Dr. Alka Ashmita Singhal

Associate Director - Radiology Radiology and Imaging

About

Trained in diagnostic and medical ultrasound from UNSW, Sydney, Australia

Expert in thyroid and parathyroid imaging who has localized over 600 parathyroid nodules

Key areas of focus are endocrine imaging, obs-gynae & onco imaging, musculoskeletal, transplant and peripheral vascular dopplers

Dr Alka Singhal has over 25 years of global radiology experience and has worked and trained in Sydney, Australia and in the US. Her speciality areas are ultrasound for Thyroid Parathyroid, Obstetri..

Medical Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONSINSTITUTE / DEPARTMENTYEAR
RMSK (Musculoskeletal Ultrasound)Alliance for Physician Certification and Advancement, Rockville, USA2013
Doppler and Vascular ImagingAlliance for Physician Certification and Advancement, Rockville, USA2009
Fellowship in Medical UltrasoundUNSW, Sydney, Australia2001
DMUAustralian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine1999
DMRD (Radiodiagnosis)Sawai Man Singh Medical College & Hospital, Jaipur1997
MBBSSawai Man Singh Medical College & Hospital, Jaipur1993

Specialization and Expertise

  • Ultrasound Neck- thyroid, parathyroid, lymph node assessment and elastography
  • Obstetrics and gynaecology 3D, 4D and Doppler
  • Musculoskeletal imaging and CEUS
  • Hepatic, renal transplant and peripheral vascular dopplers

Memberships & Certifications

  • Indian College of Radiology and Imaging
  • Indian Society of Thyroid Surgeons
  • Muskuloskeletal Ultrasound Society
  • Indian Society of Paediatric Radiology
  • Indian Radiology & Imaging Association
  • Breast Imaging Society India
  • European Society of Radiology
  • Korean Society of Radiology
  • Indian Society of Oncology
  • Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Bharat Ratna Dr. Radhakrishnan Gold Medal Award, 2019
  • Best Talent Award for Faculty Talk on Parathyroid Ultrasound Imaging at Ultrafest, 2016

Publications

  • Thyroid Surgery Principles and Practice :   Imaging of Thyroid, 2020
  • EURORAD :   Mixed Gonadal Dysgenesis, 2018
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  • EURORAD :   Papillary thyroid carcinoma(PTC):Local recurrence post thyroidectomy, 2018
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  • Journal of Head & Neck Physicians and Surgeons :   Intrathyroidal Parathyroid Adenoma in Primary Hyperparathyroidism: Are We Overdiagnosing? Case Series and Learning Outcomes, 2018
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  • Indian Journal of Nuclear Medicine :   Unusually Large Brown tumor of Mandible in a Case of Secondary Hyperparathyroidism Mimicking Cherubism, 2018
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  • EURORAD :   Parathyroid adenoma diagnosed on ultrasound in a sestamibi negative patient of primary hyperparathyroidism, 2018
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  • Journal of Head & Neck Physicians and Surgeons :   Ectopic undescended left parathyroid adenoma: Diagnosed on ultrasound, 2017
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  • Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism :   Impact of preoperative imaging on surgical approach for primary hyperparathyroidism: Data from single institution in India, 2016
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