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Department of Radiology

Peter Yi Shen, M.D. View profile as PDF

Peter Yi Shen

Clinical Interests

Clinical interests includes: brain tumor imaging, neurodegenerative disease, spine imaging and therapy.

Research area of interests include: advance MRI imaging techniques, diffusion diffusion tensor MRI and perfusion MRI.


Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology


Radiology - Neuroradiology



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

Other Languages:

Chinese (Mandarin)


M.D., State University of New York, Downstate College of Medicine, New York, New York, 2005
B.S., UCLA, Los Angeles, California, 2001


Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, Colton, CA, 2006


State University of New York / Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, 2010


University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, 2012

Board Certifications:

American Board of Radiology, 2010
National Board of Medical Examiners, 2005

Professional Memberships:

American College of Radiology
American Institute of Chemical Engineering
American Society of Neuroradiology
New York Academy of Science
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
Radiological Society of North America
Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society

Select Honors and Awards:

Distinction in Research, State University of New York Downstate, College of Medicine, Class of 2005, 2005

Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Medical Student Departmental Grant, Columbia University, 2005

Exceptional Academic Achievement Award, UCLA Chemical Engineering, Class of 2001, 2001

Valedictorian of UCLA School of Engineering with Service Distinction, Class of 2001, 2001

Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, 2000

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