Shadi Aminololama-Shakeri, M.D.
Radiology - Breast Imaging
- Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs
- Chief, Breast Imaging Section
- Director of Breast Imaging Fellowship
- Co-Director of Medical Student Education
- Associate Professor
Philosophy of Care
My goal is to provide every woman with the most meticulous and compassionate care possible in a respectful and culturally sensitive manner.
Dr. Shakeri is a fellowship trained radiologist specializing in breast imaging including digital mammography, tomosynthesis, breast computed tomography, ultrasound, and magnetic resonance imaging.
She practices and offers imaging guided care for all aspects of breast conditions and routinely performs breast biopsies using ultrasound guidance, MRI localization, and stereotactic triangulation techniques. She emphasizes individualized screening and supplemental screening care plans for maintaining breast health.
Dr. Shakeri's research interests have focused on advancing imaging of suspicious breast lesions by dedicated breast computed tomography (bCT), a novel three-dimensional (3-D) imaging modality developed at UC Davis by Dr. John Boone in the Department of Radiology.
M.D., Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia PA 1999
B.S., UC Berkeley, Berkeley CA 1992
Radiology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2004-2008
Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern, Parkland Hospital, Dallas TX 1999-2002
Radiology - Breast Imaging, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2009-2010
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2012
American Board of Radiology, 2008
American College of Radiology
American College of Radiology Economics Committee on Breast Imaging
Principal Investigator, Athena UCD Imaging Group
Radiological Society of North America
Society of Breast Imaging
Society of Breast Imaging Fellowship Match Committee
Society of Breast Imaging Newsletter Committee
Society of Breast Imaging Patient Care and Delivery Task Force
Women in Medicine and Health Sciences Vice-Chancellor's Advisory Committee
Honors and Awards
UC Davis Interprofessional Teaching Scholar, 2014
UC Davis Junior Faculty Radiology Teaching Excellence Award, 2012
Stanley J. Sarnoff Endowment for Cardiovascular Research Fellow, 1996
Select Recent Publications
Baikejiang R, Zhang W, Zhu D, Hernandez A, Aminololama-Shakeri S, Wang G, Qi J, Boone J, Li C. Kernel-based anatomically-aided diffuse optical tomography reconstruction. Accepted Manuscript online 23 August 2017 • © 2017 IOP Publishing Ltd. Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express.
Ram S, Aminololama-Shakeri S. Imaging the Male Breast. Current Radiology Reports. 2017; 5(7): 1-12.
Aminololama-Shakeri, S, Flowers, CI, McLaren, CE, Wisner, DJ, de Guzman, J, Campbell, JE, Bassett, LW, Ojeda-Fournier, H, Gerlach, K, Hargreaves, JB, Elson, SL, Retallack, H, Joe, BN, Feig, SA, Wells, CJ. Can Radiologists Predict the Presence of Ductal Carcinoma In-Situ and Invasive Breast Cancer? AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2017 Apr, 208((4)): 933-939.
Lee, AY, Wisner, DJ, Aminololama-Shakeri, S, Arasu, VA, Feig, SA, Hargreaves, J, Ojeda-Fournier, H, Bassett, LW, Wells, CJ, De Guzman, J, Flowers, CI, Campbell, JE, Elson, SL, Retallack, H, Joe, BN. Inter-reader Variability in the Use of BI-RADS Descriptors for Suspicious Findings on Diagnostic Mammography: A Multi-institution Study of 10 Academic Radiologists. Academic radiology. 2017;24(1): 60-66.
Aminololama-Shakeri S, Hargreaves JB, Boone JM, Lindfors KK. Dedicated Breast CT: Screening Technique of the Future. Current Breast Cancer Reports. 2016; 8(4): 242-247.
Seritan, AL, Aminololama-Shakeri, S. A Gender and Sexuality Curriculum for Psychiatry Residents. Medical Science Educator. 2016.
Gazi, PM, Aminololama-Shakeri, S, Yang, K, Boone, JM. Temporal subtraction contrast-enhanced dedicated breast CT. Physics in medicine and biology. 2016;61(17): 6322-46.
Aminololama-Shakeri, S, Abbey, CK, Gazi, P, Prionas, ND, Nosratieh, A, Li, CS, Boone, JM, Lindfors, KK. Differentiation of ductal carcinoma in-situ from benign micro-calcifications by dedicated breast computed tomography. European journal of radiology. 2016;85(1): 297-303.
Prionas ND, Aminololama-Shakeri S, Yang K, Martinez SR, Lindfors KK, Boone JM. Contrast-enhanced Dedicated Breast Computed Tomography Detection of Invasive Breast Cancer Preceding Mammographic Diagnosis: A Case Report. Radiology Case Reports. 2015;10(2).
Gazi, PM, Yang, K, Burkett, GW, Aminololama-Shakeri, S, Seibert, JA, Boone, JM. Evolution of spatial resolution in breast CT at UC Davis. Medical physics. 2015;42(4): 1973-81.