign for diagnosing acute cholecystitis. Is a sonographic Murphy's sign grading system helpful? Oral presentation at Wayne State University Resident Research Night. 2015. Momenin N.
    7. Use of Computed Tomography in abdominopelvic gunshot wounds. Is Bullet trajectography important? Oral presentation at RSNA annual meeting. 2014. Momenin N, .
    8. Right-Sided tension pneumothorax secondary to Boerhaave’s syndrome. Emergency Radiology. 2014; 21:431–471. Mofakham F, Shahin G, Momenin N.
    9. Voice recognition versus transcriptionist for radiology reporting and progress in report quality over time. Oral presentation at RSNA annual meeting. 2012. Momenin N.
    10. Low pleural fluid-to-serum glucose gradient indicates pleuroperitoneal communication in peritoneal dialysis patients: presentation of two cases and a review of the literature. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2012 Mar; 27(3):1212-9. Momenin N, Colletti PM, Kaptein EM. PMID: 21771760.
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    11. Vitamin D-dependent rickets type II: report of a novel mutation in the vitamin D receptor gene. Arch Iran Med. 2008 May; 11(3):330-4. Shafeghati Y, Momenin N, Esfahani T, Reyniers E, Wuyts W. PMID: 18426327.
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