Vikas Agarwal, M.D.

Dr. Vikas Agarwal

Department of Radiology

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, USA

Assistant Professor



2009 University of Pittsburgh, USA, Neuroradiology

2008 University of Pittsburgh, USA, Diagnostic Radiology

2003 Boston University, USA, Medicine

1999 Boston University, USA, Biology

Publications (selected)

  1. Gurkin SA, Parikshak M, Kralovich KA, Horst HM, Agarwal V, Payne N. Indicators for tracheostomy in patients with traumatic brain injury. Am Surg. 2002; 68:324–328
  2. Agarwal V, Branstetter BF, Johnson JT.  Indications for PET/CT in the Head and Neck. Otolaryngol Clin N Am. 2008; 41(1):23-49
  3. Bartynski WS, Jennings R. Rothfus WE, Agarwal V. Immediate Pain Response to Inter-laminar Lumbar Epidural Steroid Administration: Response Characteristics and Effect of Anesthetic Concentration. Am J Neurorad. In Press
  4. Singleton A, Agarwal V, Casagranda B, Rothfus WE. Lumbar Discal Cyst in an Elite Athlete: A Rare Case Report in North America. J Radiol Case Rep. In Press