Dr. Lamba's chief clinical interests include advanced Computed Tomography (CT) and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of diseases in the abdomen and pelvis. He also specializes in Ultrasound of the abdomen and pelvis and CT and CT and Ultrasound guided non-vascular interventional procedures in the chest, abdomen and pelvis
he has a special interest and expertise in hepatic, pancratic and GI tract and vascular diseases.
His research interests include CT of the abdomen and pelvis and radiation dose reduction in CT.
Co-Director of Body MRI
Director of CT
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 1994-1997
Radiological Society of North America
Select Honors and Awards:
Certificate of Merit: 96th Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, Chicago, 2010
Educational Exhibit Invited for publication in Radiographics: 96th Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, Chicago, 2010
Cum Laude Award: 94th Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, Chicago, IL, Dec. 2008 Lamba R*, Roper GE, Boone JM. A Multi-Faceted Comprehensive Approach to Radiation Dose Reduction for Abdomino-Pelvic CT at a University Hospital. (*Presenter & First Author), 2008
Select Recent Publications:
McGahan JP, Lamba R, Coakley F. Imaging Non-Obstetrical Causes of Abdominal Pain in the Pregnant Patient. Applied Radiology. 2010 Nov;10-25.
Pevec WC, Lee ES, Lamba R. Symptomatic Acute Aortocaval Fistula Complicating an Infrarenal Aortic Aneurysm. J Vasc Surg. 2010 Feb;51(2):475.
Pevec WC, Lee ES, Lamba R. Symptomatic, acute aortocaval fistula complicating an infrarenal aortic aneurysm. J Vasc Surg. Jul 10, 2009.
Katzberg RW, Lamba R*. Contrast-induced nephropathy after intravenous administration: fact or fiction? Radiol Clin North Am. Sep 2009; 47(5):789-800.
Lopera JE, Trimmer CK, Lamba R, Suri R, Cura MA, EI-Merhi FM, Kroma G. MDCT angiography of mesenteric bypass surgery for the treatment of chronic mesenteric ischemia. AJR Am J Roentgenol. Nov 2009; 193(5):1439-1445.
Erturk SM, Silverman S, Mortele K, Lamba R, Tuncali K, Vansonnenberg E, Cibas E. Percutaneous biopsy of abdominal masses using 25-gauge needles. Abdom Imaging. Dec 18, 2008.