Pulin A. Sheth

Assistant Professor of Radiology, USC Keck School of Medicine Director, Breast Imaging, Henrietta Lee Breast Center, USC/Norris Cancer Center and Hospital Chief of Breast MRI, USC HCCII - Radiology Associates, Inc. Imaging Center
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Areas of treatment:

Women's health problems
Digital mammography
Ultrasound (US)
Computerized tomography (CT)
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
Positron emission tomography (PET)

Specialties:

  • Breast Cancer
  • Radiology

Department:

  • Department of Radiology

Language:

  • English

Pulin A. Sheth, MD

Assistant Professor of Radiology, USC Keck School of Medicine
Director, Breast Imaging, Henrietta Lee Breast Center, USC/Norris Cancer Center and Hospital
Chief of Breast MRI, USC HCCII - Radiology Associates, Inc. Imaging Center

Practicing locations:

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • USC Healthcare Center 2
  • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital

About this doctor:

Dr. Pulin A. Sheth, M.D., born in India and raised in Los Angeles, California, graduated from the University of California at San Diego. He did his residency training in diagnostic radiology at Kaiser Permanente, Los Angeles Medical Center and his fellowship training in women’s imaging at Emory University in Atlanta, GA.
He began working in private practice in Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, and Century City, joining a large subspecialty radiology group. He then joined the faculty of the USC Keck School of Medicine as an assistant professor of clinical radiology in 2002. He is currently the director of Breast Imaging, Henrietta Lee Breast Center, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital, Los Angeles, since 2004. He is also the head of Breast MRI at the USC Health Science Campus, greatly expanding the practice and serving both the USC community as well as the greater Los Angeles area as a referral center for breast MR and intervention.

Education:

University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, BS, 1985 - 1989
Doctor of Medicine, University of California at San Diego (UCSD), San Diego, 1989 - 1993

Internships:

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Los Angeles, Transitional Medicine, 1994

Residencies:

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Los Angeles, Diagnostic Radiology, 1994 - 1998
Chief Resident, 1996 - 1997

Fellowships:

Emory University, Atlanta, GA, Women's Imaging, 1998 - 1999

Certifications:

American Board of Radiology
National Board of Medical Examiners

Professional society memberships:

Radiological Society of North America
American Roentgen Ray Society
Los Angeles Radiological Society
Society for the Advancement of Women's Imaging
Society of Breast Imaging

Awards:

Freshman National Honor Society, 1981
Golden Key National Honor Society, 1985
Dean's Honor List, University of California at Los Angeles, 1986
Phi Beta Kappa, University of California at Los Angeles, 1989
College Honors, University of California at Los Angeles, 1989
Academic Honors, Anatomy, Physiology, Biostatistics, University of California at San Diego, 1991
Clinical Honors, Internal Medicine Sub-internship, University of California at San Diego, 1993