Abdominal Radiology

Two scan illustrationsThe Division of Abdominal Radiology is a group of dedicated abdominal radiologists who specialize in all aspects of abdominal and pelvic disorders.  Abdominal disease expertise includes abdominal and pelvic malignancies, solid organ transplant evaluation, inflammatory bowel disease, and fertility imaging.  The division provides a full range of diagnostic examinations for UK HealthCare and its satellite centers, including inpatient and outpatient abdominal radiography, abdominopelvic CT and MR, ultrasound, and fluoroscopy.           

The abdominal radiologists at the University of Kentucky are recognized experts in abdominal and pelvic imaging with an active consultation service and close working relationships with the clinical services of UK HealthCare including liver and kidney transplant, hematology-oncology, trauma surgery, colorectal surgery, radiation oncology, and infectious disease. The division takes part in numerous multidisciplinary conferences to improve patient care.  The division provides dedicated teaching to medical students, residents, and fellows. 

Division Faculty


Andres Ayoob, MD

Associate Professor, Associate Dean for Curriculum and Assessment, Assistant Dean for Educational Faculty Development

Adrian Dawkins, MD, FRCR, MRCS

Associate Professor of Radiology, Vice Chair, Business Operations and Special Projects, Chief, Division of Abdominal Radiology, Medical Director of Community Radiology

Halemane Ganesh, MBBS, FRCR

Associate Professor of Radiology, Vice Chair, Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement, Medical Director - Diagnostic Radiology, UK HealthCare

Aman Khurana, MD

Assistant Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Engineering

James Te-An Lee, MD

Associate Professor of Radiology, Program Director, Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program

Arthur Lieber, MD

Professor of Radiology

Rashmi Nair, MBBS, MD

Associate Professor of Radiology, Magnetic Resonance Medical Director for University of Kentucky Health Care (UKHC)

Joseph Owen, MD

Associate Professor of Radiology, Discipline Coordinator of Radiology, Advanced Development Director of Radiology

Scott Stevens, MD, FACR

Associate Professor of Radiology

Kari WIlson, MD

Assistant Professor of Radiology