Victor Ho-Fung, MD

Victor Ho-Fung, MD
Attending Radiologist
Assistant Professor of Radiology

Dr. Ho-Fung is an Attending Radiologist within the Division of Body Imaging and an Assistant Professor of Radiology at the University of Pennsylvania. He received his Medical Degree from University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine and completed a Diagnostic Radiology residency at the Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia and a Pediatric Radiology Fellowship at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He additionally served as a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow for the NeuroAIDS Research Program at the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine. He holds board certification in Diagnostic Radiology, Pediatric Radiology, and Radiology.

Dr. Ho-Fung is a member of Sociedad Latinoamericana de Radiología Pediátrica, American College of Radiology, American Board of Radiology, The Society of Pediatric Radiology, The American Roentgen Ray Society, and Radiological Society of North America. He serves as a reviewer for Acta Radiologica, Pediatric Radiology, and Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging.

Publication Highlights

  1. Zapala MA, Ho-Fung VM, Lee EY (2017 Jul). Thoracic Neoplasms in Children: Contemporary Perspectives and Imaging Assessment. Radiologic Clinics of North America, 55(4): 657-676. Doi: 10.1016/j.rcl.2017.02.008. Electronically published: 2017 Apr 19. PMID: 28601174.
  2. Nelson CE, Chen AE, Bellah RD, Biko DM, Ho-Fung VM, Francavilla ML, Xiao R, Kaplan SL (2018 Jun 6). Ultrasound Features of Purulent Skin and Soft Tissue Infection without Abscess. Emergency Radiology, 25(5): 505-511. Doi: 10.1007/s10140-018-1612-0. PMID: 29876711.
  3. Degnan AJ, Ho-Fung VM (2018 Oct). More Than Epiphyseal Osteochondromas: Updated Understanding of Imaging Findings in Dysplasia Epiphysealis Hemimelica (Trevor Disease). American Journal of Roentgenology, 211(4): 910-919. Doi: 10.2214/AJR.18.19712. Electronically published: 2018 Aug 30. PMID: 30160986.
  4. Bedoya MA, Barrera CA, Chauvin NA, Delgado J, Jaramillo D, Ho-Fung VM (2019 Apr). Normal Meniscal Dimensions at Different Patient Ages- MRI Evaluation. Skeletal Radiology, 48 (4): 595-603. Doi: 10.1007/s00256-018-3072-8. Electronically published: 2018 Sep 22. PMID: 30242447.
  5. Rapp JB, Barrera CA, Ho-Fung VM (2019 Apr). Morel-Lavellée Lesions: MRI Characteristics in the Pediatric Patient. Pediatric Radiology, 49 (4): 559-565. Doi: 10.1007/s00247-018-4328-0. Electronically published: 2019 Jan 17. PMID: 30652196.

Research Focus: Emergency Radiology, Musculoskeletal Imaging

External Links


  • Trauma Center
  • Hip Disorders Program
  • Young Adult Hip Preservation Program
Research Focus: 
Emergency Radiology, Musculoskeletal Imaging