Andres Rahal, MD, PhD

Musculoskeletal Radiologist

Dr. Rahal joined NationalRad in 2012. He is an assistant professor of musculoskeletal radiology at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, a position he has held since 2007.

Dr. Rahal has received numerous awards for his research and educational exhibits in the field of musculoskeletal radiology, including certificates of merit from the American Roentgen Ray Society (ASSR) and the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) and young investigator awards from the Society of Skeletal Radiology (SSR). In addition, Dr. Rahal’s work has appeared in publications such as Radiology, the American Journal of Radiology (AJR), the Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, and Foot and Ankle Specialist

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Education

Medical Degree 

+ Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud CES, Medellin, Colombia

Doctor of Philosophy in Radiologic Sciences

+ The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

Internship

+ The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

Residency

Diagnostic Radiology Residency

+ The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

Fellowship

Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellowship

+ The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

Certifications

+ American Board of Radiology

Professorships

+ Assistant Professor of Radiology - The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

Publications

  1. Loredo R, Rahal A, Garcia G & Metter DF. 2010. Imaging of the Diabetic Foot Diagnostic Dilemmas. Foot and Ankle Specialist. 3(249), 249-264.

Presentations

  1. Degenerative Spine Disease. Update.
    XI Simposio Internacional de Resonancia Magnetica, Instituto de Alta Tecnologia Medica, September 13-14, 2013, Cancun, Mexico
  2. Plexopathies. Magnetic resonance neurography.
    XI Simposio Internacional de Resonancia Magnetica, Instituto de Alta Tecnologia Medica, September 13-14, 2013, Cancun, Mexico
  3. Update spine MRI: 3T sequences for metal, diffusion and tractography.
    XI Simposio Internacional de Resonancia Magnetica, Instituto de Alta Tecnologia Medica, September 13-14, 2013, Cancun, Mexico
  4. What's new in spine trauma?
    XI Simposio Internacional de Resonancia Magnetica, Instituto de Alta Tecnologia Medica, September 13-14, 2013, Cancun, Mexico

Poster Presentations & Educational Exhibits

  1. Shoulder glenoid version on CT Scan: Using a plane axial to the scapula is critical for a precise measurement
    American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Meeting 2011, May 2011, Chicago, IL
  2. Ultrasound in early rheumatoid arthritis. How to perform a handand wrist ultrasound examination and common imaging findings
    American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Meeting 2011, May 2011, Chicago, IL
  3. Ultrasound in early rheumatoid arthritis. How to perform a hand and wrist ultrasound examination and common imaging findings
    Society of Skeletal Radiology (SSR) Meeting 2011, March 2011, Scottsdale, AZ
  4. Shoulder glenoid version on CT Scan: Using a plane axial to the scapula is critical for a precise measurement
    Society of Skeletal Radiology (SSR) Meeting 2011, March 2011, Scottsdale, AZ
  5. Off on the right foot: A pictorial exhibit on conventional radiology and MDCT of talar injuries | Wibskov J, Rahal A, Loredo RA & Garcia GM
    American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) 2009 Annual Meeting, April 2009, Boston, MA
  6. Ankle and foot fractures: Multidetector CT imaging versus plain film evaluation
    American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) 2009 Annual Meeting, April 2009, Boston, MA
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