A photo of Murat Kocaoglu.

Staff Radiologist, Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Radiology


My Biography & Research

Additional Languages


Clinical Interests

Cardiac imaging; body imaging

Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Radiology

Clinical Divisions


Research Divisions


My Education

MD: Gulhane Military Medical School, Ankara, Turkey, 1992.

Residency: Gulhane Military Medical School, Ankara, Turkey, 1998.

Visiting Fellowship: Division of Pediatric Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC.

Fellowship: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2018-2020.

My Publications

Selected Publication

Breath-hold and free-breathing quantitative assessment of biventricular volume and function using compressed SENSE: a clinical validation in children and young adults. Kocaoglu, M; Pednekar, AS; Wang, H; Alsaied, T; Taylor, MD; Rattan, MS. Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. 2020; 22.

Magnetic resonance imaging of the fetal brain in monochorionic diamniotic twin gestation: correlation of cerebral injury with ultrasound staging and survival outcomes. Kocaoglu, M; Kline-Fath, BM; Calvo-Garcia, MA; Zhang, B; Nagaraj, UD. Pediatric Radiology. 2020; 50:1131-1138.

Split-bolus MR urography: synchronous visualization of obstructing vessels and collecting system in children. Battal, B; Kocaoglu, M; Akgün, V; Ince, S; Gök, F; Tasar, M. Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology. 2015; 21:498-502.

Cerebrospinal fluid flow imaging by using phase-contrast MR technique. Battal, B; Kocaoglu, M; Bulakbasi, N; Husmen, G; Tuba Sanal, H; Tayfun, C. British Journal of Radiology. 2011; 84:758-765.

Diffusion-weighted imaging in the characterization of focal liver lesions: efficacy of visual assessment. Battal, B; Kocaoglu, M; Akgun, V; Karademir, I; Deveci, S; Guvenc, I; Bulakbasi, N. Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography. 2011; 35:326-331.

Pediatric abdominal masses: diagnostic accuracy of diffusion weighted MRI. Kocaoglu, M; Bulakbasi, N; Sanal, HT; Kismet, E; Caliskan, B; Akgun, V; Tayfun, C. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 2010; 28:629-636.

Common pitfalls in paediatric imaging: head and spine. Kocaoglu, M; Bulakbasi, N. Pediatric Radiology. 2009; 39 Suppl 3:347-355.

Central neurocytoma: proton MR spectroscopy and diffusion weighted MR imaging findings. Kocaoglu, M; Ors, F; Bulakbasi, N; Onguru, O; Ulutin, C; Secer, HI. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 2009; 27:434-440.

Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumors: proton MR spectroscopy, diffusion and perfusion characteristics. Bulakbasi, N; Kocaoglu, M; Sanal, TH; Tayfun, C. Neuroradiology. 2007; 49:805-812.

Pediatric presacral masses. Kocaoglu, M; Frush, DP. Radiographics. 2006; 26:833-857.