Dr. Fananapazir’s clinical interests include computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and ultrasound of diseases in the abdomen and pelvis. He also has an interest in image-guided non-vascular interventional procedures in the chest, abdomen and pelvis.
Research interests include dual energy CT scanning, novel MRI contrast agents, and prostate MRI.
B.S., Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, 2000
International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
Select Honors and Awards:
ISMRM Magna Cum Laude Merit Award, 2013
Chief Resident, 2011
String of Pearls Winner for Humanism and Dedication to Teaching, 2010
Alpha Omega Alpha, 2006
Humanism in Medicine Award, 2006
Images of Women Essay First Place Award, 2000
College Scholars Honors Program, Vanderbilt University, 2000
Select Recent Publications:
Singer AD, Fananapazir G, Maufa F, Narra S, Ascher S. Pulmonary embolism following 2-octyl-cyanoacrylate/lipiodol injection for obliteration of gastric varices: an imaging perspective. J of Radiology Case Reports. 2012 Feb; 6(2):17-2 2012
Fananapazir G, Allison, SJ. Common applications of musculoskeletal ultrasound in the emergency department. Clinics of North America. April 2011 (Vol 6, Issue 2, pp 215-226) 2011