Simran Sekhon, M.B.B.S.

Simran Sekhon, M.B.B.S.


  • Associate Clinical Professor


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UC Davis Medical Center

2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:
800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284)

Additional Phone Numbers

Clinic Phone: 916-734-0664
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

I strive to provide the highest quality of imaging interpretation and diagnosis for my patients to help the clinicians  make accurate treatment decisions.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Sekhon is a fellowship trained abdominal radiologist. She is involved in interpretation of wide range of ultrasounds, CT's and MRI's in the division of Abdominal Imaging with special interest in imaging of rectal cancer. Her areas of interest and expertise also  include high risk OB ultrasound and fetal MRI. 

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Sekhon's  educational interests are in women's imaging to educate trainees in all diagnostic modalities pertaining to obstetrics and gynecological problems.


Abdominal Imaging


M.B.B.S., Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India 2002

C.B.S.E., Delhi Public School, R K Puram, New Delhi, India 1996

Internship: Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville FL 2004-2005


Radiology, St. Francis Hospital, Evanston IL 2005-2009


Abdominal Imaging, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2009-2010

Board Certifications

American Board of Radiology, 2009

CA Medical Board, License, 2009

Professional Memberships

American Roentgen Ray Society

Radiologic Society of North America

Society of Abdominal Radiology

Select Recent Publications

McGahan JP, Cheang EC, Sekhon S, Gerscovich EO, James G, Boe NM, Wilson MD. The Extended Fetal Cardiac Examination: Is It Feasible in a High-Risk Practice? Ultrasound Q. 2019 Mar;35(1):16-20. doi: 10.1097/RUQ.0000000000000367.

Neufeld EA, Sekhon S, Gerscovich EO. Intra-renal splenosis mimicking a solid renal mass. Ultrasound. 2017 Aug;25(3):173-176. doi: 10.1177/1742271X17697752. 

Gerscovich EO, Sekhon S, Loehfelm TW, Greenspan A. Fetal ultrasound: Early diagnosis and natural evolution of proximal femoral focal deficiency. J Ultrason. 2017 Dec;17(71):294-298. doi: 10.15557/JoU.2017.0043. 

Gerscovich EO, Sekhon S, Loehfelm TW, Wootton-Gorges SL, Greenspan A. A reminder of peristalsis as a useful tool in the prenatal differential diagnosis of abdominal cystic masses. J Ultrason. 2017 Jun;17(69):129-132. doi: 10.15557/JoU.2017.0019. 

Early HM, McGahan JP, Scoutt LM, Revzin M, Lamba R, Corwin M, Fananapazir G, Sekhon S. Pitfalls of Sonographic Imaging of Uterine Leiomyoma. Ultrasound Q. 2016 Jun;32(2):164-74. doi: 10.1097/RUQ.0000000000000176.

Lamba R, Tanner DT, Sekhon S, McGahan JP, Corwin MT, Lall CG. Multidetector CT of Vascular Compression Syndromes in the Abdomen and Pelvis-Erratum. Radiographics. 2015 May-Jun;35(3):973. doi: 10.1148/rg.2015154007. 

Mar WA, Berggruen S, Atueyi U, Sekhon S, Garzon SA, Knuttinen MG, McGahan JP.  Ultrasound imaging of placenta accreta with MR correlation. Ultrasound Q. 2015 Mar;31(1):23-33. doi: 10.1097/RUQ.0000000000000127. 

Gerscovich EO, Corwin MT, Sekhon S, Runner GJ, Gandour-Edwards RF. Sonographic Appearance of Adnexal Torsion, Correlation with Other Imaging Modalities and Clinical History. Ultrasound Q. 2014 Mar;30(1):49-55. doi: 10.1097/RUQ.0000000000000049. 

Lamba R, Tanner DT, Sekhon S, McGahan JP, Corwin MT, Lall CG. Multidetector CT of vascular compression syndromes in the abdomen and pelvis. Radiographics. 2014 Jan-Feb;34(1):93-115. doi: 10.1148/rg.341125010. Review. Erratum in: Radiographics. 2015 May-Jun;35(3):973. 

Gerscovich EO, Sekhon S, Visis T, Di Loreto C. Fetal conversion of a 3-vessel to 2-vessel umbilical cord: sonographic depiction. J Ultrasound Med. 2013 Jul;32(7):1303-5. doi: 10.7863/ultra.32.7.1303.