Shahram Bonyadlou

Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology

Areas of treatment:

Colon and Lung Cancers


  • Lung Cancer
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Radiology


  • Department of Radiology


  • English
  • Farsi

Shahram Bonyadlou, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology

Practicing location:

  • USC Healthcare Center 2

About this doctor:

Dr. Bonyadlou received his medical degree from the American University of the Caribbean and went on to do an internship in surgery at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. He worked as a staff research associate in teleradiology at UCLA, then went on to do his residency in nuclear medicine at the LAC+USC Medical Center, and received board certification from the American Board of Nuclear Medicine. Dr. Bonyadlou then completed his PET Fellowship at USC and joined the staff at USC as assistant professor of radiology. His research activities in nuclear medicine have produced 23 abstracts, 6 presentations, 2 book chapters, and 3 scientific presentations and have been awarded the Roentgen Resident/Fellow Award for his research. He is currently principle investigator of a lung cancer research project through the American College of Radiology Imaging Network. He is actively involved in new treatment modalities including SirSphere therapy which he jointly established at USC-Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center. 


American University of the Caribbean, School of Medicine, St. Maarten, N.A.
UCLA, Los Angeles, California, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, 1995
L.A. Harbor College, Wilmington, California, Pre-Med, 1993-1994
California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, California, Pre-Med, 1993
El Camino College, Torrance, California, Pre-Med, 1993
Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran, Iran, 1985 - 1992


Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Intern, Department of Surgery, 2000 - 2001


University of Southern California, Resident, Department of Radiology, Division of Nuclear Medicine, 2002 - 2004
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Resident, Department of Surgery, 2001 - 2002


University of Southern California, PET-CT Fellow, Department of Radiology, PET-CT Imaging Science Center, 2004 - 2005


American Board of Nuclear Medicine

Professional society memberships:

Society of Nuclear Medicine
American College of Radiology
American College of Nuclear Physicians
American College of Nuclear Medicine
Academy of Persian Physicians


Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award, University of Southern California, 2004
Dean's List, Medical School
President's List, Medical School
Tehran University Honor Program, Medical School
Clinical Honor Student Award, Medical School
Student Government Association's Scholarship, L. A. Harbor College, 1993-1995
President's List, L. A. Harbor College, 1993 - 1995
Dean's List, L. A. Harbor College, 1993 - 1995
Alpha Gamma Sigma Honor Society (member and graphic designer), L. A. Harbor College, 1993 - 1995
University Honor Program, President's List, UCLA