Faculty Information


David A. Bader, MD, FACR

Chief of Radiology St. Vincent Hospital

Division Director, Nuclear Medicine

Radiology Residency Program Director

Fellowship: Harvard Joint Program in Nuclear Medicine, Boston, MA

Residency: St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester, MA

Medical School: Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Subspecialty Interests:Nuclear Medicine, PET/Metabolic Imaging, Quality Improvement, Lung Cancer Screening

Core Faculty: Nuclear Medicine


Douglas A. Burd, MD

Chair Department of Radiology Performance Improvement Committee

Division Director, MRI

Fellowship: CMMIC/UMass Memorial MRI Center, Worcester, MA

Residency: St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester, MA

Medical School: UMass Medical School, Worcester MA

Subspecialty Interests: MRI, Neuroradiology


Mohsin Y. Ghadiali, MD

Fellowship: Neuroradiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH

Residency: St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester, MA

Medical School: Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science, North Chicago, IL

Subspecialty Interests: Business Development


Paulomi Kanzaria, MD

Fellowship: UMass Medical Center, Worcester, MA Pediatric Radiology

Residency: Boston City Hospital / Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA

Medical School: Topiwala National Medical College, Bombay University, Bombay, India

Subspecialty Interests: Musculoskeletal Imaging, MRI, Pediatric Imaging

Core Faculty: MSK


Noreen M. LaSalle, MD

Division Director, Mammography

Residency: St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester, MA

Medical School: National University of Ireland

Subspecialty Interests: Mammography, Women’s Imaging

Core Faculty: Mammography


Jason A. Mehling, MD, MHA

Fellowship: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO

Residency: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO

Medical School: University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Subspecialty Interests: Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Thoracic Imaging

Core Faculty: Cardiothoracic Imaging


Brian D. Midkiff, MD, MPH

Assistant Residency Program Director

Division Director, Ultrasound

Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Brookline, MA

Residency: Brown Medical School, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI

Medical School: Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL

Subspecialty Interest: Abdominal MRI, Ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine, PET/CT, US-guided Interventions

Core Faculty: Abdominal Imaging


Neha Modi, MD

Diagnostic Radiology

Fellowship: Breast Imaging, Brigham and Woman’s Hospital, Boston MA

Residency: St Vincent Hospital Diagnostic Radiology

Medical School: Maharashtra University of Health Science, India


John K. Mukai, MD

Fellowship: Rush – Presbyterian St Luke’s Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Residency: Radiology St Vincent Hospital

Medical School: UMass Medical School, Worcester, MA

Subspecialty Interests: Neuroradiology, Cardiac Imaging, Informatics and Emergency Imaging

Emergency Imaging Course Director


Priyanka Prakash, MD

Core Faculty Neuroradiology

Associate Program Director

Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Residency: Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Medical School: All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi, India

Subspecialty Interests: Neuroradiology, MSK and Body Imaging


Fareed Riyaz, MD

Vascular/Interventional Radiology

Fellowship: Vascular Interventional Radiology at Mass General Hospital

Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond Virginia

Medical School: University of Michigan

Subspecialty: Vascular Interventional Radiology


Joshua Russell, DO

Fellowship:  MSK Mini-Fellowship, St Vincent Hospital Worcester, MA

Residency:  St Vincent Hospital, Worcester, MA

Medical School:  University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine

Subspecialty Interest:  Musculoskeletal Imaging

Core Faculty:  MSK



Navid Zaer, MD

Division Director Vascular and Core Faculty Interventional Radiology

Fellowship: Stanford University Hospital & Clinics, Palo Alto, CA

Residency: University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Houston, TX

Medical School: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA

Subspecialty Interests: Vascular and Interventional Radiology

Diagnostic Radiology Residency