Northwest Radiology Network welcomes Shakeeb Ahmad, M.D., who is subspecialized in women’s health radiology, including mammography.
After receiving his bachelor’s degree from Bellarmine University in Louisville, Ky., Dr. Ahmad received his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Louisville School of Medicine. He completed a medicine internship at the University of Louisville, radiology residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and Indiana University, and breast imaging fellowship at Indiana University.
Dr. Ahmad is a member of the American College of Radiology; American Roentgen Ray Society; Radiological Society of North America; and RAD-AID International, a World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations-sponsored organization dedicated to bringing radiology to the developing world.
His research experience includes a project based on the biomarker approach to defeating neurodegenerative disorders. He has also co-authored publications on the topics of CT findings of patients treated with irreversible electroporation for locally-advanced pancreatic cancer; and pelvic collateral pathways in aorto-iliac occlusive disease.
WTHR-TV took an up-close look at Jovial Family Farm, a farm in the Broad Ripple area founded by Dr. Bobbie Jellison and her husband, Northwest Radiology Neuroradiologist Dr. Brian Jellison. Jovial Family Farm provides seniors, their families and their communities engagement and meaning through urban agrarian and culinary activities.
Backpacks should never weigh more than 10 to 20 percent of a kids’ body weight, the American Academy of Pediatrics advises. Northwest Radiology Musculoskeletal Radiologist Dr. Catherine King talked with Fox 59 about how to select a backpack and safety tips when wearing a backpack in order to prevent injuries.
It’s an essential part of the back-to-school supply list — a backpack. But according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, from 2017 to 2019, an estimated annual average of 7,500 kids under 19 years old were treated in emergency rooms for injuries related to backpacks. Northwest Radiology Musculoskeletal Radiologist Dr. Catherine King talked with WTHR-TV about what injuries are caused by heavy and improperly-fitting backpacks and what you can do to prevent those injuries.
After helping feed 255 servings of food to the homeless at Wheeler Mission in 2021, Dr. Laura Dugan, a body imaging radiologist with Northwest Radiology, and her husband, Bob, told WTHR-TV they wanted to double that amount in 2022. They worked with their friend, Los Arroyos General Manager Leon Nicholson, along with other local restaurants, to make a food donation for more than 500 people.
Dr. Laura Dugan, a body imaging radiologist with Northwest Radiology, and her husband, Bob, turned their Buffalo Wild Wings reward points into a major food donation to Wheeler Mission. They also teamed up with their friend, Los Arroyos General Manager Leon Nicholson, who reached out to additional restaurants to help them feed more than 500 people. WISH-TV’s Amicia Ramsey highlighted the donation.
Warmer weather in the summer months means people are more active outdoors, enjoying activities like walking, running, biking, hiking, gardening, yard work and playing sports. However, with the increased activity comes the increased risk of injuries and accidents. Northwest Radiology Musculoskeletal Radiologist Dr. Catherine King talked to Fox 59 about the most common summer sports injuries and shared some prevention tips.
Northwest Radiology Neuroradiologist Dr. Brian Jellison joins his wife, Dr. Bobbie Jellison, to talk with Fox 59 about the program they founded, Jovial Family Farm, and how it provides seniors, their families and their communities engagement and meaning through urban agrarian and culinary activities.
During Women’s Health Month, women should be encouraged to prioritize their health by making sure to get routine checkups, including an annual mammogram. Emily Bolin, a mammography technologist with Northwest Radiology, talked with WISH-TV’s Lakyn McGee about reducing your risk of breast cancer, how to do a self-exam and the basics of getting a mammogram.
May is Women’s Health Month, a time for all women to make their health and well-being a top priority. Northwest Radiology’s Dr. Alan Engel and mammography technologist Emily Bolin talk about the importance of routine checkups like the annual mammogram.