- State Associations:
- AOMA – Arizona
- Rajiv Tangri, D.O.
- Never expires.
How and When to Order Imaging for the Primary Care Physician
Assess when to order a CT scan or MRI with and/or without contrast
Evaluate the correct type of bone scan
Outline the protocol for ordering a PET/CT scan
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GRIEVANCE POLICY: The AOMA strives to provide continuing medical education programs to fulfill the needs of the attendees and to meet the AOA Uniform Guidelines and AOA Accreditation Requirements. Comments, questions, or complaints should be forwarded to AOMA Executive Director Josephine Zammuto, by calling the AOMA Office at 602-266-6699 or by mail to AOMA, 5150 N. 16th Street, Suite A-122, Phoenix, AZ 85016, or by email to [email protected].
|How and When to Order Imaging for the Primary Care Physician – Handout (7.2 MB)||37 Pages||Available after Purchase|
Rajiv Tangri, DO completed his medical school training in the inaugural class at Midwestern University, in Glendale, Arizona. His internship was in Internal Medicine at Northwestern University’s Evanston Hospital. His first residency was in Nuclear Medicine at Yale University. Following this, he did his second residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Columbia University’s affiliated St. Vincent’s Medical Center. Dr. Tangri was chief resident in both residencies, has taught nuclear medicine and radiology to residents and students, and is dual board certified in Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Radiology. He pursued the medical field to learn about the origin of pain. During his training, he learned that there are multifactorial origins of pain, and being able to discern the origins of pain with noninvasive imaging has been rewarding. Dr. Tangri likes to hike, bike, and enjoy Arizona’s natural beauty in his free time.
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