Usha D. Nagaraj, MD

Neuroradiologist, Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging

Academic Affiliations

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Radiology

Phone 513-636-6330


Pediatric neuroradiology; fetal imaging
Usha Nagaraj, MD, has completed fellowships in both pediatric radiology and pediatric neuroradiology, with a special focus in fetal imaging.

MD: Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown, OH, 2003-2007.

Internship: Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, OH, 2007-2008.

Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH, 2008-2012.

Fellowship: Chief Fellow, Pediatric Radiology, Children’s National Medical Center/George Washington University Program, Washington, DC, 2012-2013.

Fellowship: Pediatric Neuroradiology, Children’s National Medical Center/George Washington University Program, Washington, DC, 2013-2014.

Certification: American Board of Radiology, 2012.

View PubMed Publications

Nagaraj U, Rusin JA, McBride KL, Dent CM, Ruess L. Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Neonatal Citrullinemia. Journal of Pediatric Neuroradiology. 2013; 2(2):169-173.

Bluestein KT, Pitt D, Sammet S, Zachariah CR, Nagaraj U, Knopp MV, Schmalbrock P.  Detecting cortical lesions in multiple sclerosis at 7T using white matter signal attenuation. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 2012 May 11.

Nagaraj U, Boue DR, Humphrey B, Martin LC. Ectopic cerebellum in the posterior cranial fossa. Pediatr Radiol. 2012 Nov;42(11):1391-4.

Nagaraj U, King M, Shah S, Ghosh S. Evaluation of Discrete Upper Septal Thickening on 64-Slice Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography. J Thorac Imaging. 2012 Nov;27(6):359-65.

Rothenberg KG, Piadlo R, Nagaraj UD, Friedland RP. The Complex Picture Test in Dementia. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders. 2012 January; 2:411-417.

Nagaraj U, Iwenofu H, Scharschmidt T, Nagar A. PET/CT of hemangiopericytoma of the sacrum. European Journal of Radiology Extra. 2011 April; 78(1): 21-24.

Johnson C, Nagaraj U, Esguerra J, Wasdahl D, Wurzbach D. Nasal Chondromesenchymal Hamartoma: Radiographic and histopathologic analysis of a rare pediatric tumor. Pediatr Radiol. 2007 Jan;37(1):101-4.

Friedland RP, Gustaw-Rothenberg KA, Janowski K, Nagaraj UD, Piadlo R. P3-129: Complex picture test in different forms of dementia. Alzheimer’s & Dementia. July 2008; 4(4): T557-T558.