Asha Sarma, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Radiology & Radiological Sciences
M.D., University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UtahB.A., Psychological and Brain Science, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire
Clinical Description
Asha Sarma, M.D., is a honors graduate of Dartmouth College and earned her medical degree at the University of Utah. She completed a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, during which she served as chief resident and received a resident teaching award, and fellowships in Pediatric Radiology and Pediatric Neuroradiology at Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School. Dr. Sarma joined the Vanderbilt faculty in 2018.

Section: Pediatrics
Sarma A, Poussaint TY. Indications and Imaging Modality of Choice in Pediatric Headache. Neuroimaging Clin. N. Am. 2019 May; 29(2): 271-89. PMID: 30926117, PII: S1052-5149(19)30007-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.nic.2019.01.007, ISSN: 1557-9867.

Choe J, Wortman JR, Michaels A, Sarma A, Fulwadhva UP, Sodickson AD. Beyond appendicitis: ultrasound findings of acute bowel pathology. Emerg Radiol [print-electronic]. 2019 Jan 1/19/2019; PMID: 30661212, PII: 10.1007/s10140-019-01670-7, DOI: 10.1007/s10140-019-01670-7, ISSN: 1438-1435.

Sarma A, Grant FD, Kwatra NS. Esophageal transit scintigraphy in children: a user's guide and pictorial review. Pediatr Radiol [print-electronic]. 2018 Dec 12/7/2018; PMID: 30535870, PII: 10.1007/s00247-018-4301-y, DOI: 10.1007/s00247-018-4301-y, ISSN: 1432-1998.

Troiano C, Heffernan C, Sarma A, Wittemore K, et al. Zygomatic abscess complicating coalescent air cell infection and acute otitis media in a pediatric patient with facial swelling and temporomandibular joint subluxation. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology Case Reports. 2018 Apr; 20: 5-8.