Asef Khwaja, MD

Asef Khwaja, MD
Attending Radiologist
Assistant Professor of Radiology

Dr. Khwaja is an Attending Radiologist within the Division of Body Imaging, Director of Virtua Radiology, and an Assistant Professor of Radiology at the University of Pennsylvania. He received his Medical Degree from Dartmouth Medical School and completed a Radiology residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center and a Fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. He holds dual board certification in Diagnostic Radiology and Pediatric Radiology.

Dr. Khwaja is a member of The Society for Pediatric Radiology, The American College of Radiology, Radiological Society of North America, and American Roentgen Ray Society.

Publication Highlights

  1. Back SJ, Maya CL, Khwaja A (2017 Aug). Ultrasound of Congenital and Inherited Disorders of the Pediatric Hepatobiliary System, Pancreas and Spleen. Pediatric Radiology, 47(9): 1069-1078. Doi: 10.1007/s00247-017-3869-y. Electronically published: 2017 Aug 4. PMID: 28779194.
  2. Ayyala RS, Khwaja A, Anupindi SA (2017 Dec). Pelvic Pain in the Middle of the Night: Use of MRI for Evaluation of Pediatric Female Pathology in the Emergent Setting. Emergency Radiology, 24(6): 681-688. Doi: 10.1007/s10140-017-1520-8. Electronically published: 2017 May 25. PMID: 28547317.
  3. Chauvin NA, Jaimes C, Khwaja A (2018 Feb). Ankle and Foot Injuries in the Young Athlete. Seminars in Musculoskeletal Radiology, 22(1): 104-117. Doi: 104-117. 10.1055/s-0037-1609012. Electronically published: 2018 Feb 6. PMID: 29409077.
  4. Machnitz JA, Reid JR, Acord MR, Khwaja AB, Biko DM, Ayyala RS, Anupindi SA (2018 Aug). MRI of the Bowel – Beyond Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Pediatric Radiology, 48(9): 1280-1290. Doi: 10.1007/s00247-018-4166-0. Electronically published: 2018 Aug PMID: 30078046.
  5. Subramaniam S, Chen AE, Khwaja A, Rempell R (2019 Jan). Identifying Infant Hydrocephalus in the Emergency Department with Transfontanellar POCUS. American Journal of Emergency Medicine, 37(1): 127-132. Doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2018.10.012. Electronically published: 2018 Oct 11. PMID: 3036674

Research Focus: Gastrointestinal (GI) & Hepatic Imaging, Emergency Radiology, Pulmonary Imaging

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Research Focus: 
Gastrointestinal (GI) & Hepatic Imaging, Emergency Radiology, Pulmonary Imaging