Colin D McKnight, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences
M.D., Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OregonB.S., Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
Clinical Description
Colin McKnight, M.D., is a graduate of Duke University and attended medical school at Oregon Health and Science University. After completing the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Post-Baccalaureate Research Fellowship, he received his residency and neuroradiology fellowship training at University of Michigan. He joined the faculty at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in 2016 as Assistant Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences. He is the receiptant of the 2016 Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award.

Section: Neuroradiology
McKnight CD, Motuzas CL, Srinivasan A. Approach to Brain Neoplasms: What the Oncologist Wants to Know. Semin Roentgenol. 2018 Jan; 53(1): 6-22. PMID: 29405956, PII: S0037-198X(17)30077-9, DOI: 10.1053/, ISSN: 1558-4658.

McKnight CD, Kelly AM, Petrou M, Nidecker AE, Lorincz MT, Altaee DK, Gebarski SS, Foerster B. A Simplified Approach to Encephalitis and Its Mimics: Key Clinical Decision Points in the Setting of Specific Imaging Abnormalities. Acad Radiol [print-electronic]. 2017 Jun; 24(6): 667-76. PMID: 28258904, PII: S1076-6332(17)30048-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.acra.2016.04.013, ISSN: 1878-4046.

McKnight CD, Parmar HA, Watcharotone K, Mukherji SK. Reassessing the Anatomic Origin of the Juvenile Nasopharyngeal Angiofibroma. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2016 Dec; 41(4): 559-64. PMID: 28632604, DOI: 10.1097/RCT.0000000000000566, ISSN: 1532-3145.

McKnight CD, Glastonbury CM, Ibrahim M, Rivas-Rodriguez F, Srinivasan A. Techniques and Approaches for Safe, High-Yield CT-Guided Suprahyoid Head and Neck Biopsies. AJR Am J Roentgenol [print-electronic]. 2017 Jan; 208(1): 76-83. PMID: 27657741, DOI: 10.2214/AJR.16.16558, ISSN: 1546-3141.

McKnight CD, Watcharotone K, Ibrahim M, Christodoulou E, Baer AH, Parmar HA. Adaptive statistical iterative reconstruction: reducing dose while preserving image quality in the pediatric head CT examination. Pediatr Radiol [print-electronic]. 2014 Aug; 44(8): 997-1003. PMID: 24696285, DOI: 10.1007/s00247-014-2943-y, ISSN: 1432-1998.

McKnight CD, Winn SR, Gong X, Hansen JE, Wax MK. Revascularization of rat fasciocutaneous flap using CROSSEAL with VEGF protein or plasmid DNA expressing VEGF. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2008 Aug; 139(2): 245-9. PMID: 18656723, PII: S0194-5998(08)00286-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.otohns.2008.04.014, ISSN: 0194-5998.

Max MB, Wu T, Atlas SJ, Edwards RR, Haythornthwaite JA, Bollettino AF, Hipp HS, McKnight CD, Osman IA, Crawford EN, Pao M, Nejim J, Kingman A, Aisen DC, Scully MA, Keller RB, Goldman D, Belfer I. A clinical genetic method to identify mechanisms by which pain causes depression and anxiety. Mol Pain. 2006 Apr 4/19/2006; 2: 14. PMID: 16623937, PMCID: PMC1488826, PII: 1744-8069-2-14, DOI: 10.1186/1744-8069-2-14, ISSN: 1744-8069.