Simran Sekhon, M.B.B.S.

Simran Sekhon, M.B.B.S.


  • Associate Professor of Radiology
  • Director of Placer Center for Health Director of Fetal MRI
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UC Davis Medical Center

2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:
800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284)

Additional Phone Numbers

Phone: 916-734-5731 - Assistant
Clinic Phone: 916-734-0664
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

I strive to provide the highest quality of imaging interpretation and diagnosis for my patients to help the clinicians  make accurate treatment decisions.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Sekhon is a fellowship trained abdominal radiologist. Her areas of interest and expertise include high risk OB ultrasound and fetal MRI. She is level 2 certified by State of California to interpret high risk OB ultrasounds. She is the director of fetal MRI program at UC Davis. She is also involved in interpretation of wide range of ultrasounds, CT's and MRI's in the division of Abdominal Imaging with special interest in imaging of rectal cancer.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Sekhon's  educational interests are in women's imaging to educate trainees in all diagnostic modalities pertaining to obstetrics and gynecological problems.


Abdominal Imaging


M.B.B.S., Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India 2002

C.B.S.E., Delhi Public School, R K Puram, New Delhi, India 1996


Radiology, St. Francis Hospital, Evanston IL 2005-2009


Abdominal Imaging, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2009-2010

Board Certifications

American Board of Radiology, 2009

CA Medical Board, License, 2009

Professional Memberships

American Roentgen Ray Society

Radiologic Society of North America

Society of Abdominal Radiology

Select Recent Publications

Ethan A Neufeld, Simran Sekhon and Eugenio O Gerscovich. Intra-renal splenosis mimicking a solid renal mass. Ultrasound. 2017.

Eugenio O. Gerscovich, Simran Sekhon, Thomas W. Loehfelm, Sandra L. Wootton-Gorges, Adam Greenspan. A reminder of peristalsis as a useful tool in the prenatal differential diagnosis of abdominal cystic masses. J Ultrason. 2017; 17: 129–132.

Early HM, McGahan JP, Scoutt LM, Revzin M, Lamba R, Corwin M, Fananapazir G, Sekhon S. Pitfalls of Sonographic Imaging of Uterine Leiomyoma. Ultrasound Q. 2016 Jun;32(2):164-74.

Mar WA, Berggruen S, Atueyi U, Sekhon S, Garzon SA, Knuttinen MG, McGahan JP.  Ultrasound imaging of placenta accreta with MR correlation. Ultrasound Q. 2015 Mar;31(1):23-33.

Gerscovich EO, Corwin MT, Sekhon S, Runner GJ, Gandour-Edwards RF. Pictorial Essay: Sonographic Appearance of Adnexal Torsion, Correlation with Other Imaging Modalities and Clinical History. Ultrasound Quarterly. 2014 Mar;30(1):49-55.

Lamba R, Tanner DT, Sekhon S, McGahan JP, Corwin MT, Lall CG. MDCT of Vascular Compression Syndromes in the Abdomen and Pelvis. Radiographics. 2014 Jan-Feb;34(1):93-115.

Sekhon S, Fountain J. Case of ‘Multifocal nodular fatty infiltration in the liver mimicking metastatic disease’. In ACR case in point archive, Oct 2013.

Gerscovich EO, Sekhon S, Visis T, Di Loreto C. Fetal conversion of a 3-vessel to 2-vessel umbilical cord: sonographic depiction. J Ultrasound Med. 2013 Jul;32(7):1303-5.