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Department of Radiology

Eugenio O. Gerscovich, M.D. View profile as PDF

Eugenio O. Gerscovich

Clinical Interests

Dr. Gerscovich's clinical and research interests focus on ultrasound, CT and MRI imaging.

Philosophy of Care

To care for the patient in the same way I would like to be treated myself.





Abdominal Imaging
Body MRI


Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
4860 Y St., Suite 3100
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-0655

Additional Phone:

Clinic Phone: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

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M.D., University of Buenos Aires Medical School, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1967


Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, New Jersey, 1972-1973


Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, New Jersey, 1973-1976
University of Buenos Aires Hospitals, Buenos Aires, 1968-1972


UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, 1976-1977
Wadsworth VA Hospital, Los Angeles, California, 1977-1978

Board Certifications:

American Board of Nuclear Medicine, 1978
American Board of Radiology, 1976

Professional Memberships:

American College of Radiology
American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
Northern California Radiological Society
Radiological Society of North America

Select Honors and Awards:

Fellow of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, 2001

Senior Member of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, 1999

Select Recent Publications:

Gerscovich EO, Naderi S, Gandour-Edwards RF. Serous papillary carcinoma of the tunica vaginalis testis. J Ultrasound Med. 2011;30:418-419.

Towner D, Gerscovich EO, Chiong BB, Rhee-Morris L, McGahan JP. Comparison of single versus multiple echogenic foci in the fetal heart regarding risk of aneuploidy. J Ultrasound Med. 2010;29:1061-1067.

2009 Gerscovich EO, Maslen L. The retroverted incarcerated uterus in pregnancy: imagers beware. J Ultrasound Med 28(10):1425-1427.

2008 Gerscovich EO, Bateni CP, Kazemaini MR, Gillen MA, Visis T. Reversal of diastolic blood flow in the testis of a patient with impending infarction due to epididymitis. J Ultrasound Med 27(11):1643-1646.

2008 Gerscovich EO, Park CW, Dulude MZ, McGahan JP, Stein-Wexler R, Greasby TA, Beckett LA. Increased rotational mobility of the testis after vasectomy: a sonographic study. J Ultrasound Med 27(12):1667-1672.

2008 Gerscovich EO. Doppler sonographic findings in testicular microlithiasis. Editorial Comment. Int Braz J Uro 134(4):477-484.

2008 Ostovar Sirjani F, Gerscovich EO, McGahan JP, Stein-Wexler R. Gossypiboma: The forgotten diagnosis. Applied Radiology Online 37(8): August.

2008 Truskinovsky AM, Gerscovich EO, Duffield CR, Vogt PJ. Endometrial microca1cifications detected by ultrasonography: Clinical associations, histopathology, and potential etiology. Int J Gynecol Pathol 27(1):61-67.

2007 Lam DL, Gerscovich EO, Kuo MC, McGahan JP. Testicular microlithiasis: Our experience of 10 years. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine 26(7):867-873.

2007 McGahan JP, Moon-Grady AJ, Pahwa A, Towner D, Rhee-Morris L, Gerscovich EO, Fogata M. Potential pitfalls and methods of improving in utero diagnosis of transposition of the great arteries, including the baby bird's beak image. J Ultrasound Med 26(11):1499-1510; quiz 1511.

2007 Towner D, McGahan J, Rhee-Morris L, Gerscovich E. The dynamic fetal brain. Journal of Clinical Ultrasound 35(5):238-244.

2006 MacDonald TL, Gerscovich EO, McGahan JP, Fogata M. The Chinese ring: a contraceptive intrauterine device. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine 25(2):273-275.

2006 McGahan JP, Horton S, Gerscovich EO, Gillen M, Richards JR, Cronan MS, Brock JM, Battistella F, Wisner DR, Holmes JF. Appearance of solid organ injury with contrast-enhanced sonography in blunt abdominal trauma: preliminary experience. American Journal of Roentgenology 187(3):658-666.

To see if Eugenio O. Gerscovich is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).