• Aparna Singhal, M.D. completed her medical school training from Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India where she received several awards. She then joined UCLA department of Radiology as a post-doctoral research scholar where she worked in the fields of MR Spectroscopy and MR Angiography. After completing her residency training in Diagnostic Radiology from St. Vincent’s Medical Center, Bridgeport, CT and neuroradiology fellowship training at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, she joined the faculty in the UAB neuroradiology section.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2020 F-FDG Uptake in a T2 Hypointense Paraspinal MassClinical Nuclear Medicine.  45:385-386. 2020
    2020 Rare cause of cystic cerebellopontine angle lesionJournal of Clinical Neuroscience.  72:423-424. 2020
    2020 Rare cause of cystic cerebellopontine angle lesion: AnswerJournal of Clinical Neuroscience.  72:497-498. 2020
    2020 Pseudohypoxic Brain Swelling: Report of 2 Cases and Introduction of the Lentiform Rim Sign as Potential MRI MarkerWorld Neurosurgery.  133:221-226. 2020
    2019 Spontaneous “pneumo-apoplexy” as a presentation of pituitary adenomaClinical Imaging.  58:152-155. 2019
    2019 Luxury perfusion: A paradoxical finding and pitfall of CT perfusion in subacute infarction of brainRadiology Case Reports.  14:6-9. 2019
    2019 Multi-channel local ternary pattern for content-based image retrieval. 2019
    2018 Imaging of Inflammatory Disorders of Salivary GlandsNeuroimaging Clinics of North America.  28:255-272. 2018
    2017 Central nervous system fungal infection in a young male with a history of intravenous drug abuse and hepatitis CRadiology Case Reports.  12:590-596. 2017
    2017 Absent vascular signal on time-of-flight magnetic resonance angiography due to recent ferumoxytol infusion 2017
    2015 Complex cerebellopontine angle mass in a patient with a history of fallsJAMA Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.  141:183-184. 2015
    2014 Imaging of the temporomandibular joint: An update.World Journal of Radiology.  6:567-582. 2014
    2014 State of the art epilepsy imaging: An updateClinical Nuclear Medicine.  39:511-526. 2014
    2013 Complicated penetrating ulcer of the ascending aorta: Similar to dissection, yet differentConnecticut Medicine.  77:91-93. 2013
    2012 Neonatal testicular torsion with an unusual sonographic featureJournal of Clinical Ultrasound.  40:243-246. 2012
    2010 Abdominal pain in a young man with severe hypertensionGastroenterology.  139. 2010

    Research Overview

  • Dr. Singhal is a prolific researcher with several publications and presentations to her credit and is also a reviewer for journals in various fields of medicine. She served on the Graduate Medical Education and Transitional Year Education Committees during her residency, and also served as Chief Resident for 2 years. She was selected for the ‘Introduction to Academic Radiology’ course held at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) meeting in 2010 and received the Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award by RSNA in recognition of outstanding radiology research in 2012. She is a member of the RSNA and ARRS. Dr. Singhal’s area of clinical practice and research is neuroimaging.
  • Education And Training

  • Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery (MBBS), 2004
  • St. Vincents Medical Center, Residency 2013
  • Saral Diagnostic Center, Residency 2006
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2014
  • Full Name

  • Aparna Singhal