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Department of Radiology

Ramit Lamba, M.B.B.S. View profile as PDF

Ramit  Lamba

Clinical Interests

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.


Associate Professor
Co-Director of Body MRI
Director of CT



Abdominal Imaging
Body MRI


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

UC Davis Medical Center
2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284)

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Other Languages:

Hindi, Punjabi


M.B.B.S., M.D., Dayanand Medical College, Ludhiana, 1991


Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine, 1998-1999


Maine Medical Center, Portland , Maine, 1999-2003
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 1994-1997


Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston , Massachusetts, 2003-2004

Board Certifications:

American Board of Radiology, 2003

Professional Memberships:

American Roentgen Ray Society
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.

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