Sandeep Singh Arora, M.B.B.S.

Assistant Professor
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences
M.B.B.S., University of Delhi, Delhi, India
Clinical Description
Sandeep Singh Arora, M.B.B.S., is an abdominal imager and interventionist with expertise in cross-sectional imaging, both CT and MRI, ultrasound including ob-gyn, fluoroscopy and image-guided procedures. He earned his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at the University College of Medical Sciences in Delhi, India. He completed a residency in Radiology at the University of Louisville Hospital and fellowships in Abdominal Imaging and Research at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Arora joined the Vanderbilt faculty in 2015. He is currently Assistant Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences and Assistant Professor of Urologic Surgery. He is a member for the Radiological Society of North America, Society of Abdominal Radiology and the American Roentgen Ray Society. His ongoing research includes: early detection of prostate cancer, abdomino-pelvic and vascular applications of therapeutic ultrasound and tumor immunity imaging. He is the primary Vanderbilt radiologist on a prostate sono-ablation clinical trial- Evaluation of the TULSA-PRO MRI-Guided Transurethral Ultrasound Prostate Ablation Device in Patients with Localized Prostate Cancer: a Prospective, Single-Arm, Pivotal Clinical Study. He is also a co-investigator on a liver ultrasound ablation NIH grant- Fast Volumetric Treatment Using Multi-Focus Insonation and Thermal Amplification (1R21EB21012-01A1 PI: Caskey).

Section: Body Imaging
Tyson MD, Arora SS, Scarpato KR, Barocas D. Magnetic resonance-ultrasound fusion prostate biopsy in the diagnosis of prostate cancer. Urol. Oncol [print-electronic]. 2016 Jul; 34(7): 326-32. PMID: 27083114, PMCID: PMC4912896, PII: S1078-1439(16)00087-9, DOI: 10.1016/j.urolonc.2016.03.005, ISSN: 1873-2496.

Hernando D, Sharma SD, Aliyari Ghasabeh M, Alvis BD, Arora SS, Hamilton G, Pan L, Shaffer JM, Sofue K, Szeverenyi NM, Welch EB, Yuan Q, Bashir MR, Kamel IR, Rice MJ, Sirlin CB, Yokoo T, Reeder SB. Multisite, multivendor validation of the accuracy and reproducibility of proton-density fat-fraction quantification at 1.5T and 3T using a fat-water phantom. Magn Reson Med [print-electronic]. 2016 Apr 4/15/2016; PMID: 27080068, PMCID: PMC4835219, DOI: 10.1002/mrm.26228, ISSN: 1522-2594.

Frederick-Dyer K, Ahmad A, Arora SS, Wile G. Difficult biopsy and drainage: just say yes. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2016 Apr; 41(4): 706-19. PMID: 26916352, PII: 10.1007/s00261-016-0666-2, DOI: 10.1007/s00261-016-0666-2, ISSN: 2366-0058.