Jayashree S Parekh

Jayashree S Parekh, MD

Division:
Nuclear Medicine , Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging
Department:
Radiology and Medical Imaging
Call 434.924.9391
Primary Location:
Emily Couric Clinical Cancer Center

1240 Lee St.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Phone:
434.924.9391
Secondary Locations:
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Nuclear Medicine, 1993
Research Interests:

PET/CT, Nuclear Oncology

Clinical Practice:
Cardiac Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
About
Title:
Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology
Biography

Dr. Parekh is a member of the Division of Nuclear Medicine. Nuclear Medicine uses very small amounts of radioactive materials, called radiopharmaceuticals, to diagnose and treat disease. In addition to interpreting nuclear imaging studies in adults and children, she treats patients with hyperthyroidism, thyroid cancer and prostate cancer. Her research interests include oncology imaging and radiation safety. 

Awards
  • 2016, 2015 Best Doctors in America® List 
Education
Primary:
University of Bombay, India, 1982
Residency:
Pathology, University of Bombay
Fellowships:
Nuclear Medicine, University of Virginia